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Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Deaths in Laois

Below are the recent deaths in Laois.

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Thomas (Tom) Brennan
Doonane, Crettyard, Laois / Carlow

Thomas (Tom) Brennan, of “St. Joseph’s”, Doonane, Crettyard, Co. Laois, passed away peacefully on August 19th, 2018, at Portlaois General Hospital, Laois. Beloved husband of Peggy, much loved father of Mary, Catherine and John and adored grandfather of Margaret, Kathleen, Keith, Veronica, Laura, Eugenie, Rachel and Sophie. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, daughters, son, grandchildren, his 6 great-grandchildren, son-in-law Eugene, brothers Mick, Paul, Sean and Paddy, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

May Tom Rest In Peace

Reposing at his home from 2p.m on Monday with Prayers at 8p.m. Reposing from 2p.m on Tuesday with removal at 7p.m to St. Abban’s Church, Doonane, arriving at 7.30p.m Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11a.m followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Paddy Feery
59, Pattision Estate, Mountmellick, Laois

Paddy Feery, 59 Pattison Estate, Mountmellick. Died August 19th suddenly at home. Beloved husband of the recently deceased Alice, and dear father of the late Paddy. Deeply regretted by his loving family, Linda, David, Fiona and Gavin. Brothers, Sean (Geashil) and Maurice (Delvin, Westmeath), sisters, Rose (Chicago), Mary (Kelleigh), Carmel (Portarlington) and Betty (Cork), grandchildren, nieces, nephews, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, neighbours, relatives and many friends.


Reposing in Moloney’s funeral home on Tuesday evening from 7pm. Recital of the rosary 9pm. Removal from his home on Wednesday afternoon arriving St. Joesph’s Church Mountmellick for THREE O’CLOCK Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in St Joesph’s Cemetery. Family time on Wednesday morning.

John (Jack) Ryan
Churchfield Hights, Castletown, Laois/Rathdowney, Laois

John (Jack) Ryan, Churchfield Hights, Castletown, Portlaoise and formerly of Moore Street, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. August 18. 2018 (peacefully) in the loving care of the Matron and staff in the Villa Marie Nursing Home, Roscrea. Deeply regretted by all the family circle, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing in Guilfoyle’s Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath this Monday evening from 5 o’c with prayers in the funeral home at 8 o’c. Funeral Mass in St. Edmund’s Church, Castletown on Tuesday morning, Aug. 21st, at 11 o’c with burial immediately afterwards in the old cemetery Rathdowney.

Samuel (Sam) Clarke
Formerly St. John’s Drive, Clondalkin, Dublin / Portarlington, Laois

Samuel (Sam) Clarke, Portarlington and formerly St. John’s Drive, Clondalkin. August 17th 2018 (peacefully) in Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross. Beloved husband of Patricia and devoted Dad to Sharon, Anthony, Tracey, Sarah-Jane and Alan. Cherished granddad to his 12 grandchildren and the Late Craig, his brothers, sisters, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, extended family and friends.

Reposing on Monday between 4pm and 7pm at his daughter Sarah Jane’s home in Rathcoole. Funeral Service on Tuesday at 2.30pm in Newlands Crematorium Chapel followed by Cremation. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross. (Donation Box in Newlands Chapel). All enquiries to Massey Bros., Clondalkin Village on 01 4574455.

Beatrice Dunne (née Quinn)
Rathcluain, Kiltimagh, Mayo / Foxford, Mayo / Portlaoise, Laois

Beatrice Dunne (nee Quinn), Rathcluain, Kiltimagh, Co. Mayo and formerly of Glanduff, Foxford, and Portlaoise, Co. Laois, peacefully in the loving care of her family, cherished mother of Paula and Adrian and cherished Granny to Coinneach, sister of Eileen, Agnes, & Eve. Lovingly remembered by the Dunne family, Paul, Eileen,Maeve,Donal,and Fionnuala. Predeceased by her sister Ann and brothers Seanie and Vincent.

Reposing in her home on Saturday from 5pm until 6.30pm with removal to the Church of the Holy Family, Kiltimagh arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass at 11am on Sunday with burial afterwards in Kilkinure Cemetery Kiltimagh. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Mayo / Roscommon Hospice c/o O’Hora Funeral Directors.

John-Joe Bergin
Levalley, Galmoy, Kilkenny / Rathdowney, Laois

Unexpectedly at Portlaoise Regional Hospital. Sadly mourned by his relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at O’Sullivan’s Fureral Home, Rathdowney from 8pm. on this Thursday evening with recital of the Rosary at 9 pm. Funeral prayers on Friday morning at 10 am. followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Galmoy for 11am. Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Tony Lodge
Cashel, Ballyroan, Laois

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Portlaose Regional Hosp. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ann, son Jerry, daughters Sarah, Anne and Julia, His sister Mary. Partners Eoin and Donal, grandchildren Lucas and Eabha, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.

Reposing at his residence from 4pm on Thurdsay, with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyroan to arrive for 11am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Abbeyleix.

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