Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Mary BURKE (née Healy)
Green Road, Carlow Town, Carlow / Ballybrittas, Laois
Mary Burke (née Healy) of Green Road, Carlow and formerly of Ballintogher, Ballybrittas, Co. Laois, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on April 17th, 2019 at Signature Care Nursing Home, Killerig, Co Carlow.
Beloved wife of the late Michael and much loved mother of Margaret and Mary. She will be sadly missed by her loving daughters, son-in-law Pat, grandchildren Robert, Chiara and Patrick, brother John, sister Brigid, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St., Carlow, from 3pm on Monday with removal at 6.45pm to the Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow, arriving at 7pm.Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 10am followed by burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carlow.
Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Diabetes Ireland. House Private, please.
Portlaoise, Laois / Raheny, Dublin
Connor. Ritchie, Drominin Nursing Home, Stradbally and late of Raheny, Dublin. 18th April 2019. Peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Evelyn, daughters Lyndsey and Stacey, son Richard, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, sons-in-law, nephew, nieces, grandchildren Abbie, Lucy, Jessica and Dylan, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home, Portlaoise from 6.30 pm on Friday with rosary at 8 pm. Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise for 11 am Funeral Prayer Service. Interment will follow in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
William (Billy) Keyes
Cuan Bhríde, Rathdowney, Laois
William (Billy) Keyes, 17 Cuan Bhríde, Rathdowney and formerly Borohan Errill, Co. Laois. Peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the kind and dedicated care of the staff of Medical 1 Tullamore General Hospital. Predeceased by his beloved wife Georgina. He will be very sadly missed by his sister Mary (Sr. Canice) Keyes, John of God Sister Kilkenny, Teresa and Martin Flanagan, nephews, nieces, sisters-in-law, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Teresa and Martin Flanagan’s home, Tullacommon, Donaghmore (Eircode R32NP70) on Saturday from 2pm with rosary at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Easter Sunday Morning at 11am in The Church of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney followed by burial in Belady Cemetery, Rathdowney. House private on Sunday morning please.
Ballymun, Dublin / Laois
Lawler (Ballymun and late of Raheen, Co. Laois) on 18th April 2019, peacefully, John (Sean) beloved husband of Teresa (Detty) and loving father of Geraldine, Anne, Sean, Bernard (Ben), Noel, Teresa and Alan, predeceased by his sister Nora. Deeply regretted by his loving family, brother Gerard, sister Julie, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sister-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.
Reposing at home on Tuesday evening from 5pm to 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Holy Spirit, Sillogue Road, Ballymun, for Requiem Mass at 10am, followed by burial in Dardistown Cemetery.
Family flowers only, please. Donations, in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland.
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.
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.
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