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Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Deaths in Laois

Below are the recent deaths in Laois.

Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.

Patricia Lacumbre (née Ryan)
Parnell Cresent, Portlaoise, Laois

Funeral arrangements later.

Elizabeth (Lizzy) Sheeran (née Dooley)
Castlemarket, Ballinakill, Laois

Lizzy died at The District Hospital, Castlecomer. Wife of the late Johnny Sheeran. Formerly of Ballyglishen,Abbeyleix.Deeply regretted by her nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Phelan’s Funeral Home, Durrow. Rosary at 8pm on Wednesday evening. Removal on Thursday morning at 10.20am to The Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill, for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Victor Wakely Benn
Rosemount Lodge, Mountelliot, New Ross, Wexford/Laois

Benn; Rosemount Lodge, Mountelliot, New Ross, Co Wexford, 19th August 2017. Victor Wakely, at Knockeen Nursing Home, Barntown,Co Wexford, after a long illness bravely borne. Sadly missed by his daughters Sandra, Ingrid and Trephina and their mother Rebecca, his brothers George and Arthur, his grandchildren Sophie, Ben, Jessica, Gary, Rebecca, Hannah, Caoimhe, Muireann, and Fionn, great-granddaughter Kitty, sons-in-law Robert, Eric and Seth, sisters -in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbors and friends. Reposing at home ‘Rosemount Lodge’ from 3pm – 8pm on Monday, 21st August, with prayers at 7pm. Cremation Service will take place on Tuesday 22nd August at 2pm in The Island Crematorium, Ringaskiddy, Co Cork.

John Joe Whelan
Connolly Street, Mountmellick, Laois

John Joe died peacefully at The Regional Hospital Portaois. Deeply regretted by his sisters and brothers, nephews and nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces, neighbours, relatives and many friends. Reposing in Moloney’s Funeral Home on Monday from 5pm until removal at 6.50pm to St. Joseph’s Church for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

Mary Charles (née Brennan)
Ashfield, Ballickmoyler, Carlow/Ballickmoyler, Laois

Mary Charles, (nee Brennan), (2 Marshall Road, Oxford, England and formerly of Ashfield, Ballickmoyler, Carlow). 17th August, 2017, (suddenly) at her brother Tom’s residence. Beloved wife of Hugh, much loved mother of Karen, Madeline and Hugh Francis and cherished sister of Tom, Mick, Paul, Sean and Paddy.

She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, daughters, son, sons-in-law, brothers, sisters-in-law, grandchildren Craig, Georgina, Emily, Amelia, Hugh and Siena, great granddaughter Clara, nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives and dearest friends.

Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St, Carlow from 3pm on Sunday with Prayers at 8p.m. Mary’s remains will then be repatriated to England and funeral arrangements in England will follow shortly.

Brigid Fleming (née Heerey)
7 The Swan, Wolfhill, Laois/Abbeylara, Longford

Mother of the late Mary and Tom. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Andy, daughter Marcella, sons Timothy and Andrew, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at her residence from 8pm on Saturday with Rosary at 9pm. Rosary on Sunday evening at 9pm. Removal on Monday morning at 11.30am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Wolfhill for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Benjamin (Ben) George Hilliard
Shraduff Glebe, Clonaslee, Laois

Benjamin George, (Ben) Hilliard, Shraduff Glebe, Clonaslee, Co. Laois. Died peacefully on the 18th August 2017. Predeacesed by his wife Helen. He will be sadly missed by his nephews Tom, Godfrey and Andrew, sisters-in-law Tess and Madge, brothers-in law Paddy and Pete, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral Mass on Tuesday in St. Manman’s Church, Clonaslee at 2pm. Burial afterwards in St. Manman’s Cemetery, Clonaslee.

Maura Sheeran Jacob (née Kavanagh)
Balladine, Abbeyleix, Laois

Formerly of Graceswood. Peacefully in St. James’ Hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted by her loving son Joe, sisters Peg, Sadie and Sheila, extended family, relatives and a large circle of friends. Reposing at the Adoration Chapel adjoining The Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 4 pm on Saturday. Removal at 7pm to The Church of The Most Holy Rosary. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 11am. Burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery.



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