Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Mooreville, Rathdowney, Laois
The death has occurred of Jack Mockler, peacefully at Tallaght Hospital. Jack, predeceased by his wife Madeline. Deeply regretted by his loving family Eileen, Madeline, Angela, Fiona, Tracey and Philip, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, his beloved grandchildren, his brothers Mick, Phil and Jim and his sisters Eileen, Tess and Frances, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence on Friday evening from 3 o’clock with rosary at 9 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Saturday in the Church of the Holy Trinity, Rathdowney at 12 noon followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery.
Annie Murphy (née Dunne)
21 Marian Hill, Portarlington, Laois
The death has occurred of Annie Murphy (née Dunne), peacefully at St Vincent’s Hospital Mountmellick. Loving wife of the late Harry. Deeply regretted by her loving family Nancy, Tina, Joe and Seamus, sister Tessie, grandchildren , great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.
Reposing at Maher’s Chapel of Rest on Monday from 7pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday at 9:20am arriving St Michael’s Church, Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 10am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery. Family Flowers Only Please. Donations if desired to the friends of St Vincent’s Hospital Mountmellick. House Strictly Private Please.
Margaret (Madge) Wall (née Butler)
Tullacommon, Donaghmore, Laois
Wall, nee Butler, Tullacommon, Donaghmore and formerly Killadooley, Donaghmore, Co. Laois, April 18, 2017, peacefully, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Mountmellick. Margaret (Madge), predeceased by her son Gerard and her sister Nancy. Deeply regretted by her husband Michael and her family Frank, Ann, Michael and Mary, son-in-law Tommy, daughters-in-law Bernie and Ellen, grandchildren, her brother P.J. and her sisters Johanna and Bridget, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her home (Tullacommon) on Wednesday evening from 2pm with rosary at 9 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon in Killasmeestia Church, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to the Irish Kidney Association.
Claire Egan (née Griffen)
Castleknock, Dublin / Mountmellick, Laois
The death has occurred of Claire Egan (née Griffen) surrounded by her family at Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown. Claire, beloved wife of Joe and dear mother of Keelin, Aoife and Shane.
Sadly missed by her loving husband, daughters, son, daughter-in-law Wendy, son-in-law Karl, grandchildren Adam, Jack, Oisin and Joy, sister-in-law, cousins, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends R.I.P.
Reposing at Cunninghams Funeral Home, Church Avenue, Blanchardstown on Wednesday evening from 6pm to 8pm. Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Blanchardstown on Thursday morning arriving for Requiem Mass at 10am followed by burial at St. Thomas’ Churchyard, Hollystown (opposite Hollystown Golf Club).
Coolgarragh, Ballylinan, Laois
Coolgarragh, Ballylynan, Co. Laois, April 16th 2017, John. Peacefully at The Midlands Hospital, Portlaoise. Pre-deceased by his loving wife Betty and sister Maura. Deeply regretted by his loving son Sean, daughter Margaret, brothers Brendan and Martin, sister Hannah, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence tomorrow ( Monday) from 5pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday evening at 6.45pm to arrive at St. Abban’s Church, Killeen for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Garryduff, Clough, Ballacolla, Laois/Leixlip, Kildare
Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Madge). Deeply regretted by his loving sons James and Gerald, sister, brothers, daughter in law Eilish, grandsons, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, very close relatives in Northern Ireland, neighbours and friends. Reposing at his residence from 2.00pm on Sunday with Rosary on Monday eve at 8.00pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to St Canice’s Church, Clough for Requiem Mass at 11.00am. Burial afterwards in Confey Cemetery, Leixlip at approx. 2.00pm to 2.30pm.
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