The young teenager who died at the weekend, following a tractor accident in the Scardaune area of Claremmoris on Saturday evening, will be laid to rest today (Thurs).
13 year old Kyle Pilbrow of Bushfield, Hollymount was the driver and sole occupant of the tractor, which overturned.
He was a first year student in St Colman’s College, Claremorris
In a statement published online, the college says “the school community is “deeply saddened” by the sudden death.
“Kyle will be remembered for his lovely personality, his friendly smile and his pleasant demeanour.
“We will all miss him terribly as a school community and we are keeping his mam and dad and his three brothers, Ethan, Alex and Morgan, in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time.
“May Kyle’s gentle soul rest in peace.”
His remains will arrive to Church of the Immaculate Conception, Roundfort, Hollymount, for Funeral Mass at 2pm this afternoon and he will be laid to rest afterwards in Roundfort Cemetery.
Funeral Mass will be streamed live on the Roundfort, Robeen and Carras facebook page.
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