Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Bridget Duggan (née Maher)
Ross, Rathdowney, Laois
Duggan (née Maher), Ross, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. R32 E168. January 29th 2019. Peacefully at her residence. Bridget, predeceased by her husband Paddy. Sadly mourned by her family, Billy, Judy, Jim, Noreen, John, Jarlath, Regina and Alvara, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, her sister Mary Kenny, brother-in-law Paddy Kenny, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her residence today Wednesday from 5pm with rosary at 9pm and reposing tomorrow Thursday from 3pm with funeral prayers at 7pm followed by removal at 7:30 to The Church Of The Immaculate Conception, Galmoy arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery.
Family flowers only by request. Donations in lieu to Laois Hospice.
Donations box at the House and at the Church.
Brigid Keenan (née Dunne)
Harbour Street, Mountmellick, Laois
Brigid Keenan (née Dunne) 47 Harbour Street, Mountmellick and formerly Killeshin, Co. Carlow, died peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at St Vincent’s Hospital, Mountmellick, surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her daughters Joan and Brigid and son Jim, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, neices and nephews, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick, from 5pm Wednesday. Removal at 6.50pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick, arriving for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Mountmellick.
Donations, if desired, to St Vincent’s Hospital, Mountmellick. A donation box will be in place in the funeral home and in St Joseph’s Church.
Maud O’Sullivan (née Rigney)
Orchard Close, Countess Road, Killarney, Kerry / Portarlington, Laois
Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of St Josephs Nursing Home, Kenmare, Maud, beloved wife of the late Michael Timo, loving mother of the late baby Timothy and much loved mother of Ruth, Lousie and Bernadette. Very sadly missed and dearly loved by her family, son-in-law Denis Barror, grandchildren Miriam, Vivien, Suzanne, Aoife, Conor and Dara, great grandchildren Alexa, Cillín and Aoibhe Maud, godchildren Brenda and Catherine, nephews and nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Predeceased by her son-in-law Dara Bradley and her granddaughter Aislinn. Reposing at O’Shea’s Funeral Home, Cathedral Place, Killarney on Tuesday evening from 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm. Removal at 6.30 pm on Tuesday evening to St Mary’s Cathedral. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 10.30am, burial afterwards in Muckross Abbey Graveyard, Killarney.
Ballyadams, Ballylinan, Athy, Kildare / Ballyadams, Laois
Deeply regretted by her loving nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at Rigney’s Funeral Home, Athy from 6pm on Monday evening with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ballintubbert Cemetery.
Carrigan St, Durrow, Laois
Peacefully at Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Husband of the late Betty; deeply regretted by his loving daughters Sarah and Helena, sister Una, sons-in-law Ger and Noel, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at his daughter (Sarah’s) residence (Swan Rd, Durrow, R32N2N3) from 2.00pm on Monday. Funeral prayers on Monday evening at 7.00pm followed by removal to Holy Trinity Church, Durrow (arriving 7.45pm approx). Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11.00am followed by burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Rialto, Dublin / Mountmellick, Laois
FITZPATRICK Josephine (Rialto, Dublin 8 and formerly of Graigue, Mountmellick, Co. Laois) January 25th, 2019 – (peacefully) in the loving care of her family and the staff of Leopardstown Park Hospital. Beloved daughter of the late James and Elizabeth. She will be very sadly missed by her loving sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and neighbours.
Reposing at Leopardstown Park Hospital on Monday (January 28th) from 2pm until 4pm, followed by removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning (January 29th) at 11am, followed by burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12.
Kellyville, Ballintubbert, Athy, Kildare / Laois
Peaceully in his 95th year at Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Loving husband of Sadie. He will be fondly remembered by his wife, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law and a wide circle of relatives and friends.
Reposing at Droimnin Nursing Home on Sunday from 1pm until 3pm. Reception Service in St. Patrick’s Church, Stradbally at 4pm on Sunday. Funeral Service on Monday at 1.30pm followed by burial in Killermogh Churchyard, Balacolla (arriving 3.15pm aprox). Donations to St Patrick’s Church Restoration Fund in lieu of flowers.