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Deaths in Laois – Saturday, November 7, 2020

Below are the recent deaths in Laois.

Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.

George Breen
Portlaoise, Portlaoise, Laois

Breen, St Brigid’s Place, Portlaoise, Nov 4th, 2020, peacefully, at St James’ Hospital, Dublin. George, dearly loved father to Mark, Lisa, Georgina, Mary, Darren, Eileen and Clodagh. Deeply regretted by his loving family, brother Paddy and sister Monica, brothers in law, sister in law, sons in law, daughters in law, grandchildren, great-grandchild Freya, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends, also his faithful dogs.

May He Rest in Peace

Given the current exceptional circumstances and to protect the welfare of everyone who knew him, a private funeral, with immediate family only, will take place.


Mary Brennan (née Davis)
Rathgilbert, Ballyadams, Laois

Peacefully, at her daughter Collette’s residence, surrounded by her loving family. Wife of the late Liam. Deeply regretted by her loving children Catherine, Helena, Johnnie, Brigid, Collette and Francis, sister Ann, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Due to government guidelines, a private requiem Mass will take place at 11am on Sunday morning in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballyadams (limited to 25 people). Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

House private, please.

Stephen Kelly
27 Lakeside Gardens Kilminchy, Portlaoise, Laois / Lucan, Dublin

Formerly of Hillcrest Close, Lucan. Much loved brother of Cathy. Deeply regretted by his loving family, brother in law Johnny, nieces Courtney and Jodie, aunt’s Brigid Dawe and Susie Kenny (USA) extended family relatives and friends.

May He Rest In Peace

Requiem Mass in St Patrick’s Church, Lucan, this Saturday morning at 11am. Interment afterwards in Esker Cemetery, Lucan. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to The Cuisle Centre, Portlaoise.


Vincent (Vinny) O’Connor
Ballickmoyler, Laois/Dublin

The death has occurred of Vincent (Vinny) O’Connor, Martigny, Switzerland, late of Ballickmoyler, Laois and Dublin, 28th October 2020. Survived by his wife Adriana, the wonderful mother of his two children Manuel and Sophie. Sadly missed by his brother Larry, sisters Frances and Mary, nieces, nephews and grandnephews, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, extended family, his friends and many relatives.

Cremation took place in Martigny on Saturday, 31st October 2020. Interment will take place, at a later date, with his parents in Rathaspic Cemetery, Co. Laois.

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