Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Margaret (Madge) Byrne (née Cruite)
Margaret (Madge) Byrne (née Cruite) Cabinteely, Dublin and formerly of Balytarsna, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois, 11th Novemeber 2019 peacefully, with family and in the wonderful care of the staff at the Fern Dean Nursing Home, Blackrock. Beloved wife of the late Nicholas and much-loved mother of Martyn and Anne. Cherished sister of her late brothers and sisters, John (twin brother), Anne, Patrick, Mary, Richard, Michael and Patricia. Sadly missed by her son, daughter, daughter-in-law Geraldine and son-in-law John, sisters-in-law Josephine, Peg, Mary, Margaret and Mary Jane, brother-in-law Murt, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Quinns Funeral Home, Glasthule Road, Sandycove, Dublin Wednesday evening from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm. Removal Thursday morning to St. Brigid’s Parish Church, Cabinteely arriving for 10.00 am Funeral Mass followed by interment in Askamore Cemetery, Gorey, Co. Wexford arriving at 1.00 pm approx. Family flowers only please donations, if desired, to Blackrock Hospice or any charity of choice. Enquiries to McCrea Funeral Directors 087 2888981.
John Edwin Carter
Lisbigney, Ballinakill, Laois / Abbeyleix, Laois
John Edwin Carter of Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home and formerly of Lisbigney, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois. John Edwin died in the exceptional care of the staff at Portlaoise Regional Hospital. Sadly missed by his sister Martha (Hendy), brother George, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Removal from The Chapel of Rest at Portlaoise Regional Hospital on Thursday afternoon at 1.50pm to All Saints Church, Ballinakill for Funeral Service at 2.30pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining Churchyard.
Teresa TD Walsh (née Hendrick)
7 Maisonettes, Quigley Park, Rathdowney, Laois / Roscrea, Tipperary
And formerly of 27 Kennedy Park, Roscrea. Pre-deceased by her husband Joe. Sadly missed by her loving family, her daughter Angela, sons Martin (Seven) and Joseph, her brother Tony (Hendrick), son-in-law Kieran, daughters-in-law Margaret and Noreen, grandchildren Martin, Owen, Sean, Laura and Dan, great-grandchildren Mia, AJ, Kayleigh and Dylan, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, kind neighbours and many friends.
Reposing in Tierney’s Funeral Home, Roscrea on Wednesday evening from 6.00 with rosary at 8.00. Removal on Thursday morning at 11.30 arriving in St. Cronan’s Church, Roscrea for Funeral Mass at 12.00 noon burial afterwards in the adjoining new cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to North Tipperary Hospice.
Bernie Daly (née Noonan)
Portlaoise, Laois/Ballingarry (NR), Tipperary
Bernie Daly (née Noonan) Portlaoise and formerly Ballingarry, Co Tipperary died Nov. 11th 2019 peacefully surrounded by her loving family at The Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Retired Publican Portlaoise Arms and Powerscourt, Abbeyleix Road, Portlaoise. Predeceased by her beloved husband Vincent and dear son Jimmy and loving brothers Paddy and Jim. Deeply regretted by her siblings Anne (Birr), Stephen (Ballingarry), Norah (Clonaslee), Christ (Ballingarry) her close friends Regina and Brian, nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law, neighbours relatives and many friends.
Reposing in the Chapel of Repose at Portlaoise General Hospital on Tuesday from 5pm. Recital of The Rosary at 7pm. Reposing Wednesday morning from 10am. Removal at 10.45am to The Church of The Nativity of The Blessed Virgin, Kilcormac arriving for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Kilcormac. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Laois Hospice.
Patrick James Doogue
Farnans, Ballickmoyler, Laois
Husband of the Late Patricia. Deeply regretted by his loving sisters Mary and Betty, step-daughter Shelley, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Rigney’s Funeral Home, Athy from 6pm on Tuesday evening with Rosary at 8pm. Removal at 10.30am on Wednesday morning to arrive at The Church of the Sacred Heart, Arles for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.