Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Br. Brendan (James) O’Sullivan
Miguel House, Castletown, Laois/Cahirciveen, Kerry
Br. Brendan (James) O’Sullivan, De La Salle Brothers, Miguel House, Castletown, Portlaoise, Co. Laois and late of Cahirciveen, Co. Kerry. Sept. 13. 2019. Deeply regretted by his nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, extended family, relatives and a wide circle of friends and confreres in religon.
Reposing in Miguel House, Castletown tomorrow, Saturday morning, Sept. 14th. from 11.30 o’c with evening prayers and rosary at 9 o’c. Funeral liturgy and Mass on Sunday 15th. Sept. at 2 pm with burial immediately afterwards in the Monastery Cemetery, Castletown.
Upper Forest, Mountmellick, Laois
Died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving wife and family. (Retired Prison Officer). Predecesased by his sister Ann Cleary (Portarlington). Deeply regretted by his wife Martha and family Noel, Lesley, Lorraine, Leona, Joanne, Ivor and Jessica, grandchildren, brothers Har and Pascal, sister Dinah (Moore, Garryhinch), daughter-in-law, sons -in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his home (R32F5P7) on Saturday & Sunday from 5pm. Recital of the rosary at 8pm on both evenings. Funeral arriving to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick on Monday for 2.30pm Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetry.
Donations if desired to Laois Palliative Care.
Emmet street, Mountmellick, Laois
ames Gorman, Emmet Street, Mountmellick, Co. Laois died September 12th 2019. Peacefully at The Regional Hospital Tullamore surrounded by his loving wife Mary and family.
Reposing at Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick on Sunday from 5pm. Recitals of the rosary at 7pm. Reposing in Monday morning from 10am. Removal at 10.50am to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
Edward (Ned) Hogan
Ballinakill Road, Abbeyleix, Laois
Passed away peacefully at Ysbty Glan Clwyd Wales in the loving arms of his daughter Carol. Sadly missed by his daughter Carol, son-in-law Humayun, grandchildren Niall, Nabeel, Alina, and Adam, brothers John and Chris, sister Molly, nephews, niece, relatives and friends.
Reposing at the Chaple of Adoration adjoining The Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix on Friday, September 20th, from 5pm. with Rosary at 8pm. Removal to The Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix on Saturday, the 21st, for 10.30 am. Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Frances Quigley (née Morrin)
Glenard Crescent, Salthill, Galway / Mountrath, Laois
Beloved wife of Bert, much loved mother of Sharon, Michael, Ronan and Tanya, mother-in-law of Shauna and Chad, adored Nana of Jessica, Alex, Anna, Juliette, Lainey, Avery and Ally, cherished sister of Phyllis, Anne, Cathleen and Paddy. Deeply mourned and very sadly missed by all including her nephews and nieces, relatives and friends who were always entertained by her fun loving personality.
Reposing at the O’Flaherty funeral parlour, Munster Avenue, Galway on Sunday 15th September from 5 p.m. with Removal at 7 p.m. to the Church of Christ the King, Salthill. Requiem Mass on Monday, 16th September at 11 a.m. Funeral after Mass to Rahoon cemetery. House Private
Fondly remembered and re-united with her family and friends. May her kind and gentle soul rest in peace.
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Teresa (Tess) Whelehan (née Delaney)
Corrig, Portarlington, Laois / Kilkenny
Teresa (Tess) formerly Ballycuddihy, Co. Kilkenny passed away peacefully at Lourdesville Nursing Home, Kildare in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Michael Whelehan. Deeply mourned by her children Ailish, Dick, Angela, John, Eoin and Michael, brother Milo, sister Nan, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, sons and daughters-in-law, extended family and friends.
May Tess Rest In Peace. Reposing at her son Michael’s residence on Friday 13th in Kilpedder, Co. Wicklow. Arriving to Saint John’s Church, Killenard on Saturday for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Interment to follow in adjoining cemetery.
House private. Family flowers only.
Mary Brennan (née Norris)
Cooper Hill House, Ballickmoyler, Carlow/Ballickmoyler, Laois
Mary Brennan died September 10th at her home. Beloved wife of the late Jack. Sadly missed by her loving daughter Miriam, son John, son-in-law Kevin, daughter-in-law Janine, grandchildren Keith, Emma, Sara, Jane, Kate, Jack, Mark and Richard, sisters Monica and Attracta, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her home (Eircode R93 R209) from 3pm on Thursday concluding with prayers at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 noon in St. Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Woodlands, Roundwood, Mountrath, Laois/Rosslare Strand, Wexford
Philip Duggan, Woodlands Roundwood, Mountrath, Co. Laois. . Died 10th September 2019, at his home. Loved and adored husband of Margaret, loving father of Orlagh, Darragh, his partner Shaunagh, Bill and Ronan, grandfather of his darling Pippa, Sean, Emma, Elizabeth, Dia, and Chlöe, sadly missed by his sister Geraldine, extended family, and a large circle of friends in Laois and Wexford.
Reposing at his home (eircode R32 P449) this Wednesday and Thursday evening from 5 o’clock to 9 o’clock, with Rosary each evening at 9 o’clock. Removal on Friday morning to St. Fergal’s Church, Camross, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11 o’clock, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to The Cuisle Centre, Portlaoise.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, September 13, 2019