Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Margaret (Peggy) Corcoran (née O’Reilly)
Castlecuffe, Clonaslee, Laois / Killorglin, Kerry
Peggy died unexpectedly on January 9th 2018. She is a native of Cromane, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. Peggy will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her loving husband Joe, sons Dermot and Gerard, daughter Siobhan, grandchildren Sean, Eva, Tony, Hayley, Mairead, Rory, Cian and Dara, great-grandchildren Joe, Billy, Tim, Michael and Seamus, brother Michael, sisters Mary and Bridget, daughters-in-law Mary and Brenda, son-in-law Mike, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Thomas (Thossy) Doogue
Garrons, Stradbally, Laois
Thomas better known as (Thossy) Doogue, Garrons, Stradbally, Co. Laois, peacefully in the excellent care of the nurses and staff at The Ballard Nursing Home, Portlaoise. Sadly missed by his brothers, Patsy and Joe, nieces, nephews, relatives, extended family, neighbours and a large circle of friends.
Reposing at The Presentation Chapel from approx. 3 o’clock. today, Tuesday. Recital of the Rosary on Wednesday night at 8 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11 o’clock in The Sacred Heart Church, Stradbally with interment to follow in Oakvale Cemetery.
John (Jack) Murphy
Greystones, Wicklow / Carlow Town, Carlow / Graiguecullen, Laois
John (Jack) Murphy of Greystones, Co. Wicklow, formerly of Carlow Town and Graiguecullen, Co. Laois, passed away on Saturday, 6th January, 2018 at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin; deeply missed by his loving wife Bridie, daughters Terena and Martina, son Jerry together with their spouses Ryan, Liam and Belinda and his adored grandchildren Cian and Rόisín, Aoife, Tiarnán, Cathal and Gráinne, Holden and Joshua, brother Diarmuid, extended family and friends.
Fairways, Abbeyleix, Laois / Portlaoise, Laois
Died suddenly. Deeply regretted by his wife Marta, sons Jakub and Bartek, daughters Weronika and Kasia, mother, brothers, sister Agnieszka, friends and extended family.
Reposing at The Adoration Chapel adjoining the Church of the Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix, from 7pm on Thursday with rosary at 8pm. Removal to the Church of the Most Holy Rosary on Friday for 11am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery.
Derrylusk, Mountrath, Laois
Tom Fitzpatrick, Derrylusk, Mountrath, Co.Laois, (ex Ever Ready) Died 6th January 2018 at the Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore, after an illness bravely borne, surrounded by his loving family. beloved husband of Margaret, father to Kieran and Colm. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, sons, mother Sheila, brother Seamus, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, extended family, neighbours, relatives and friends. Reposing at Burke’s Funeral Home Mountrath, on Sunday afternoon from 3pm with removal at 5.30p.m. to St. Fintan’s Church Mountrath arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning at 11am, followed by burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.
Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Cancer Research. House Private Please.