Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.
NewMarket, Rathfarnham, Dublin / Knocklyon, Dublin / Mountrath, Laois
Kirwan, David (Dave), Late of Rathfarnham and formerly Newmarket, Dublin 8, passed away peacefully on the 14th September 2019, surrounded by his loving family, in the care of all the wonderful staff in the Beacon Hospital. Beloved husband of Angelina and loving father to Rachel and Mark. Predeceased by his parents Edward and Mary, brothers Eddie and Liam, sisters Patricia and Carmel; he will be very sadly missed by his wife, daughter, son, brothers John, Brendan, Eugene and Michael, sisters Mae and Margaret, mother-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and all his extended Family, neighbours and many friends.
May he Rest in Peace
David will be reposing at his family home on Wednesday evening (September 18th) from 5pm to 7pm. House private at all other times. Removal on Thursday morning to the Church of the Holy Spirit, Ballyroan, arriving for 10am Mass, followed by interment in Kilmashogue Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to The Irish Lung Fibrosis Association. All enquiries to Larry Massey Rathfarnham on (01)406-1000.
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.
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.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, September 16, 2019