Milltown Foróige project to remember lives lost

Prayer service this Thursday

Milltown Foróige project to remember lives lost

File photo: Milltown Church

A very special prayer service will take place in Milltown this Thursday, November 2, at 7pm.

The young people in Milltown Foroige have worked to create a special place of remembrance and quiet contemplation at the cemetery for the families of infants who died before, during and after birth but before they were baptised.

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Buried here also are victims of suicide and strangers who died while passing through the community and had no family to bury them.

The teenagers designed a plaque which will be unveiled in the Garden of Remembrance, and will plant a beautiful tree to represent the lives lost.

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