Lily passes away at the age of 100

Lily McCusker, the mother of the late Upper Bann MP Harold McCusker and current UUP Mayor Colin McCusker, has passed away at the age of 100.

She died on July 12 at Mahon Hall Nursing Home. A service took place on Wednesday (July 16) at 11am in Malcomson’s Funeral Home followed by interment in Lurgan Cemetery.

Lily was born and reared on the family farm at Moore’s Hill, Milltown, in a townland called Edenballycoggle between Waringstown and Donacloney.

She was the beloved wife of the late Jim and loving mother of Ronald and the late Harold.

Colin is one of six grandchildren - the others are Graeme, Moore, James, Janice, Elaine. Lily also had 15 great grandchildren and wide family circle of nephews and nieces.