Kilkenny woman who campaigned tirelessly to find her missing sister passes away

Jo Jo Dullard's sister dies without closure on 22 year campaign.

Sean Keane

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Mary Phelan dies without closure

Kilkenny woman, Mary Phelan, campaigning for information on her missing sister, Jo Jo Dullard

A brave and determined Kilkenny woman who made the disappearance of her younger sister, her life's work has passed away.

Despite a 22 year campaign, Mary Phelan, Cuffesgrange, Kilkenny died without finding out what happened to her sister, Jo Jo Dullard after the 21-year-old went missing on November 9, 1995.

The 67-year-old was convinced she knew the identity of her younger sister's killer and never wavered from her firm belief.