Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Triogue Court, Portlaoise, Laois
Lacumber, Triogue Court, Portlaoise, 12th May 2018. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family. In the tender care of the staff of Drominin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Julie, dearly loved mum to Louis (Pat), Michael, Catherine, Ashley, Julie and Derrie. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sister Frances, brother Patrick, best friend Phyllis, sister in law, sons in law, daughters in law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home from 6pm on Monday evening with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to arrive at Ss Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am mass. Interment afterwards in Ss Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.
Main St., Ballylinan, Laois
Reposing at his residence from 2pm on Sunday afternoon with rosary at 8pm. Removal by Rigneys Funeral Directors on Monday afternoon to arrive at St. Anne’s Church, Ballylinan for Requiem Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in Ballylinan Cemetery. House private on Monday please.
Thomas (Tommy) Fitzpatrick
Killasmeestia, Ballybrophy, Laois
Fitzpatrick, Killasmeestia, Ballybrophy, Co. Laois. May 10th 2018. Peacefully at The Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Thomas (Tommy), predeceased by his brother Jeremiah. Deeply regretted by his brother Bernard and his sisters Mary and Winnie, nieces, nephews, his kind neighbours, relatives and friends and all at Ballard Lodge Nursing Home, Portlaoise. Reposing at O’ Sullivan’s Funeral Home, Rathdowney on Sunday evening from 7pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Monday in Killasmeestia Church at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
Mary Hovenden (née Greene)
Swan Rd, Durrow, Laois / Mountrath, Laois
Formerly of Ringstown, Mountrath, Co. Laois. Peacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Portlaoise Regional Hospital. Beloved wife of Bobby. Deeply regretted by her children Anne, Robert, June, Lesley, Ken & Don, sister Evelyn, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces, relatives & friends. Reposing at her residence from 2.00pm to 8.00pm tomorrow (Saturday). Removal on Sunday afternoon to St. Fintan’s Church, Durrow for Funeral Service at 3.00pm, followed by burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only. House private on Sunday please. Donations, if desired, to the Alzheimer Society Ireland.
Julia Bergin (née Fizpatrick)
Fearagh, Ballacolla, Laois
Bergin (nee Fitzpatrick) Fearagh, Ballacolla, Co. Laois May 10th 2018 Peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Julia, beloved wife of the late Séan and dearly loved mother to Larry and Michael. Cherished grandmother to Aaron, Chloe and Tadgh, great-grandchild Fionn. Deeply regretted by her loving family, daughters-in-law Mary and Kim, nephews, nieces, relatives neighbours and friends. Reposing at her residence from 2 pm on Friday with rosary at 9 pm. Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at the Church, Ballacolla for 11 am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Charles (Charlie) Doherty
Levalley, Galmoy, Kilkenny / Rathdowney, Laois
Doherty, (Levalley, Galmoy), May 8th 2018. Unexpectedly at the Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Charles (Charlie), predeceased by his brother Joe and his sisters Bridget and Peg. Deeply regretted by his brother Sean and his sisters Ann, Kay, Teresa and Betty, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his residence (Levalley, Galmoy) on Thursday evening from 5pm with rosary at 9pm. Funeral Mass in The Church Of The Immaculate Conception, Galmoy on Friday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery. House Private On Friday Morning. May His Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.
Cloonsilla, Gurteen, Sligo / Durrow, Laois
Brendan O’Connor (Cloonsilla, Gurteen, Co. Sligo and formerly of Durrow, Co. Laois) May 7th, 2018; Peacefully surrounded by his loving family, at Sligo University Hospital; Brendan will be sadly missed by his beloved wife Kitty, children Kenneth, Karen and Brendan, sister Margaret, brother Seán, son-in-law Brendan, daughter-in-law Sinéad, grandchildren Niamh, Conor, Alannah and Cara, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote on Wednesday evening from 4pm until 7pm. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 11:30am with burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery. May Brendan’s Gentle Soul Rest in Peace.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, May 14, 2018