Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Joseph (Joe) Abbott
Mannin, Pike of Rushall, Laois
Joseph (Joe) Abbott, Mannin, Pike of Rushall, Mountrath, Co.Laois. Died 5th January 2019 (Peacefully) in the tender loving care of matron and staff of Brookhaven Nursing Home, Ballyragget. Deeply regretted by his brother John, nephews, niece, sister-in-law Enid extended family, relatives and friends. Removal on Monday morning to Annatrim Church, Coolrain, for Funeral Service at 11.0’clock, followed by burial in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only please.
Laurence (Larry) Cummins
Castlemarket, Attanagh, Laois/Attanagh, Kilkenny
At St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny. Beloved husband of Kathleen.
Deeply regretted by his loving wife, children Noel and Eilish, brothers, sisters, daughter-in-law Siobhan, son-in-law Neddy, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and his many friends. Reposing at his son Noel’s residence (Castlemarket)(R32C9E8) from 6.00pm on Saturday with Rosary at 8.00pm. Funeral prayers on Sunday evening at 7.00pm folllowed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill. Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11.00am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
Pauline Horan (née Dunne)
The Square, Clonaslee, Laois
Pauline Horan, (née Dunne) The Square, Clonaslee, Co. Laois Eircode R32R6F2, died peacefully January 4th at The Regional Hospital, Tullamore surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Tom. Predeceased by her daughter Lorraine (Hogan) and son – in – law Gerry McCarrick. Deeply regretted by her husband and family, Brenda (McCarrick) Dublin, Aideen (Maher) Ballacolla, Claire (Dolan) Tullamore, Gemma (Duggan), Pauline (Fitzgerald), TJ and Cormac, grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her home from 5pm on Sunday. Recital of The Rosary at 9pm. Funeral arriving for 12 noon Requiem Mass on Monday in St. Manman’s Church, Clonaslee. Burial after in St. Manman’s Cemetery. House Private Monday Morning Please.
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.
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.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Saturday, January 5, 2019