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Deaths in Laois – Monday, June 10, 2019

Deaths in Laois

Below are the recent deaths in Laois.

Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.

Daniel Byrne
O’Moores Forest, Ballyfin, Laois

Daniel Byrne, O’Moore’s Forest,, Ballyfin, Co Laois. Died June 8th 2019. Deeply regretted by his wife Kathleen and family, Pat, Danny, Roísín and Anthony, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, nephews, nieces, brothers and sisters-in-law, relatives and friends.


Reposing in Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick on Monday from 6pm. Recital of The Rosary at 8pm. Funeral arriving St Fintan’s Church, Ballyfin on Tuesday for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial after in St. Fintan’s Cemetery.

House private please.

Margaret Holland (née Lawless)
Glenall Rock Road, Borris-in-Ossory, Laois / Mountrath, Laois

Margaret Holland (neé Lawless) Glenall Rock Road, Borris-in-Ossory and formerly of Trumera, Mountrath, Co. Laois, died 8th June 2019 (peacefully) at the General Hospital Naas, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her beloved husband Seamus, sadly missed by her children Seamus and Sara, grandchildren Cameron, Erika and Seb, daughter-in-law Jude and Patrick, brothers Pat, John and Matt, sisters Mary and Anne, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, extended family neighbours and friends.

May She Rest In Peace

Reposing at her home Glenall Rock Road (R32 T92D), on Sunday and Monday evening from 6 o’clock, with rosary both evenings at 8 o’clock. Removal on Tuesday morning to St. Canice’s Church, Borris-in-Ossory, for Requiem Mass at 11 o’clock, followed by burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.

House Private on Tuesday morning, please.

Margaret (Rita) O’Connor (née McDonald)
Roskelton, Mountrath, Laois

Margaret (Rita) O’Connor, (neé McDonald), Roskelton, Mountrath, (R32 XC94) and formally of Rossbawn, Ballaghmore, Co.Laois. Died 8th June 2019, (suddenly) at the Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her beloved husband Dan, and her brother Willie. Deeply regretted by her loving family Eilish, Daniel, Mairead and Annie, grandchildren Conor, Lilly, Rosie, Caoimhe, Oisín, Niamh, Conall, Jack and Ellie, brothers Jimmy and John, sisters Kathleen, Marian and Agnes, extended family, neighbours and friends.

May She Rest In Peace

Reposing at her residence Roskelton (R32 XC94) on Sunday evening from 8. o’clock with Rosary at 9 o’clock. Removal on Monday evening at 7 o’clock to St. Fintan’s Church Raheen, arriving at 7.30 o’clock. Requiem Mass on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Liam Gorman
Clonaghadoo, Geashill, Offaly / Mountmellick, Laois

Liam Gorman, Clonaghadoo, Geashill, Co Offaly, died 7th of June, peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his father Patrick (Paddy) and his brother Paul, Grandchildren Richie and Jesse and his nephew Robert. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Helen, his sons Kevin and Liam, his daughters Pamela, Sinead and Deirdre, his mother Mary, his brothers Pat, Christy, Mike, John, Kevin, Raymond and Alan, his sisters Kay, Imelda, Rosaleen, Fiona and Marianne, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, neighbours, relatives and a large circle of family and friends.


Reposing in his home on Saturday from 4pm with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Reposing in his home on Sunday from 2pm with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning at 10.35am to St Mary’s Church Clonaghadoo arriving for 11 O’clock Requiem Mass with burial afterwards in Clonaghadoo Cemetery. House private on Monday morning, please. Donations if desired to Laois Palliative Care.

Mary Sheeran (née Anderson)
Rathmoyle, Abbeyleix, Laois

Predeceased by her husband John and sons Bernard and John in her 86th. year.Deeply regretted by her sons Patrick Fergal and Stephen, daughters Elizabeth, Cathleen, Jackie, Christina, and Rosie, brothers Seany and Brendan, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren,extended family relatives and friends.

Reposing in the Chapel Of Adoration adjoining the Church Of The Most Holy Rosary Abbeyleix from 6pm. on Sunday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal to the Church Of The Most Holy Rosary on Monday for 11am. Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery.

SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Sunday, June 9, 2019

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Stradbally native Alan Hartnett is a graduate of Knockbeg College who has worked in the local and national media since 2008. Alan has a BA in Economics, Politics and Law and an MA in Journalism from DCU. His happiest moment was when Jody Dillon scored THAT goal in the Laois senior football final in 2016.