Derry Gael Leaves Behind Remarkable Fundraising Legacy
County Derry Post|Tues 5 March 2018

Derry Gael Leaves Behind Remarkable Fundraising Legacy

Caoimhe Hegarty

THE family of a County Derry man, who sadly passed away less than two weeks ago, are planning to hold one final charity event to conclude his incredible fundraising efforts.

84 year-old Henry McGlone, who passed away on February 23 following a short illness, leaves behind a remarkable fundraising legacy.

The father-of-four had dedicated the past 15 years of his life to raising funds for Marie Curie Nursing Care.

This was a cause which was particularly close to Henry’s heart and his late wife, Ellen’s, who later passed away from cancer.

Over the years, Henry raised over £157,000 for the charity.

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