Community stunned at Stephen’s death

MANY people have been moved by Lance Corporal Stephen McKee’s death in Afghanistan last week to leave tributes with the Leader. Here is a selection of them:

Lynsey Leighton

Rest in peace Stephen. Prayers and thoughts are with whole family to get them through hard days ahead.

Garth Wills

Rest in peace Stephen , Our thoughts are with you and the family at this sad time.

Michelle Copeland

RIP Stephen. A true gentleman and hero. My thoughts are with Carley, Heather and Bobby and the family circle at this very sad time.

Leah Hilditch

R.I.P Stephen. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family circle. You are a true Banbridge hero. God bless.

Philip Mackey

Rest in Peace mate, you were an absolute gentleman. My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family circle at this tragic time. Faugh a Ballagh brave Ranger.

Leanne Loney

Words just can’t express how anyone is feeling at this sad time! You are a true hero and a gentleman! My thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends both here and in the RIR ‘Safe in the arms of Jesus’

Ciara Currans

RIP Stephen! Lest we Forget!

Michelle Cummins

RIP my thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family circle

Allyson Morrow

RIP Stephen - a very brave young man, our thoughts with all the family