Page 51 - Support Magazine Winter 2017
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                                                                   BY VERA FRISBY

          Annetha Loughran, Fr. Brendan O’Sullivan, Rev. Linda
                 Frost and Cathriona Charles
           Readings and prayers were read by
        branch members and all present         Ann Power & John Joe Bagge, (Newtown fundraisiing committee) presents a cheque for €3,000 to Ray Halligan,
                                              representing Waterford IKA branch (l-r): Tony Fitzgerald, Ann Power, Kevin Walsh, Mary Bagge, Ray Halligan, Martin
        placed lighted candles on the table at
                                                    McNamara and John Joe Bagge. The money was raised from a family fun field day and raffle.
        the top of the room.
           We thank all who participated and
        wish everyone good health for the

                                             Pictured at Bridgie Terries where a cheque for €4,411 was presented to the Waterford IKA branch are (front, l-r) Aaron
                                             Hayes, Michael Daly, who on behalf of Bridgie Terries presented the cheque to Mary Moynihan, IKA, Conor O’Mahony
                                             and Sarah Hayes; (back) Chopper Hayes, Conor Hayes, Nicky Hayes, Maria Cliff, Tom Veale, Pat Connors and Fiona
                                             Power, who organised the event.
                                             We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our members and helpers
                                             who continue to make our fundraising events so successful, without you
                                             these occasions would not happen. Thank you to everyone who helped and
                                             supported our branch during the year.

                                               Madrigallery Chamber Choir, Waterford presented a cheque to our branch
                                             part of the proceeds from a lunch time concert held during the summer.
                                               Thank you to Fiona Power, Bridgie Terries, The Pike Dungarvan, for
                                             organising a ‘Head Shave’ in October, raising a substantial sum of money for
                                             our branch. ‘Thank you’ Fiona and everyone involved in this event

                                               We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the family of the late
                                             Nuala Dunford, may she rest in peace.
                                               We also extend our sympathy to families and friends who lost loved ones
                                             during the year, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

                                             CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
                                               We extend Christmas greetings to Sr. Brenda and all the staff at the Renal
                                             Dialysis Unit, Waterford. ‘Thank you’ for all the care you give our patients
                                             throughout the year, it is very much appreciated.
                                               We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our patients, members,
                                             families and friends a healthy and happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year.
               Helena, Niamh and Siobhan O’Neill
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