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Sligo in mourning following sudden passing of local basketball icon John McGowan

Widespread sadness in the town and beyond following the death of former basketball player and coach and GAA club player, John McGowan

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The late John McGowan.

The late John McGowan.

The St Mary’s GAA team that won the All-Ireland Seven-A-Side title in 1980. Back L/R John McGowan, Barnes Murphy, Mick Barrett, Gerry Monaghan, Ger Hennigan. Front L/R Cathal O’Donnell, Tommy Carroll, Jim Kent, Eamon Delahunt.

The St Mary’s GAA team that won the All-Ireland Seven-A-Side title in 1980. Back L/R John McGowan, Barnes Murphy, Mick Barrett, Gerry Monaghan, Ger Hennigan. Front L/R Cathal O’Donnell, Tommy Carroll, Jim Kent, Eamon Delahunt.

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The late John McGowan.

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The funeral of a very well-known Sligo sportsman will take place on Thursday morning.

Tributes have been pouring in following the sad passing of the late John McGowan of Highfield Road


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