Saturday 24 March 2018

Former wife of late Jackie Healy-Rae passes away

The late Jackie Healy Rae
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The former wife of the late politician Jackie Healy-Rae has died.

Julie Healy passed away this morning.

She was married to the Kerry politician before they separated in 1977.

The couple ran a pub together after they returned from America and raised six children; sons Danny, John, Denis and Michael, and daughters Joan and Rosemary.

Mr Jackie Healy-Rae passed away in December 2014 aged 83 after a long illness.

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