The sudden death took place on Sunday morning of Packie Martin of Drumoghill, Manorcunningham.
Aged 80 years, the late Mr. Martin worked for a long number of years as a labourer and was a popular personality in the locality.
His remains were removed to St. Columba’s Church in Drumoghill from where his funeral will take place this afternoon, Tuesday, at 2.p.m. He will be laid to rest in the adjoining cemetery.
He is survived by his brothers, Sean and Malachy, Drumoghill, and Jim, Kilmacrenan, and by three sisters who reside in England.