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17/10/2021

Late Peter Kelly lauded as a proud Longford man and honourable politician

Fine Gael's Cllr Micheál Carrigy pays tribute to a politician who put Longford to the fore

Late Peter Kelly lauded as a proud Longford man and honourable politician

Members of Longford ICMSA Executive protesting outside the Dáil, with Pat O'Rourke (President ICMSA) & the late Peter Kelly TD.

Fine Gael's Cllr Micheál Carrigy has lauded the late Fianna Fáil TD and councillor, Peter Kelly, as a proud Longford man and honourable politician.

Cllr Carrigy stated, "I was deeply saddened to hear of the untimely death of the late Peter Kelly RIP.

"Peter was a well known proud Longford man who always worked to the best of his ability for his constituents.

"I knew Peter before I got involved in politics and I have always found him to be a fine, decent and honourable family man who worked so that Longford would be to the fore.

"That is the attribute of a fine honourable politician.

"I extend my sympathies to his wife Maura, his children and his extended family and friends. RIP."

Also read: Late Peter Kelly: Fianna Fáil in Longford has lost a loyal and valued member

Gallery | Late Peter Kelly served the people of Longford with great distinction

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