Tributes for Mike Kelly

We share below tributes for Mike Kelly.  A mighty tree has just fallen in our forest so as we grieve this loss, we pause to remember the great contribution Mike has made to our Dominican whanau. See below for tributes from Susan Healy and Jenny Collins. Dominican Group – tribute from Jenny Collins  Mike and Jenny were part of a group – largely from St Bens – who met on a Friday night – usually at our place or at Mike and Jenny’s -over a number of years in the 1990s and 2000s. Members included Ruth and Tony Spelman, Faith Mahoney, Peter Murnane, Mary Anna Baird, Catherine Casey, Joan Hardiman, Teresa McNamara, Robin Kearns & Pat Newault and others I probably have forgotten. We also had many visitors from the wider Dominican Community and friends when they were in town. The aim of the group was to support the lives and work of members particularly MaryAnna and Peter who were part of the Asia Pacific Dominican outreach at the time. We gathered for a shared meal, prayer and a  reflection on scripture or other writings. Preaching team: Mike and Jenny were part of the Dominican preaching team as you know. Mike and Judith Crimmonds were the only 2 lay members of that group. Others included Peter Murnane and Sr Genevieve OP and they travelled from the far north to the far south and as far as Australia preaching in parishes. I understand from talking to Joan Hardiman that she is
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