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Adams expresses sadness at death of Frank McCourt

21 July, 2009 - by Pat Sheehan


Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams MP MLA has expressed his deep sadness at the death of Frank McCourt and has extended his condolences to Frank’s wife Ellen, his daughter Maggie and his brothers and family circle and friends.

Mr. Adams said:

‘Frank McCourt was an exceptional teacher and natural storyteller.

He was a gifted and inspiring writer and his books revealed aspects of life in Ireland which touched the hearts of millions.

I want to extend on my behalf and that of Sinn Féin our deep sadness at his death and extend our sincerest condolences to Frank’s wife Ellen, his daughter Maggie and his brothers and family circle and friends.” CRÍOCH

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