An Irish widow has issued a heartfelt plea to the public to help her locate a much-loved bracelet that she lost in Athlone.
The bracelet was a gift from Elaine Bowens' late husband Pa.
He was tragically killed in a freak accident in October 2015 as he was helping erecting the lights for his mother's funeral.
He was just 44-years-old.
Pa's passing came after a difficult few years for the Bowens family.
Elaine, had been diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour in August 2014. She had surgery to remove it and the couple and their two young children were embracing a positive and fresh start in life before Pa's fatal accident.
"It's been tough but I have to keep going and be strong and do everything I can... but [losing] this bracelet has really set me back," said Elaine when speaking to the Anton Savage Show on TodayFM.
The heartbroken mother-of-two lost the bracelet on March 29 in Athlone Town.
Can everyone do me a massive favour. I lost a bracelet today in Athlone similar to this. It had round diamonds. My late...