Every week Anne shares what’s happening in Clontarf – comings and goings, news and notes, bits and pieces. Think of it as an old-fashioned newspaper column…
July 10, 2011
The Annual St. Malachy Summerfest!
September 9, 2010
- Anne will be representing Swift County at the National Association of Towns & Township’s Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. next week! Anne has been township clerk of Clontarf for ten years. Congratulations!!!!!
- Virgil Thielke, 72, passed away earlier this week. His funeral is Friday at Our Redeemer’s Luthern Church. Obit was in West Central Tribune Thursday. He was mayor, chief of police, and a firefighter when he lived in Clontarf.
August 19, 2010
Scroll down to the comments to read Anne’s news on recent Clontarf events!
July 29, 2010
- There is a crane in Clontarf today to assemble a new leg tower to Johnson Fertilizer. Anne is there right now taking pictures…
- A great-grandson of Simon Conaty was in town on Monday to check out his great-grandfather’s handiwork. Simon Conaty was the head carpenter on the building of the present-day St. Malachy Catholic Church in 1896. Great-grandson appreciated the fine state of the Church. (more to follow on this story…)
July 22, 2010
- This past week three ladies vacationing in Starbuck stopped in at Clontarf to see if they could find information on Conlogue relatives. Unfortunately, they didn’t run into Anne, but Scott and Marilyn directed them to the Prairie Pub for the Wednesday special. If you are out there ladies, read this, and get in touch with us!
- Last summer, three Kelley siblings visited Clontarf seeking information on Gilronans and Kelleys. I wonder if this is one of their Kelley ancestors?
- Dave & Deann (Chamberlain) Johnson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on August 15th at the Parish Hall in Clontarf, 1-4pm.