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Sunday 26 March 2017

Creighton's dad is laid to rest

THE father of Dublin South East TD Lucinda Creighton was laid to rest in his native Claremorris, Co Mayo, yesterday.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Health Minister Dr James Reilly and former Taoiseach John Bruton were among the huge crowd of mourners at the funeral of former bookmaker John Creighton over the weekend.

Mr Creighton was laid to rest in St Colman's Cemetery following Requiem Mass at 1pm yesterday.

He is survived by his wife, Mary, daughters Lucinda and Niamh, and five grandchildren.

Irish Independent

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