December 24

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December 24


Advent (Sunday nearest November 30 through December 24)
Celebrated in: Germany

Children's Day (December; three Sundays before Christmas)
Celebrated in: Japan, Laos, South Korea, Vanuatu

Fiesta Grande (December 24-26)

Giant Lantern Festival (December 23-24)

Halcyon Days (December 14-28)

Jizo Ennichi (24th day of each month)

Koledouvane (December 24-25)

Misa de Gallo (December 16-24)

Posadas (December 16-24)

Legal Holidays by Countries

Christmas EveCyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Guatemala, Iceland, Liechtenstein, San Marino, Slovakia
Independence DayLibya

Legal Holidays in United States

Christmas EveArkansas, Illinois, Michigan, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary, Fourth Edition. © 2010 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Suddenly at home on 24th December, aged 55 years, Jacqueline (Jackie), devoted wife of Steve, treasured mam of Joanne and Steven, adored grandma of Amy, Ellie, Finley and Harry, cherished daughter of Sadie, much loved sister of Susan, dearly loved motherinlaw of Ian and Beckie and sisterinlaw of Dave.
John Anthony (Tony), a fit and active 93 year old gentleman, tragically in hospital on 24th December following an accident at home, beloved husband of Jean, loving dad of Christine and Ken, dear fatherinlaw of Dave, grandad of Darren and Garry, also a treasured great grandad to Abbie, Liam, Alfie and Jack.
Peacefully at home on 24th December, aged 89 years, Ann (Nan, nee Barton), beloved wife of the late Robert (Bob), a much loved mam of Eric, Barry and the late Albert, a loving nanna of four, great nanna of six, sister of Rene, sisterinlaw of Lilly and dearest motherinlaw of Linda and Susan and aunty to all the family.
Peacefully in Moorhouse Farm Care Centre, on 24th December, Margaret Jane (Peggy, nee Furness), beloved wife of the late Alfred, much loved mother of Margaret and motherinlaw of Clive, a loving grandma of Helen and Steven and a dear sister of Ronnie and sisterinlaw of Lorna.
Andrew's Church, Stanley on Monday 24th December at 12.30pm, followed by cremation at Mountsett Crematorium.
On 24th December in Turret Villa, Ellen (Ella, nee Kerr), aged 88 years, dearly loved wife of the late Tom, much loved mother of Ian and Wendy, loving gran and great gran.
Funeral Service and cremation at the West Road Crematorium on Monday 24th December at 12.00noon.
At home on 24th December 2010, aged 90 years, Lawrence Elliot (Laurie), much loved husband of Mavis, father of Eric, Robin and father in law of Lyn.
Church, Denton Burn on Monday 24th December at 9.45am, followed by interment at the West Road Cemetery at 10.45am.
Suddenly but peacefully at home on 24th December 2010, aged 88 years, Norman, much loved husband of Margaret (Peggy), dearly loved dad of Jim and Margaret, loving grandad to all his grandchildren and great grandchildren.