Sadness at the death of Johnny Beary
THERE is widespread sadness this week following the death of Johnny Beary on Sunday.
Johnny (73) from Francis Street was well known in Wexford through his work with the Friary and he was also a member of the St Patrick’s Fife and Drum band.
Johnny worked in the Franciscan Friary for over 35 years in the office and he also president of the Secular Franciscan Order for a time.
In addition to working in the office at the Friary, Johnny also acted as a guide in the Friary and was an active participant during all activities there.
Married to Margaret, the cou- ple have two children, Patrick and John.
A keen rugby fan Johnny loved watching matches on the television and he had enjoyed a trip to Cardiff to watch a match in 2015 after his 70th birthday.
Johnny’s funeral Mass takes place in Rowe Street Church on Friday morning.
The late Johnny Beary.