Tomorrow’s Senior Championship conflict between Glenfin and MacCumhaills has been postponed in gentle of the premature loss of life of Gareth Martin.
The favored Glenfin clubman, a former participant and supervisor, handed away abruptly on Wednesday morning.
The Donegal GAA CCC mentioned 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 beneath his care,” a Donegal GAA spokesperson mentioned.
The MacCumhaills membership confirmed, as a mark of respect, their 5km race which was because 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 mentioned.
“We particularly have in mind his daughter, Courtney O’Brien, former senior girls participant, at this tough 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 associates and neighbours.
His stays will repose at his dwelling from 2 pm till 8 pm at the moment, 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.
Resulting from technical difficulties with the Parish Webcam, the stay stream may be considered on Craig’s Media Fb Web page.
Championship conflict postponed following sudden loss of life of Gareth Martin was final modified: September 1st, 2023 by