Newtownforbes native dies in
New Zealand

A memorial service was held at St Mary’s Church in Newtownforbes last Sunday to celebrate the life of Garrowhill native, Sinead Clarke who died suddenly in New Zealand on April 22 last.

A memorial service was held at St Mary’s Church in Newtownforbes last Sunday to celebrate the life of Garrowhill native, Sinead Clarke who died suddenly in New Zealand on April 22 last.

The 32-year-old daughter of Patsy and Breda was residing in the Mount Albert area of Auckland when she passed away unexpectedly last month, and a cremation service has since taken place in the the capital city of New Zealand.

Born and reared in the picturesque south Longford village, Sinead was well known in the Newtownforbes area and her family are held in high esteem in the locality. She is survived by her heartbroken parents, brothers Gerard and John; uncles, aunts, cousins, and large circle of friends. May she Rest in Peace.