Rooskey Community News



Please pray for the repose of the soul of Mary McKee, mother of Sean McKee, whose funeral mass took place last week in Tyrone. May she rest in peace.

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Richard Haynes, father of Linda Geelan, Carrigeen, whose funeral mass took place in England recently. May he rest in peace.

21st birthday

Congratulations to Daniel Duffy, Lavagh, on his recent 21st birthday celebrations.

Rooskey Church Fundraising activities

A table quiz in aid of the fundraising effort will take place this Friday in the Kon Tiki bar at 9pm. Table of four is €40. A cake sale will take place after 12 noon mass this coming Sunday in the old school, Rooskey. Please support.

Sell out drama nights

Two sell out nights took place at the Kilglass Gaels centre over the weekend for their two one act plays, ‘A night to remember’ and ‘The Romantic Lover’. Congratulations to everyone who gave their time over the past few months and well done to all involved. Remember to support our neighbouring thespians in Tarmon and Bornacoola in their upcoming plays.


Congratulations to Andrew Harte, Slattabeg, and Australia, on his recent engagement to Denise.


The death occurred on Friday last of Tom Tully Snr, Slatta. Tom’s funeral mass took place to Slatta church on Monday followed by burial in Scramogue cemetery. To his wife Kitty, sons Clem and Thomas Jnr, daughters Laura, Catherine and Claire we extend our deepest sympathies, also to his grandchildren and extended family and friends. May his gentle soul rest in peace.

Golden Wedding anniversary

Congratulations to James and Betty Cox, Legan, on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.