Tributes paid to brother of former Longford ICA Federation President

Tributes paid to brother of former Longford ICA Federation President

Tributes have been paid  to  the brother of former Longford Federation ICA President May Campbell following a tragic accident in Mayo over the August Bank Holiday.

Christy Gallagher (51) of Thallabawn, Louisburg was herding sheep on the Mweelrea Mountain on July 30 last  when he fell from a ledge and sustained fatal injuries.

His funeral took place at The Church of the Holy Family, Killeen on August 3  followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

 He is survived by his wife Peggy, daughter Danielle; sons Tom, Jeffrey and Shane; mother Nora; brothers Tommy-Joe, Padraic and John; sisters Mary-Alice, May, Rosaleen, Noreen, Eda, and Sally; grandchildren Lilah-Rose and Poppy-James, extended family, neighbours and a large circle of friends.