Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Sandra Byrne (née O’Reilly)
Rathgilbert House, Athy, Kildare / Kells, Meath / Laois
BYRNE née O’Reilly, Sandra, Rathgilbert House, Athy, Co. Kildare (and late of Kilbeg House, Kells, Co. Meath) October 19, 2018. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Liam, children Audrey and Timmy, sisters Valerie and Caroline, brothers Graham and Gerard, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends. Reposing at Rathgilbert House (Eir Code R14 XR70) between 1pm and 5pm on Sunday. Removal on Monday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Ballyadams. House private otherwise.
Maureen McEvoy (née Maloney)
Woodstock Grove, Athy, Kildare / Vicarstown, Laois
Formerly Raheenaniska, Vicarstown County Laois. Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Aut Even Hospital, Kilkenny. Loving wife of the late John, dear sister of the late Frank and loving mother of Ann (recently deceased). Deeply regretted by her loving daughters Mary and Paula, brother Jim, grandsons David and Adam, great-granddaughter Croiadh, great-grandson Fionn, son-in-law Adrian, sister-in-law Ann, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace. Reposing at the Presentation Chapel Sradbally on Friday from 6pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Saturday at 11:30am arriving Church of the Assumption Vicarstown for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to Moyanna Cemetery.
17 Laurel Drive, Portlaoise, Laois
The death has occured of Piotr Dzierzawska. Cremation has taken place. He is deeply mourned by his loving wife Jolanta, neighbours and many friends.
Memorial service will take place in Keegan’s Funeral Home on Sunday, 21st October, at 3pm. No flowers, please, donations, if desired, to the ISPCA.
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.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, October 19, 2018