Death of popular Laghey publican

The village of Laghey and the surrounding areas was in a state of shock yesterday afternoon as the news of the death of the popular publican John O’Carolan of O’Carolan’s in Laghey emerged.

The village of Laghey and the surrounding areas was in a state of shock yesterday afternoon as the news of the death of the popular publican John O’Carolan of O’Carolan’s in Laghey emerged.

John had become ill just prior to the weekend and passed away late yesterday afternoon. Details of the funeral arrangements are not available at the time of going to press.

John is survived by his partner Geraldine and daughter Molly, parents PJ and Ethna, brother Stephen and sisters Fidelma, Sandra and Angela and a wide circle of friends.