Brigid has been chosen for ‘’The 2018 Cape Cod Saint Patrick’s Pa-
rade Senior Colleen’’.
Brigid is a member of the Irish American Club of Cape Cod since 2002, and has participated in many of their Irish activities.
Brigid was one of six children born to John and Mary Holohan of Gortna-ho, Thurles, County Tipperary. Brigid met Michael Croke and was mar-ried in the Pro Cathedral in Dublin in 1959 After a honeymoon touring Ireland, they moved to the United States and raised five children: Jo-hanna, Michael, John Patrick, Mary and Caroline. They are now the proud grandparents of 16, an even 8 girls, and 8 boys!
Brigid and Michael love Irish music and dancing, so much so that they have a weekend home in Yarmouth so they can go to the Irish Village to dance and meet up with all their friends. Although Brigid is a Pio-neer she loves, all the festivities.
of drowning the shamrock on St. Patrick’s Day.
Bail ó Dhia Oraibh (God Bless You)
The Irish American Club of Cape Cod is very proud to have Brigid Croke chosen as this year’s Parade Senior Colleen.
"God Bless and Keep Our Colleen"