A Galway farmer who died following a fatal farm accident will be laid to rest today (Friday, July, 20th).
54-year-old Patricia Newell, from Curracuggeen, Headford, Co. Galway was tending cattle in a field when she sustained fatal injuries.
The incident occurred between 6am and 12.45pm on Monday. She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body was removed to UHG for a post-mortem examination.
Her remains reposed at Carey’s Funeral Home, Claran Road, Headford yesterday evening from 5-8pm. Her funeral mass will take place in St Patrick and Cuana Church Kilcoona at 11am, which will be followed by burial at Donaghpatrick Cemetery.