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HUGE FUNERAL TRIBUTE TO GAA PLAYER WHO DIED IN CRASH NEAR ‘BLAYNEY

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10 Aug 2012 Comments Off on HUGE FUNERAL TRIBUTE TO GAA PLAYER WHO DIED IN CRASH NEAR ‘BLAYNEY

By PATSY McARDLE SEVERAL hundred GAA players and supporters from all over the North and the Republic, travelled to South Armagh on Thursday last for a final funeral tribute to the promising young Crossmaglen Rangers’ Gaelic Football Club under-16 and minor team player, Ciaran McKenna, who died in a car crash early on Monday morning of last week. Traffic between Castleblayney and Crossmaglen was diverted as hundreds joined the cortege from the 17-year-old’s family home at Culloville Road to St. Patrick’s Church, Crossmaglen, for the requiem ...