Memo­rial Pat O’Reilly trac­tor run

Irish Examiner - Farming - - MACRA -

Prepa­ra­tions are well un­der way for the Pat O’Reilly Memo­rial Trac­tor Run, due to start from Kil­murry, Co Clare, on Sun­day, Oc­to­ber 22. Sixmile­bridge-Kil­murry Macra mem­bers are ex­tremely grate­ful to the O’Reilly fam­ily for al­low­ing the event to be named af­ter Pat, with pro­ceeds go­ing to Mil­ford Hos­pice. Staff at the fa­cil­ity took great care of Pat in his fi­nal days. Sixmile­bridge-Kil­murry Macra mem­bers will be call­ing to lo­cal shops and busi­ness with spon­sor­ship cards and fly­ers to pro­mote the event over the com­ing weeks.

Pat, a for­mer Macra mem­ber, was a very pro­gres­sive farmer who reg­u­larly held farm walks. He was chair­man of the lo­cal mart and highly re­spected amongst of the com­mu­nity. Full de­tails of the event on the Sixmile­bridge-Kil­murry Macra Face­book page.

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