Wednesday 17 January 2018

Karen's heartbroken parents John and Marian find strength to join vigil

Adam Cullen

Adam Cullen

The pain was palpable. Grief etched across both their faces, John Buckley leaned across to his wife Marian and tenderly kissed her forehead.

Then with their son Kieran, who had travelled all the way from Australia to be at their side, the Buckley family gripped one another in a heart-wrenching embrace, and wept.

Marian cried uncontrollably as she told the event organiser that she "still could not believe what had happened".

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