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- Published: 27 December 2014 27 December 2014
Flo Barker writes:
Des McGarry of the Toberdoney affix, passed away, aged 85, in Wigton near Carlisle just before Christmas. Although Des was primarily known for his pointers, his first dogs were Irish Setters which he worked and showed in Ireland, notably Ch Toberdoney Neula. He also awarded CCs in Irish in the UK and judged them at Crufts Des’s funeral will take place at 13:00 on 8th January at St Cuthbert's Church, Burnfoot, Wigton, Cumbria CA7 9HU.
Family flowers only, with donations to the Eden Valley Hospice and the Cumbria Air Ambulance being handled by Michael Walsh Funeral Directors, 22 Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7JH. Tel: 01228 514000. He will be sadly missed.
On behalf of you all, we send our sincere good wishes to his family at this sad time.