Funeral for McGinley children takes place this morning

by Padraig Conlon

The funeral mass of the three children who were found dead in Newcastle will take place this morning in Rathcoole.  

The three children, Conor (9), Darragh (7) and Carla (3) McGinley were discovered at around 7.45pm last Friday at Parson’s Court, Newcastle by responding gardaí. 

A Mass of the Angels will be held in the Church of The Holy Family, Rathcoole at 11.00 am followed by burial in Newcastle Cemetery.

The chief celebrant will be Father Kevin Doherty while Father John Gilligan will concelebrate the mass.

The children’s mother Deirdre Morley (43) appeared in court charged with the murder of the three children on Wednesday. 

She has been remanded in custody until 5 February.

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