Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Elizabeth (Lily) Lawlor (née Doran)
“Rose Cottage”, Cooperhill, Ballickmoyler, Carlow / Ballickmoyler, Laois
Lily Lawlor died January 4th 2019, (peacefully) at home after a brief illness. Beloved wife of the late Denis and dear mother John, Elizabeth, Aidan and Mary-Claire. Sadly missed by her sons, daughters, sisters Molly & Clare, son-in-law Alan, daughter-in-law Geraldine, grandchildren Keith & Trevor, her 3 great-grandchildren, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing in R. Healy & Son Funeral Home, Pollerton Castle, Carlow from 3pm on Saturday concluding with prayers at 8pm. Removal on Sunday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Arles to arrive for Funeral Mass at 10am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Anne Marie Maher (née McInerney)
Clarahill, Clonaslee, Laois
Anne Marie Maher, (nee McInerney) Clarahill, Clonaslee, Co. Laois. Died peacefully at her residence on the 2nd January 2019. Predeceased by her husband Donal and son Donal (jr). She will be sadly missed by her loving daughter Teresa, sons David and Adrian, grandchildren Alex, Conor, and Elena, daughter-in-law Audrey, sons-in-law Peter and Morgan. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing sisters, in-laws, relatives and friends.
House Strictly Private, for family members only on Friday 4th of January. Her remains will arrive to St. Manman’s Church, Clonaslee on Saturday 5th of January for 12 noon Funeral Mass, burial afterwards in St. Manman’s Cemetery, Clonaslee. Family flowers only. No Mass Cards by request. Donations, if desired, to Laois Hospice Foundation. Donation boxes in Church.
Pallas Little, Portlaoise, Laois
Quinn. Pallas Little, Portlaoise January 3rd 2019. Peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Patrick (Podge). Beloved husband of Bridie and dearly loved father to Patrick and Caroline. Deeply regretted by his loving family, sisters Mary Delaney and Sarah Murphy, brother-in-law Noel, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence from 5 pm on Friday evening with rosary at 8 pm. Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at St Fintan’s Church, Ballyfin for 11 am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in Ballyfin.
Elizabeth (Lillian) Brennan (née Mc Grath)
Rathmoyle Rd., Abbeyleix, Laois
Peacefully in the loving care of her family in England. Deeply regretted by her loving sons, daughters, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brother Mick, sister Eileen, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Funeral arriving for 11am. Requiem Mass on Friday the 4th January to The Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.
Ann Kelly (née Lawlor)
21 Davin Park, Mountmellick, Laois
Ann Kelly (neè Lawlor) 21 Davin Park, Mountmellick. Died unexpectedly 31st of December 2018 at The Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Deeply regretted by her husband Gerry and children Timmy, Ger, Jean, David and Karen. Grandchildren Luke, Enola, Mark, Gerald, Laura and Leanne and great grandchildren Arthur and Jasper, sisters, brother, son – in – law, daughters – in – law, family, relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements will be published on Wednesday afternoon.
Reposing in her home from 7.30pm this Wednesday evening. Recital of the rosary at 8pm. Reposing on Thursday from 3pm. Recital of the rosary at 8pm. Funeral arriving for 11am Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick, on Friday. Burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Mountmellick.
House Private on Friday morning.
Raheenabrogue, Ballyroan, Laois
Formerly of Clonad. Peacefully in his 100th year. Pre-deceased by his wife Myra, brothers Hugh and Liam, sister Eilísh. Deeply regretted by his daughters Mary, Sheila, Nicola (Bergin), Brioda (Kelly), Patricia (Walsh), son Hugh, sons-in-law Jim, Martin and Christy, daughter-in-law Rena, grandchildren Ciarán, Eimear, Eleanor, Maurice, David and Stephen, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends.
Reposing in the Chapel of Adoration, adjoining The Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 5pm this Thursday, January 3rd with Rosary at 8pm. Removal to The Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix on Friday for 2pm Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in St Patrick’s Cemetery.
Mary Bishop (née Conroy)
St Joseph’s Terrace, Mountmellick, Laois/Clonaslee, Laois
Mary Bishop (née Conroy). St Joesph’s Terrance, Mountmellick and formerly Ballinahemmy, Castlecuffe, Clonaslee. Died peacefully in her home January 1st surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Paddy and her son Jack.
Deeply regretted by daughters Anne (Weston Clonaghadoo), Geraldine (O’Connor Roskelton), sons Tony and Michael, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, family relatives and friends.Reposing in Moloneys Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5pm Removal at 6:50 to St Joesph’s Church arriving at 7pm Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am Burial after in St Joesph’s Cemetery.
Mary (Mollie) Blanche (née McHale)
Rath, Ballybrittas, Laois
Peacefully at her residence. Loving wife of the late Tommy (Tom). Deeply regretted by her loving sons Anthony and Tom, daughter-in-law Ann, granddaughters Gillian, Isabelle and Antonia, nieces, nephews, extended family, good neighbours and friends.
Reposing at her residence (eircode R32 T137) on Sunday from 6pm with Rosary at 8pm. Reposing on Monday from 12 noon till 5pm,family time thereafter. Funeral arriving The Sacred Heart Church Rath on Monday at 7:30pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in St Paul’s Old Cemetery, Emo Village.
Clonbrock, Crettyard, Carlow / Kilcullen, Kildare / Crettyard, Laois
Edward Domican of Clonbrock, Crettyard, Co. Laois and formerly of Conroy Pk., Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on December 29th, 2018, at Signature Care Nursing Home, Killerig, Co Carlow. Beloved husband of Honora, much loved father of Theresa and adored grandfather of Dylan, Eve and Emma. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter, grandchildren, sister Sr. Eugene (Waterford), nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May Edward’s Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.
Reposing at Carpenter Bros. Funeral Home, Barrack St., from 2p.m on Monday with removal at 6.45p.m to The Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow arriving at 7p.m. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 10a.m. Burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Carlow.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, January 4, 2019