Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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248 Arden View, Tullamore, Offaly / Clonaslee, Laois
Peacefully at home. Rosemary will be sadly missed by her loving daughter Rosealie and her friend Susan.
Reposing at 248 Arden View, Tullamore on Sunday from 5pm until Rosary at 7pm. Removal on Monday morning to St. Colman’s Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial after Mass in the adjoining Old Cemetery.
Christopher (Chris) Cuddy
Formerly of St. Patrick’s Terrace, Castletown, Laois
Christopher (Chris) Cuddy, Levenshulme, Manchester and formerly of St. Patrick’s Tce., Castletown, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. February 8th. 2019 (unexpectedly) in England. Predeceased by his Parents Christy and Mary (nee Phelan). Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by his loving brother Michael, sister Pauline (Byrne), brother-in-law Pat, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing in Guilfoyle’s Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath this Friday evening (1st. March) from 6 o’c with rosary in the funeral home at 9 o’c. Removal on Saturday morning (2nd. March) at 11.45 o’c to St. Edmund’s Church, Castletown for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, with burial immediately afterwards in Churchtown Cemetery, Castletown.
Kilnamanagh, Dublin / Ballyadams, Laois
Devoy, Liam (Kilnamanagh, Dublin 24 and formerly of Ballyadams, Co. Laois), February 27th, 2019 peacefully at Tallaght Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Beatrice and adored father of Lisa, Noelle, Martin and Patrick; sadly missed by his loving grandchildren Ciaran, Conor, Anna, Kate, Orla, Ciara, Eoin, Daniel, Aidan, Ronan, Demi, Dion and the late Aoife, sons-in-law Wayne and Derek, daughters-in-law Susan and Nicola, brother Noel, sisters Julia and Bridget, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends.
Reposing at his home on Friday (March 1st) from 5pm until 8pm. Removal on Saturday (March 2nd) to St. Kevin’s Church, Kilnamanagh arriving for 10am Funeral Mass and afterwards to Newlands Cross Cemetery. All enquiries to Fanagans Funeral Directors, Tallaght Village – 01 451 6701.
House Private Saturday.
Graigue, Mountmellick, Laois / Portarlington, Offaly
Anna Bergin, Graigue, Mountmellick and formerly Treascon, Portarlington, Co. Offaly, died peacefully, February 27th, in the care of Dromnin Nursing Home, Stradbally (in her 90th year). Predeceased by her sister Una, brothers James and Gerard. Deeply regretted by her sisters-in-law Ann and Mary, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick, on Thursday from 4.30pm with removal at 6.15pm to St Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick, arriving at 6.30pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am and burial afterwards in St Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington.
Margaret Joyce (née Erbach)
Derrydavey, Mountmellick, Laois
Margaret Joyce (nee Erbach), Derrydavey, Mountmellick, Co. Laois and late of Chicago. Margaret died peacefully on February 26th 2019 under the tender care of the staff in Drominin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Patrick, sons Brian, Pat, Kevin, John, daughters Mary, Theresa, Kathleen, Colleen, grandchildren and great grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces and nephews, her life long friend Joan and extended family and friends.
Reposing in Moloneys Funeral Home on Wednesday from 6.30pm, Recital of the Rosary at 9pm. Prayers in the Funeral Home on Thursday at 10am. Removal at 10.45am to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick for 11am Mass. Burial after in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
Eileen O’Leary (née Barnes)
Ballintogher, Ballybrittas, Laois
Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Regional Hospital Tullamore. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Jimmy, family Hubert, Annette, John and Caroline, sisters Sheila, Mary and Alice son-in-law, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Maher’s Chapel of Rest, Portarlington on Tuesday from 7pm with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Wednesday at 11:15am arriving St John’s Church, Killenard for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
House Strictly Private Please.
Drimroe, Ballylinan, Laois
The death has occurred of Christy Dunne, Drimroe, Ballylinan, Co. Laois, peacefully, at Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Beloved brother of Esther (Jo) Brennan, Ballyadams. Predeceased by his loving parents Christopher & Margaret, brother Johnny, sisters Betty, Maureen and Gretta. He will be sadly missed by his dear sister, brother-in-law Andy, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Reposing at his niece Antoinette’s Brennan Kealy’s residence, Parkhill, Ballyadams (R14 T651) from 12 noon on Tuesday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal by Rigney’s Funeral Director’s at 11.45am on Wednesday morning to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Ballyadams.
St. Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise, Laois / Thurles, Tipperary
Pyne, St. Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise, Co. Laois and formerly of Regaile, Thurles, Co. Tipperary. February 24th 2019, unexpectedly at the Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Michael, deeply regretted by his brothers John, Dominic, Willie and Tom, sisters Bridie, Margaret, Theresa, Bernie and Kathleen, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Devitt’s Funeral Parlour, Cashel this Tuesday evening from 5.30pm with Removal at 7.30pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Boherlahan. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11.30am followed by Burial in the adjoining Bianconi Cemetery.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, March 1, 2019