Loyal dog accompanies woman’s coffin to final resting place
A heartwarming photo of a woman’s loyal dog following her coffin to the burial site has been widely shared online.
Margo Magan, a mother of 12 and accomplished athlete, passed away at the age of 94. During her funeral procession in County Longford, Ireland, her dog Bessie was seen walking behind the hearse as it made its way to the cemetery.
Margo’s son shared the photo on Twitter, and people who saw it were touched by Bessie’s devotion to her late owner. Margo was remembered by those who knew her as a strong and vibrant person who lived life to the fullest.
We said our final goodbye to our remarkable Mum, Margo, today @ 94. She loved her dog. Mother of 12. Champion swimmer, holder of many titles/records, top golfer, 1st female president of a golf club in Ireland. Active until recently having swam Xmas day 3 yrs ago. Legend. pic.twitter.com/NopoT5yA59— Mike Magan (@MikeMagan1) January 2, 2023