According to, the 94-year-old mother of 12, was followed by her dog in a huge funeral procession in Killashee in County Lonford.

The touching picture of her dog following the hearse was shared on Twitter by her son Mike Mangan who wrote: “We say our final goodbye to our remarkable Mum, Margo, today at 94. She loved her dog. Mother of 12. Champion swimmer, holder of many titles/records, top golfer, 1st female president of golf club in Ireland. Active until recently having swam Xmas day 3 yrs ago. Legend”.