Below are the recent deaths in Laois.
Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.
Edward (Ned) PARKINSON
Cromogue, Kilbricken, Mountrath, Laois
Edward (Ned) Parkinson, Cromogue, Kilbricken, Mountrath, Co. Laois. Died 12th October 2020, predeceased by his mother Margaret, father Martin, and brother Fint, sadly missed by his sisters Mary, Nora, Nell and Kit, nieces, nephews, brother-in-law Aidan, cousins, extended family, neighbours and a large circle of friends.
May Ned Rest In Peace.
In keeping with current Government Guidelines on public gatherings, Ned’s funeral will take place privately.
Patricia (Pat) Whelan
Ballycarroll, Portlaoise, Laois / Ballinteer, Dublin
Whelan, Balinteer Dublin and late of Ballycarroll, Portlaoise . Oct. 12th 2020, peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Our lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross. Patricia (Pat), deeply regretted by her loving brothers Denis, Eamon and Tony, sister-in-law Breda, Nephew Shane, NIece Aoife .Grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Rest in Peace
Given the current exceptional circumstances and to protect the welfare of everyone who knew her, a private funeral, with immediate family only, will take place place in St John the Evangelist Church, Ballinteer at 11 am on Thursday morning. Cremation will follow in Glasnevin Crematorium.
Boley, Abbeyleix, Laois / Dublin
Alice Martyn, formerly of Boley, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois, and Dublin, in her 89th year, passed away, (peacefully) on the 12th October 2020, predeceased by her sisters May, Georgina and Sadie, brother Joe. Deeply regretted by her daughter Joyce, her friend John, nieces, nephew, relatives and friends.
Funeral arriving to St. Matthew’s Church, Roskelton, on Wednesday (14th October 2020) for burial at 3pm.
Please adhere to HSE & Government guidelines in relation to social distancing. If you would like to leave a message of condolence for the family please do so on the link below. The family would like to thank you for your co-operation, understanding and support at this difficult time.
“Safe in the arms of Jesus”
Sr Michael Roe
Presentation Sisters, Mountmellick, Laois / Daingean, Offaly
Presentation Sisters, Mountmellick, Co. Laois / Kilclonfert, Co OffalyRoe, Sr Michael, Presentation Sisters, Mountmellick, Co Laois and formerly Kilclonfert, Co. Offaly, October 11 th 2020, peacefully, in the tender care of the Sisters and staff of Shalom Nursing Home, Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Predeceased by her parents Thomas and Teresa, herbrothers Michael Paul and Joe, her sisters Mary, Rose, Elizabeth, Bridget, Anna Teresa (Flo), Eileen and Una. Deeply regretted by her nieces and nephews, Presentation Community and extended family and friends.
Rest in Peace
In accordance with current Government guidelines on public gatherings a private Funeral for immediate family and Presentation Community only will take place. Sr Michael’s Requiem Mass can be viewed live on the Mountmellick Parish Webcam on Tuesday 13th October at11am. Burial will be in the Presentation Sisters plot in St Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington.
Sally Ward (née Vahey)
Broomville, Portlaoise, Laois
Ward, Sally, Broomville, Dublin Road, Portlaoise, Oct 10th 2020, peacefully, in the tender care of the staff of Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late Christy Ward and loving mother to Chris. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sisters Jane and Josephine, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Given the current exceptional circumstances and to protect the welfare of everyone who knew her, a private funeral, with immediate family only, will take place at 2pm on Tuesday in St. Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise and will be streamed on the webcam http://www.portlaoiseparish.ie/web-cam/. Cremation will follow afterwards in Newlands.
The family thank you for your cooperation, understanding and support during this sensitive time.
Josephine (Jo) Cuddy (née Finlay)
Clonfad, Castletown, Laois
Josephine (Jo) Cuddy, (née Finlay), Clonfad, Castletown, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. Died 9th October 2020, (peacefully) surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Mattie, and adored mother of Aisling, Sinéad and Michael, sister to Gerard, John and Thomas.Sadly missed by her husband, family, brothers, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and many friends.
In an effort to follow Government and HSE guidelines, Jo’s Funeral will be for family and close friends. The family would like to thank you for your co-operation and understanding at this difficult time.
Jo’s funeral cortège will arrive on Monday morning to St. Edmund’s Church Castletown, for Requiem Mass at 11.0’clock, which will be live streamed on the St. Edmund’s Church Castletown facebook page, followed by Burial in Churchtown Cemetery.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, October 12, 2020