The wedding of Mary Pauline Prendergast and Patrick Joseph Giles
The wedding of Mary Pauline Prendergast and Patrick Joseph Giles
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
On 16th August 1960, Paddy married Pauline. The following article appeared in the Munster Express, describing the wedding: GILES-PRENDERGAST The marriage took place with Nuptial Mass and Papal Blessing at the Church of the Assumption, Piltown last week of Mr.Patrick Giles, William Street, Carrick-on-Suir and Miss Pauline Prendergast, Three Bridges, Carrick-on-Suir. The ceremony was performed by Rev.Fr.Phelan, C.C. Mr John OBrien, was best man and the bride was attended by Miss Ann Nolan (cousin of the groom) and Miss Nan Quinn. A reception took place at the Ormonde Hotel, Clonmel, where many friends and relatives of the newly married couple were entertained. During the ceremony, the bride was attired in a white ballet length frock, with matching headdress, and carried a bouquet of red carnations. The bridesmaids wore lavender brocade ballet length frocks. Both the bride and groom are extremely popular figures in Carrick-on-Suir. The honeymoon is being spent in Dublin. These are the photos of that wedding, and of the subsequent honeymoon in Dublin...
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The bride and groom