Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Mary (May) McAleenan (née Good)
Corrig, Stradbally, Laois/Dublin
Beloved wife of the late Desmond and much loved mother of Peter, Hilda, Colin, Don, Enid, Raymond and Alex.
Deeply regretted by her loving family, son in law, daughters in law, grandchildren, great-grandchidren, brother, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, extended family relatives and friends.
A Mass to celebrate Mary’s life will be held at a later date. In accordance with goverment guidelines on public gatherings, a private funeral will take place.
James (Jim) O’Sullivan
Broomville, Portlaoise, Laois/Crumlin, Dublin
James (Jim) O’Sullivan, Broomville, Dublin Road, Portlaoise, Co. Laois and formerly of Crumlin, Dublin. May 15th. 2020 (peacefully) at the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Predeceased by his son James, Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by his loving wife Margaret, Children Joanna, Julie, step-daughter Joanna, brother Eric, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, all his pals at Peg’s and friends.
In accordances with Government and HSE recommendations regarding public gathering’s a private funeral and cremation will take place for family only. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at a later date.
Clonkeen, Portlaoise, Laois/Rathdowney, Laois
Áine Hetherington-Hegarty, Clonkeen, Portlaoise and formerly Harristown, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. May 12th 2020. Unexpectedly, deeply regretted by her mother Josie and Paddy and family, Fiona, Sharon and Ger, her brother Patrick, sister-in-law Catherine, aunts, uncles, cousins and a wide circle of friends.
As per COVID-19 Directive, house, funeral and burial strictly private. Details will be announced at a later date.
Rathmoyle, Abbeyleix, Laois
Predeceased by his loving wife Margaret and sister Kathleen. Sadly missed by his hearthbroken children Richard and Michelle, daughter-in-law Julie and son-in-law Niall, grandchildren Tiernan, Isabelle and Siún, brothers Donal, Seán and Noel, sisters Sheelagh, Maureen, Margaret and Breda, extended family, nieces, nephews, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.
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Due to COVID-19 Directive a private family funeral will take place. A memorial service for Liam will take place at alater date
Tullamoy, Stradbally, Laois
Caroline passed away unexpectedly at her residence. Reunited with her two baby boys Shane and Michael. Sadly missed by her best Friend and True Love Martin, her children April, Quentain and Samatha, her grandchildren Roxanne, Rio, Dwight, Lee and Jada. Her brother Dean, nieces, nephews, relatives and Friends.
17 Dunmasc, Portlaoise, Laois
Retired Garda Inspector, Clontarf, Raheny and Dublin Airport. Dearly loved husband of Elizabeth. Deeply regretted by his loving family, sons Mark, Paraic, Séamus and Richard, daughters-in-law, grandchildren Ross, Romy, Tadhg, Finn Emily and Philipa, brother James, sisters Janette, Margaret and Kathleen, sister-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.
A mass to celebrate Patricks life will be held at a later date. In accordance with government guidelines on public gatherings a private family funeral will take place.
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