Moses Roche, who passed away on August 24, at the age of 94 years, was an ‘out and out’’ Corkman.
Even so, both Moses and his brother Batt were legends in the Callan area of Co Kilkenny.
Some thirty years ago Moses Roche retired from work at Lawlor’s Hotel in Naas and came to live with his brother in Callan.
In the 1950’s Moses had been on his way to work in the UK when he was offered the position of barman in Lawlors of Naas:
He stayed on to work for three generations of the Lawlor family over the