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Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Deaths in Laois

Below are the recent deaths in Laois.

Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.

Timmy (Jnr) Reardon
Rathnaveen, Tipperary Town, Tipperary / Portarlington, Laois

Reardon, (Timmy Jnr) Portarlington, Co. Laois and Rathnaveen, Tipperary, November 30th 2019. (Unexpected).

May He Rest In Peace

Funeral Arrangements Later

Maura Fingleton
Grange, Stradbally, Laois

Fingleton . Grange . Stradbally ( R32 T2F9 ) Dec 2nd 2019 Peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Maura. Predeceased by her father Mick and Sister , Eilish. Deeply regretted by her loving mother Mai. Brother Harry. Sisters Teresina and Aine. Brother in law Padraigh. Partners Mary and Derek Nephews, Declan, Conor, Jack and Liam. Uncles, aunts. Cousins. Relatives, neighbours and good friends. Rest in Peace. Reposing at her residence from 2 pm on Tuesday with rosary at 8 pm. Removal on Wed morning to arrive at The Church of the Holy Cross Ratheniska for 12 noon requiem Mass. Followed by interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

John Dempsey
Carlow / Portlaoise, Laois

John Dempsey of Croydon, London and formerly of Portlaoise, Co. Laois, passed away suddenly, on November 24th, 2019.

Beloved son of Danny and Bridie, cherished brother of Donal, much loved brother-in-law of Cathryn and adored uncle of Cillian and Darragh. He will be sadly missed by his extended family, relatives and friends.

May John Rest In Peace

Reposing at Carpenter Bros. Funeral Home, Barrack St., Carlow from 5pm on Saturday with Prayers at 7.30 pm. Arriving at St Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, for Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Killeshin Cemetery, Carlow. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to The Poor Clare Sisters, Graiguecullen.

Damien Crossan
O’Moores, Ballyfin, Laois / Mountmellick, Laois

Damien Crossan, O’Moores Forest, Mountmellick and formerly Kirwan Park, Mountmellick, died unexpectedly December 1st.2019. Predeceased by his infant son Dylan. Deeply regretted by his loving partner Stephanie and children Aaron, Lily and Sophie, parents Billy and Anna Mai, brother Liam and sister-in-law Lorraine, aunts, uncles, niece Cédhla and nephew Ciarán, and Stephanie’s parents Eddie and Ann Foot, the Foot family, cousins, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Reposing in his home in O’Moore’s Forest (R32D8K1) on Tuesday from 6pm, Recital of the Rosary at 9pm. Family time on Wednesday morning. Funeral arriving to St. Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick for 11am Requiem Mass, burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

Seán Campion
Johnstown Glebe, Rathdowney, Laois

Seán Campion, Johnstown Glebe, Rathdowney, Co. Laois (R32 D857) December 1st, 2019 in the tender loving care of all the staff of Oakdale Nursing Home following a long illness. Predeceased by his beloved wife Mary, his angel infant son and daughter, his brothers Mick-Joe and Eddie and his sister Frances. Sadly mourned by his adoring family, Patrick, Anne-Marie (Moore) and Geraldine, his grandsons Michael and Seán, his granddaughter Mary-Kate, his son-in-law Michael, his brother Loughlin (Lot), his sister May (Whyte) and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Oakdale Nursing Home(R32 P025) this Sunday evening with rosary at 8pm and reposing at his home (Johnstown Glebe) tomorrow, Monday evening, from 5pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning in the Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney at 11am followed by burial in Rathdowney Local Cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please.

“May His Gentle Soul Rest in Peace”

Owen Heffernan
Red Gate Deerpark, Laois

Owen Heffernan Red Gate, Deerpark, Ballyfin, Co. Laois died unexpectedly at home December 1st.2019 Deeply regretted by his loving wife Breda (née McCann Wexford) and his family Mary (Todd,Tullamore). Catherine (Revelle Belfast) Jimmy, Oonagh and Eugene, neices, nephews grandchildren, brother Patsy, sister Josie (Kelly, The Heath) sisters-in-law Marie (Coleman,Wexford) Ann (Heffernan) and Sheila (Heffernan) brother in law Miley McCann (UK),relatives neighbours and many friends.


Reposing in his home Monday from 5pm Recital of The Rosary at 9pm. Funeral arriving on Tuesday to St.Fintans Church Ballyfin for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial after In St.Fintans Cemetery.

House private Tuesday morning please.

Annette Murphy (née Seale)
Clonenagh, Mountrath, Laois

Annette Murphy (neé Seale), England, and late of Clonenagh, Mountrath, Co. Laois. Died 22nd November 2019, at the Care Centre Westhoughton, Bolton. Deeply regretted by her husband David, children, grandchildren, brothers, Tony and Gerry extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May She Rest In Peace

Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning (4th December 2019) in the Sacred Heart Church, Henley, at 11am, followed by burial in Henley Cemetery, England.

SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, December 2, 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.