Tributes paid following sudden death of popular Longford shop assistant

Tributes are being paid following the death of a popular Polish shop assistant who worked in Longford.

34-year-old Grzegorz Dolgozsyja, worked at Kellehers Spar in the Main Street in the town for the last number of years, and had become a popular member of the immigrant community in the county.

Investigations are continuing after he passed away in his sleep in Poland over the weekend and a post-mortem on his remains is due to take place in the next 48 hours.

Hundreds of people have already signed a book of condolence at the shop which will remain available to the public until this evening when it is expected it will be posted to Grzegorz’s family in Poland.