Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
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Patrick Street, Mountrath, Laois
Thomas Tynan, late of Patrick Street, Mountrath, Co. Laois, died 30th June 2020, (unexpectedly). Deeply regretted by his loving parents Tom and Bridge, partner Janine, son Thomas-Jay, brother Barry, sisters Bernadette and Samantha, niece Grace (Dunne), nephews Charlie (Tynan), Rian (Dunne), aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends.
May Thomas Rest In Peace
Reposing at Burke’s Funeral Home Mountath on Thursday evening from 7pm with Rosary at 9pm (with social distancing in place). Requiem Mass on Friday morning in St. Fintan’s Church, Mountrath, at 10am, followed by Burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.
The Haven, Abbeyleix, Laois
Hennessy. Denis .The Haven. Abbeyleix Co. Laois. June 29th 2020 . Dearly loved son to Mary and the late James. Cherished brother to Patrick, Mary, James ( Australia) , and Margaret. Sisters in law Veronica and Aisling. Brother in law Desmond. Adored uncle to May, Tess and Thomas. Deeply regretted by his loving uncles. Aunts. Grand Aunts. Cousins. Relatives and a large circle of friends. May he rest in peace.
Given the exceptional climate and to protect the welfare of everyone who knew him, a private funeral, with immediate family only, will take place, at 12 noon on Saturday in the Church of the most holy rosary Abbeyleix. Interment will follow in St Patricks cemetery Clogh Castlecomer., and will be streamed on the Abbeyleix parish webpage.
The family thank you for your cooperation, understanding and support during this sensitive time.
Sarah (Sadie) Harmon (née Jackson)
Killnacourt, Portarlington, Laois / Kinsealy, Dublin
Formerly Kinsealy, Dublin. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Oakdale Nursing Home Portarlington. Sadly missed by her loving husband Harry, daughters Sharon and Fiona, son Harry jnr, sisters Ann and Joan, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.
Sarah was a former member of Portarlington Happy Hearts Active Retirement Group.
Reposing at Maher’s Chapel of Rest Portarlington on Thursday from 7pm to 8pm. A Private Family Funeral Ceremony to take place. The family would like to thank you for your understanding and support at this difficult time.
No Flowers Please.
Wolfhill, Laois / Waterford
JOHN POWER, Wolfhill, Co. Laois and formerly Co. Waterford, Peacefully, in the care of the Matron and her staff at Droimnín Nursing Home, Stradbally, Co Laois on 30th June 2020. Deeply regretted by his nieces, nephews extended family and friends.
MAY JOHN REST IN PEACE.
Funeral Mass for John will take place at 12 noon on Thursday (2nd July) in The Sacred Heart Church, Stradbally followed by interment in Oakvale Cemetery, Stradbally, Co Laois.
In line with the latest HSE and government advice the number of people in the church will be limited to 50. Please adhere to guidelines and social distancing.
Dun Brinn Lower, Barrowhouse, Laois / Westmeath / Waterford
After an illness bravely borne. Sadly missed by his loving wife Anna, children Claire, Mark and Heather, father Percy (Perry), sister Eleanor (Cobbe), Eleanor’s husband Derek and their two sons Eoin and Cian, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, niece, nephews, relatives and friends.
Due to government advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral service will take place on Thursday, 2 July at 2.30pm in St. Michael’s Parish Church, Carlow Road, Athy. The Funeral service will be livestreamed, see link https://vimeo.com/434114057. A private burial will take place immediately afterwards in Narraghmore Cemetery.
Stella (Anastatia) Hovenden (née Murray)
The death has occurred of Stella (Anastatia) Hovenden (nee Murray), Ballylinan, Co Laois in her 99th year. Pre-deceased by her husband Kevin. Dearly loved mother of Ann and Kevin, mother-in-law of Colin and Frances, Granny to John, Tom, James and Eoin. Deeply regretted by her brother Andy, nieces, nephews and friends. Pre-deceased by her brothers and sisters May, Murt, Jo, Kay, Willie, Ellie, Sheila and Dan.
Due to Government advice regarding public gatherings, a private family funeral will take place on Thursday, 2 July at 11 a.m. at St Ann’s Church, Ballylinan, Co. Laois. The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed, see link https://vimeo.com/434087552.
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