April 21, 2024

Tomorrow’s Senior Championship conflict between Glenfin and MacCumhaills has been postponed in mild of the premature dying of Gareth Martin.

The favored Glenfin clubman, a former participant and supervisor, handed away instantly on Wednesday morning. 

The Donegal GAA CCC stated it determined to postpone this weekend’s senior and reserves video games following a request from CLG Glenfin. 

“We want to categorical our heartfelt condolences to Gareth’s household, spouse Denise, daughter Courtney, sons Alex, Jude and Louie, mother and father Geraldine and Francie together with the prolonged Martin and Whoriskey household and to his membership members, fellow gamers and groups below his care,” a Donegal GAA spokesperson stated.

The MacCumhaills membership confirmed, as a mark of respect, their 5km race which was as a consequence of happen final night and Household Enjoyable Day tomorrow have been postponed to a later date.

“Our ideas and prayers are with the Martin household and Glenfin GAA Membership at this tragic time,” a membership spokesperson stated.

“We particularly be mindful his daughter, Courtney O’Brien, former senior girls participant, at this troublesome time. Ar dhèis Dè go raibh a anam.”

In the meantime, Cappry Rovers additionally confirmed it has postponed all membership actions till additional discover.

The late Mr Martin is survived by his loving spouse Denise, daughter Courtney, sons Alex, Jude and Louie. He additionally leaves behind his mother and father, Geraldine and Francie, sister  Karina (Billy), Tara (James), Jordan (Enda), grandmother Mary Martin, mom and father in regulation, Denis and Mary Whoriskey (and predeceased by his sister Nicola, grandparents and Uncle Sean), nieces and nephews Lauren, Dáire, Abaigh and Evie, all aunts and uncles, cousins, prolonged household, shut buddies and neighbours. 

His stays will repose at his house from 2 pm till 8 pm as we speak, with Rosary at 8 pm. Household time from after the Rosary and on the morning of the funeral. The funeral Mass will happen tomorrow at 2 pm in The Church of Our Girl of Perpetual Succour, Glenfin, with burial afterwards in Cill Mhuire Cemetery.

As a result of technical difficulties with the Parish Webcam, the reside stream might be considered on Craig’s Media Fb Web page.


Championship conflict postponed following sudden dying of Gareth Martin was final modified: September 1st, 2023 by Employees Author