Many thanks to all those who took part in the recent mass which took place for the deceased members of the De La Salle Scout Pipe Band in St. Benildus on Sunday 21st of November last. The ceremony was followed by a remembrance service which began with David Rogers, Group Leader laying a wreath at the graveside of Ted Ryan, a former member of the band. During the service, the pipe band played a number of tunes including the Mistral Boy, Abide with Me and Amazing Grace.
Piper, Tom Casey also read out a roll call and paid tribute to the deceased members of the band: Billy Barr, Mickey Brennan, Mossy Burke, Archie Colcloughy, Bernie Colcloughy, Bernie Doherty, Paddy Duffin, Mick Fennelly, Billy Hearne, Tommy Jackman, Frankie King, Mick King, Derry Kavanagh, John Kennedy, Kevin O’Gorman, Eddie O’Callaghan, Buddie O’Dea, Ted Ryan, Wattie Walsh, Liam Walsh, Paddy Walsh, Br. Edmund, Packie McCabe, Louis Murphy, Ted Quigley, Jim O’Brien and all others whose names we did not mention. This was followed by a minutes silence. There are some more images on our Pipe Band page.