Lattin Cullen



Sympathy is extended to John Hughes, Longstone, on the death of his brother, Eddie, a former Garda-Sergeant, who resided in Celbridge, county Kildare.

The death has occurred of Mai Bourke, Knockordan, Lattin. She is survived by her sons Noel and Michael, daughter-in-law Carmel, grandchildren Kevin and Rachel, brother, sister, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Requiem Mass was celebrated in the Church of the Assumption, Lattin, followed by burial in the local cemetery.

The death has also occurred in St. Anthony’s Nursing Home, Pallasgreen, of Maureen Deere (née Ryan L), wife of the late Patsy of Deerpark, Shronell, Tipperary. She is survived by her nephews, nieces, sisters-in-law, her carer Eileen, relatives and friends. Following Requiem Mass in the Church of the Assumption, Lattin, burial took place in Doon Cemetery.


Cullen A Team was defeated by 5-3 after extra-time away to Ballingarry in last Sunday week’s Paddy Purtill Cup quarter-final. The B team, with goals from Chris Power, James Riordan and Marrtin Murphy, shared the points with Tipperary Town B Team. Last Sunday the A team again faced Ballingarry Albion in a Division One game and this time emerged victorious by 3-2. The B Team were, however, defeated away to Two-Mile-Borris by 2 -1. Next Sunday, the A Team will travel to Two-Mile-Borris for the Division One Shield semi-final, while the B Team will play St Kierans in the Division Four Shield final.


Fundraising for Knockainey National School continues on January 27 at the Community Centre with a monster 45 Drive. Play at 8.30pm, tickets cost E10 on the night, from any committee member or directly from John MacNamara 0868277622 or Gerardine O’Riordan 0877800046.


Ladies Football Training - U12/14 training Friday 6.30pm to 7.45pm. U14/16 training Sunday at 12noon. New players always welcome for all ages.

Junior Ladies - held an AGM last Friday. Timmy Crotty remained on as Chairperson, with a new Secretary Catriona Kenny. Congrats to Mary Leahy and Paul Kelly on their recent engagement.

Sympathies - At a recent meeting of Lattin/ Cullen G.A.A. Club a vote of sympathy was passed to the following: The Morrissey family, Glenbane, on the death of Jody; The Condon family, Shronell, on the death of Liam; the Ryan family, Garrydoolis on the death of Christopher; the Bourke family, Knockordan, on the death of May; the relatives of Maureen Deere, Shronell; the family of the late Michael O’Dwyer, Bohercrowe, Emly Road and Ballycohey; Mairead Maguire and Aileen Kiely on the death of their uncle; the Connery family, Ballinamorsough, on the death of Josie Harkins.

Lotto - Lotto draw took place in Quinlan’s, Cullen. Jackpot E15,300. Numbers Drawn: 4, 12, 22, 23 No Winner. Lucky Dip Winners: John Ryan, Ballyrobin; James O’Donnell, Ballymarsough; Kieran Kelly, Cashel; Breda Doherty, Ardlamon.

Jackpot will roll over to E15,500e for next draw on January 28.

Obituary Error - The club would like to apologise for a clerical error made in omitting club stalwart Jimmy Breen RIP from the obituaries sent to the Tipperary GAA Yearbook 2012.