Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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John (Sean) Rafter (Snr)
Boherard, Clough, Ballacolla, Laois
Peacefully, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his devoted wife Josie, children Siobhan, Michael, Paul, Noreen, Majella and John, sister Kathleen, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Cappanaclough, Abbeyleix, Laois
Suddenly. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Doreen, daughter Deidre, sons Liam, Matt, Seamus and Declan, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence on Friday with rosay at 8pm. Removal on Saturday to St. Brigid’s Church, Shanahoe, for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Raheen Cemetery. House Strictly Private on Saturday morning, by request.
Annie Flynn (née Hogan)
Ross, Clonaslee, Laois / Tullamore, Offaly
Annie Flynn, (nee Hogan), Ross, Clonaslee, Co. Laois and Cappincur, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Died peacefully on the 26th February 2018 at the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Predeceased by her husband Martin.
Her remains will repose at Lawless Funeral Home, Mucklagh, Tullamore, from 3pm on Wednesday with removal at 5pm to St. Manmam’s Church, Clonaslee arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Manman’s Cemetery, Clonaslee.
Teresa Flanagan (née Muldowney)
Dr Murphy Place, Portlaoise, Laois
Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home from 8 pm on wednesday evening with rosary at 9 pm. Removal on Thursday morning to SS Peter and Paul’s Church to arrive for 12 noon Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
Killasmeestia, Ballybrophy, Laois
Jeremiah Fitzpatrick, Killasmeestia, Ballybrophy, Co. Laois. February 25th 2018. Peacefully at St. James’s Hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted by his brothers Bernard and Thomas, sisters Mary and Winnie, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at O’Sullivan’s Funeral Home, Rathdowney, Co. Laois this Tuesday evening from 7pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral mass in Killasmeestia Church on Wednesday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
Beechlawn, Portlaoise, Laois
Fanning. Beechlawn, Portlaoise 20th Feb. 2018. Peacefully at St. James’ Hosp. Christine beloved wife of Thomas and dearly loved mum to Vincent and Jacquie. Deeply regretted by her loving grandchildren, Katie, Michelle, Natalie, Mark and great-grandchildren Lauren, Tianna, and Scarlet, son-in-law Kevin, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home from 6 pm on Wednesday till 7 pm. Requiem Mass at 10 am on Thursday in SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise followed by removal to Newlands Cross Crematorium.
Ballymorris Manor, Portarlington, Laois / Ballybrittas, Laois
Reposing at Adrian and Deborah’s residence at Ballymorris Manor from 3 pm on Tuesday with rosary at 8 pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to arrive at St. John’s Church, Killenard for 12 noon Mass via Jamestown. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. House private on Wednesday morning please.
Monasterevin, Kildare / Portarlington, Laois
Late of Monasterevin, Co. Kildare & Sycamores, Portarlington, Co. Laois. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. Predeceased by husband Jim, son Michael and sister Rose. Much loved mother of Linda and Mandy. Sadly missed by her grandchildren, relatives and friends. Reposing at her daughter Linda’s home at Castlecreevy, Corundulla, Co. Galway tomorrow (Sunday) between 4pm and 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to the Church of Ss. Peter and Paul , Monasterevin, Co. Kildare, arriving for 12pm funeral mass. Burial afterwards in Monasterevin Cemetery.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, March 2, 2018