Oneida County AOH Celebrates Easter Rising Centenary

 

another angle on attendees awaiting presentation ceremony

The AOH joined with other Irish organizations to commemorate The Easter Rising Centenary

     

     Over 165 enthused members of the Central New York Irish Community joined together at the luxurious Hart’s Hill Inn in Whitesboro, New York on April 29th to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Easter Uprising in Ireland and honor those who have served the local Irish community.

 

 

Mark Sisti, Jim and Diana O’ Looney, Kevin Kearney, Pat Dugan and Chief Russell Brooks were honored at the event.

The sponsoring coalition consisted of members from The John C Devereux Division #1 Oneida County, Ladies of Knock Chapter LAOH, the Emerald Society, Great American Irish Festival and Craobh Dugan.

 

Jim O’Looney receives a healing from Father Salerno at the Mass which was held at Our Lady of Lourdes in Utica.