Memory of former mayor of Killarney commemorated

The memory of a former mayor of Killarney has been commemorated in the town.

The roundabout at the junction of Lewis Road and St Anne’s Road in Killarney was dedicated to the memory of the late Paudie O’Connor.

Mr O’Connor was a former mayor of Killarney and a well-known sportsman.

Speaking at the event, Cathaoirleach of Killarney Cllr John Sheahan said Mr O’Connor was highly regarded in politics and remembered as one of Irish basketball’s greatest players.

His brother Seamie said it is a huge honour for the O’Connor family.