Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.
Margaret (Madge) Quigley (née Rigney)
Yewston Estate & late of Sarsfield Street, Nenagh, Tipperary / Borris-in-Ossory, Laois
Formerly of Sarsfield Street, Nenagh & Ballaghmore, Borris-in-Ossary. Predeceased by her beloved husbamd Joe & son Joseph. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Paul and Fergus sister Bernie (Fitzpatrick), grandchildren Katie, Laura, Emily and Claire, daughters-in-law Anne & Elaine, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
May Madge Rest In Peace
Reposing in Ryans funeral home Nenagh this Friday from 4 o’c with removal at 5.30 o’c to arrive to St. Marys of the Rosary Church, Nenagh, at 6 o’c. Prayer service on Saturday at 12 o’c followed by burial in Lisboney New Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the Irish Cancer Society
Blackhall Bridge, Portarlington, Laois
Peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family Deeply regretted by his loving wife Teresa , daughters Teresa, Una, Aileen, Anne and Margaret, sons Bill and John, sisters Francie, Una and Peg daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren , great-grandchildren, nephews , nieces relatives and friends.
Reposing at his home (eircode R32 N6T1) on Wednesday from 12 noon with Rosary at 6pm . Removal on Holy Thursday at 10am arriving St Michael’s Church Portarlington for Funeral Prayers at 11am. Interment afterwards in St Michael’s Cemetery Portarlington.
Berna Canning (née McCormack)
Mountmellick, Laois/Castlebar, Mayo
Canning (nee McCormack), Berna (Dundrum, Dublin and formerly of Castlebar and Westport, County Mayo). Died April 13, 2019 (Peacefully), surrounded by her loving family in the kind and dedicated care of the staff of St. Vincent’s Hospital.
Beloved wife of Fergus and loving mother of Joseph and Gordon, sisters Teresa, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours.
Reposing at Fanagan’s Funeral Home, Main St., Dundrum, on Tuesday from 3pm until 5pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 10am in Church of the Ascension of the Lord, Balally. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Mountmellick, Co. Laois, arriving for approximately 12.45pm.
Marian Hickey (née Boland)
Market Square, Portarlington, Laois
Formerly Ballycarroll Portarlington. Died at Naas Hospital. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Gerry, daughters Claire and Eileen, brothers Patrick , Joseph, Martin and Peter, sisters Betty, Ann, Tessy, Margaret and Brigid, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Maher’s Chapel of Rest, Portarlington on Tuesday from 7pm with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Wednesday at 11:10am arriving St John’s Church, Killenard for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Sonia Murphy (née Baggot)
Drimroe, Ballylinan, Laois/Athy, Kildare
Reposing at Rigney’s Funeral Home, Athy from 6.30pm tomorrow, Tuesday with prayers at 8pm. Removal at 10.15am on Wednesday morning to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Ballyadams. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to The Irish Heart & Lung Transplant Association.
Monica Phelan (née O’Brien)
Pike of Rushall, Mountrath, Laois
Monica Phelan, (née O’Brien), Pike of Rushall, Mountrath, Co.Laois, (former Lady President and Captain of Mountrath Golf Club) – April 15, 2019 (peacefully), surrounded by her loving family in the kind and dedicated care of the staff of the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise, predeceased by her daughter Fiona, beloved wife of Michael and loving mother to Declan, Neil, Ronan, Clodagh and Ciara, sadly missed by her husband , children, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Burke’s Funeral Home, Mountrath, on Tuesday evening from 4 o’clock, with Rosary at 8 o’clock. Removal on Wednesday afternoon to Naomh Garadh Church, Pike of Rushall,R32V320 for Requiem Mass at 1 o’clock, followed by burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.
Late of Woodbrook, Mountrath, Laois
Anthony Tobin, late of Woodrook, Mountrath, Co.Laois. Died 14th April 2019 (unexpectedly), predeceased by his parents George and Alice, brother George, sadly missed by his family, sisters Marie, Kathleen, Betty, Esther, Alice, Bridget, and Caroline, brothers Michael, Jimmy, Paul and Davy, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Paul and Doreen’s Home No.6 Woodbrook (R32 Y 897), on Tuesday afternoon from 2.0’clock, with Rosary at 9.0’clock. Removal on Wednesday morning to St. Fintan’s Church Mountrath, for Requiem Mass at 11.0’clock, followed by Burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery Mountrath. House Private on Wednesday morning please.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, April 17, 2019