GREAT SENSE OF LOSS AT DEATH OF BENRAW WOMAN

OBITUARY: Miss Sarah McCracken

THERE was sadness and a great sense of loss on Tuesday, 11th March, at the passing of Miss Sarah McCracken, which occurred at Craigavon Area Hospital.

Sarah was in her 84th year and was the daughter of the late William John and Agnes McCracken.

Born in the townland of Slievenaboley, she moved to Benraw at an early age and spent the rest of her life there.

Sarah attended Ballymackilreiny School and on leaving she spent her working life on the farm.

The funeral was from her home to Leitrim Presbyterian Church on Thursday, 13th March. The Rev Bill Parker officiated and Sarah was buried in the adjoining churchyard.

She is survived by her brother Joe, sister-in-law Eileen, nephews and nieces and the wider family circle.