Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.
Kathleen Morrissey (née Treacy)
Castlefleming, Errill, Laois / Wicklow Town, Wicklow / Waterford City, Waterford
Morrissey nee Treacy, Castle Gardens Nursing Home, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford and formerly Castlefleming, Errill, Co. Laois. February 21st 2019. Peacefully in the presence of her loving family, in her 98th year, Kathleen predeceased by her husband Martin. Sadly mourned by her family Brigid, Tommy, Agnes, Eamon and Martin, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, her brothers Michael and Tommy and her sister Agnes, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at O’Sullivan’s Funeral Home, Rathdowney on Friday evening from 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Mass at 11am in the Church of Our Lady Queen of the Universe, Errill followed by burial in St. Kieran’s Cemetery, Errill.
Bríd Whelan (née Ryan)
Bishopswood Road /Marian Hill, Portarlington, Laois
Formerly Marian Hill, Portarlington. It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Brid at her home on February 20th 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her husband Brian, mother Lill, daughter Claire, sons Bryan and Adrian, adored grandchildren Jack, Cian, Liam , Cara, Luke and Ruairí, daughter-in-law Caroline, son-in-law Sean, her five sisters, eight brothers, extended family and friends.
House Private On Thursday.
Bríd will be reposing at her home (R32 K7D3) on Friday 22nd from 2pm with Rosary at 8pm. House Strictly Private Saturday Morning. Requiem Mass on Saturday Morning at 11am in St Michael’s Church, Portarlington followed by Interment immediately afterwards In St Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington.
Family Flowers Only Please Donations in lieu, If Desired To Palliative Care.
Bantry, Cork / Rathdowney, Laois
Brady, Bantry, Co. Cork and Rathdowney, Co. Laois, February 18th, unexpectedly, at his home. Paul, predeceased by his wife Trisha. Deeply regretted by his son David, sisters Laurie and Agnes and his brother Peter, relatives and friends.
Reposing at O’ Sullivan’s funeral home, Rathdowney, Co. Laois, on Thursday evening from 6pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday in The Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney, at 11am followed by burial in Rathdowney local cemetery.
Georgina (Ena) Dobbin
Stradbally, Laois / Dublin
Dobbin Georgina (Ena) (Stradbally, Dublin, Brownstown) peacefully on 19th February at Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Dearly loved Aunt of Anne (Nolan) Mark (Dobbin) June, Leila, Audrey, Ann and Sandra. Sadly missed by her family and friends.
Reposing at Droimnin Nursing Home from 4pm to 7pm on Wednesday with prayers at 7pm. Prayers at 1.15pm on Thursday followed by removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Stradbally for 2pm Funeral Service. Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.
Margaret Lawless (née Lawlor)
Lakeglen R32 V2YC, Portlaoise, Laois
Beloved wife of Sonny and much loved mother of Tom, Alan and Terry. Deeply regretted by her loving family, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family relatives and friends.
Reposing at her home this Wednesday with rosary recital at 8:00pm. Removal on Thursday at 9:00am to arrive at SS Peter & Paul’s Church for 10:00am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter & Paul’s Cemetery.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday February 22, 2019