Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Martina Behan (née Brophy)
Rushall, Mountrath, Laois
Martina Behan (nee Brophy), Rushall, Mountrath, Co. Laois. October 16. 2018. Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Deeply regretted by her husband Billy, daughters Amy and Rachel, sons Daryl and Josh, sisters Anne and Mary, brother Billy, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing in Guilfoyle’s Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath this Thursday evening, Oct. 18th, from 6 o’c with rosary in the funeral home at 9 o’c. Removal on Friday, morning Oct. 19th, at 10.30 o’c to St. Fintan’s Church, Mountrath for Funeral Mass at 11 o’c, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.
Margaret (Peg) Casey (née Redmond)
Ballydaly, Ferbane, Offaly / Clonaslee, Laois
Margaret died on October 16th 2018 unexpectedly at her home. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her husband John (Jack) Casey, Broughla, Clonaslee, Co. Laois., her sisters Mary Kelly,( Ballylin) and Bernadette Connolly (Cloghan), mother-in-law Marie Casey, brothers-in-law J.P. Kelly, Oliver Connolly, Bredan and Eamon Casey, sister-in-law Ann Curtin, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins, relatives and many friends.
Ratharrig and Shanganamore, Barrowhouse, Athy, Kildare / Laois
Peacefully, in the loving care of the Sister and staff of the Holy Family and Le Chéile Wards, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Athy, surrounded by his loving family. Pre-deceased by his parents Murt and Molly. Deeply regretted by his loving family , sisters Maureen (Cooke), Carmel (Finn), brothers Mick and P.J., sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, niece, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his brother P.J.’s residence, Ratharrig, Athy (Eir Code R14 FN50) . Removal at 7pm on Wednesday evening, to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams for 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday morning at 11am followed by burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Ballyadams.
Nuala Reynolds (née Ward)
Patrick Street, Mountrath, Laois
Nuala Reynolds (née Ward) formerly Patrick Street, Mountrath Co. Laois. Died October 14th 2018. Peacefully, surrounded by Siobhan and Diarmuid. Beloved grandmother of Patrick and Kate. Deeply regretted by her loving daughter Siobhan, son-in-law Diarmuid, grandchildren, sisters Ann (Carey), Clodagh (Moran) and Lucy (Conroy), brother Con, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law neices, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends. Reposing at the home of her daughter Siobhan, Cairn Emo (R32NT97) from 5pm on Monday. Recital of The Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to St.Fintan’s Church, Mountrath, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Fintan’s Cemetery. House Private on Tuesday morning. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Cuisle Center. Donation box will be placed in St Fintan’s Church on Tuesday morning.
Joan Long (née Mahony)
‘Degorth’, Westfields, North Circular Road, Limerick / Durrow, Laois
Joan died (peacefully) at Corbally House Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late Tom. Dearest mother of Lelia, Brendan, Miriam, Brian and Emmett, adored grandmother of Daragh, Sinead, Maedbh, Daniel, Emer and Eva and loving sister of Larry, Martin, Maura and the late Jim. Sadly missed by her daughters-in-law Marian and Bernadette, Erica, sons-in-law Jeff and Steven. Relatives and friends.
Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Tuesday (Oct. 16th) from 5pm. Removal at 6.30pm to Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Ennis Road. Requiem Mass on Wednesday (Oct. 17th) at 11 am. Burial afterwards in Castlemungret Cemetery.
Family flowers only, donations if desired to Alzheimer’s Society.
St Brigid`s Place, Portlaoise, Laois
McEvoy, St Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise Oct. 13th 2018. Peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Tom, beloved husband of the late Alice. And dearly loved father to Marie, Sandra, Tommy , Michael, and Patrick and Keith. Deeply regretted by his loving family, Brother Alo. Sister Betty, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home on Sunday evening from 6.30 pm with rosary at 8 pm. Removal on Monday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s church for 10am requiem mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter and Paul’s cemetery, Portlaoise.
Cecilia Wylie (née Kehoe)
Drumcondra, Dublin / Portlaoise, Laois
Wylie (née Kehoe) Cecilia (Drumcondra and formerly of Portlaoise) 12/10/18 (peacefully) surrounded by her loving family; very sadly missed by her children, grandchildren her sister Eilis, nieces, nephews and relatives.
A service will be held in Glasnevin Crematorium on Monday 15th October at 2.30pm. Donations if desired to Crumlin Children’s Hospital.