Rita Canavan (Auntie Rita) was born on the 29th. May 1922 .
She married Christy Dunne in 1948,and they had 4 children, Philomena, James, Mary, and Christy Jnr.
When first married they lived in Irishtown, and then they moved to Santry were she lived until her death on the 19th. of November 2001 aged 79.
Rita and her sister Nannie Rita and her sister bridie
Rita and Bridie
Rita, Bridie, and my brother Thomas Lorenzo Bridie, and her sisters Kathleen, and Rita (this was taken on her confirmation day)
Rita with my brothers Jerry, Pat,and Pat Canavan Rita and Aunt Nellie ( Mattie's wife )
1948 Christy and Rita Christy and Rita with relations Bridget and Billy McGragh
Uncle Christy's Holy Communion, and Confirmation day
Rita, Christy, my brother John and Bridie Jacqueline, James, Mary, and Christy
Philomena and myself Rita, Philomena, and Bridie Philomena
Mary and James James and Christy Jnr. Mary
Mary Christy and James
Philomena James Mary Christy
Jacqueline, Philomena, and James Rita, Christy, Philomena,and friends
Rita and Patrick Culleton ( our son ) Mary and Patrick
Christy and Carol and their daughter Melissa
Christy, Melissa, Carol, and her parents Mr. and Mrs. Quinn
2 types of transport for Christy
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