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Deep sadness as six year old Laois boy passes away

Tributes have been paid to Shane Brophy, a six year old Laois boy who passed away yesterday evening.

Shane, who was a little motorbike enthuasist, saw over 200 bikers grant his ultimate wish as they lined up outside of the Midlands Park Hotel, where he got to see all bikes and people turn out especially for him.

Tributes have poured in for Shane since his ultimely passing.

The death notice on RIP reads as: Shane will be sadly missed by his loving mother Elaine, brother Scott and sister Layla, grandparents, uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at 15 Cois Na Habhainn, Green Mill Lane, Portlaoise on Tuesday 30th July. Reposing at New House Doonane on Wednesday 31st July and on Thursday the 1st August. (Eir Code R93 E4 E6).

Removal on Friday at 1.30pm to St Abban’s Church, Doonane, arriving for mass at 2pm with burial thereafter in adjoining cemetery.

House strictly private on Friday morning.

May Shane rest in peace with the Angels.

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Siún Lennon joined LaoisToday in a full-time capacity after studying Journalism and New Media in the University of Limerick. She hails from Rosenallis and her interests vary from news, sports and politics.