So glad it was such great success!
Marge in Southern California
Golden, Sullivan, Kelly, Shea, O'Connor in Kerry and Connecticut
Fee, Cassidy, Gilbride in Fermanagh, Cavan and Connecticut
Lynch in Kildare, Limerick and Connecticut
Walsh, Stackpole, Garry, Donovan, Doyle, Clowney/Clooney, King in Kildare
----- On Jul 29, 2019, at 4:03 PM, Viola Wiggins vmaw3434(a)gmail.com wrote:
Yes. Rob, I'm back off the tiles again!
Thanks to everyone . I had a Ball meeting people I'd not seen for years including a
lady I'd been to School with who was back home from Scotland, where she now lives.
A retired Priest in Civies (no dog collar or black suit. Didn't recognise him but his
face looked familiar. He had 4 young children with him. The white hair triggered my
memory! Father Comeskey (? sp)! The children were his G'nephews and G'nieces. We
had a great reunion.
The full Totals are not yet in but the Target amount has been passed and still more
donations on their way!
I'm so pleased for the lady who has spent at least four months organising it and I
felt privileged to be able to sit and sell Raffle Tickets for her all afternoon.
I watched the tired children depart with their families all with broad smiles.
The clock had gone back 70 years for 2019 children.
It was funny to see them trying to milk a "mock cow" for 2 minutes. The
'milk' was measured and recorded with the child's name.
And the one with the most fluid in the bucket was presented with a prize at the end of
The Home Makers won the Cup. The Heart Breakers were broken hearted!
Yes the Target was definitely passed in more ways than one and our prayers were truly
answered. Just a few spots of rain but it was a little breezy!
Sent from my iPad
Email preferences: http://bit.ly/rootswebpref
Privacy Statement: https://ancstry.me/2JWBOdY
Terms and Conditions:
Rootsweb Blog: http://rootsweb.blog
RootsWeb is funded and supported by Ancestry.com
and our loyal RootsWeb community