Irish Mothers of the Year

Nomination for Irish Mother of the Year must be original letters of approximately 150 words.  A nominee should be involved in family, church, and community; have a good sense of humor and demonstrate pride in her Irish ancestry.  The nominee must be able to attend the SPS Gathering of the Clan Luncheon on March 17 and Grand Parade XXXIII on March 17, 2018.

Nominations must be received by February 21, 2018. Mail nominations to the
St. Patrick Society Attn: Irish Mother Nomination
P.O. Box 4487, Davenport, Iowa 52808

Past and Present Irish Mothers of the Year

2018 - Cathy Craig
2017 -  Linda Phelan Shaw
2016 - Beth McAleer
2015 - Grace Marie Kinney
2014 - Maureen Rooney Miller 
2013 - Joanne Walsh Beine 
2012 - Nancy Kelly 
2011 - Kathy Quinn
2010 - Marjean O'Brien

2009 - Rosemary McGuire Meade
2008 - Kathleen Marie McGeough Eshelman
2007 - Rita Callahan
2006 - Bonnie Burke
2005 - Mary Louise Brophy
2004 - Janis McGuire
2003 -Jane McGuire Jones
2002 -Patricia Foley
2001- Mary Ruth Frawley Decker
2000- Betty Duax
1999 -Joan Marie Resnick
1998 - Lolita Theresa McGuire Dierickx
1997 - Sister Mary Ludmilla
1996-  Phyllis Gaffney
1995-  Mildred Smutzer
1994 - Arlene Murphy
1993 - Vee Dolan
1992 - Josephine Roland
1991 - Patricia Reagan
1990 - Mary Lauer
1989 - Katie Meenan
1988 - Kathryn Thompson
1987  -Winnie McAndrews
1986 - Genevieve Glowacki