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Deaths in Laois – Friday, April 16, 2021

Below are the recent local deaths.

May they rest in peace.

James (Jimmy) Delaney
Crubbin, Ballyroan, Laois / Harold’s Cross, Dublin

Delaney, James (Jimmy) 36 Cassimer Road, Harold’s Cross, Dublin and formerly Crubbin, Ballyroan, Laois, died on the 14th April, suddenly, but peacefully, at St. James’ Hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted by his brother Michael, sister Judy, sister-in-law Mary, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Arriving to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyroan, for Requiem Mass on Saturday, 17th April, at 12 noon with burial immediately afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery.

Mass will be streamed live on: https://www.facebook.com/paddy.byrne.77377

People are welcome to stand along the route to the church and in the graveyard while socially distancing.

Jackie Doyle
Emmett Street, Mountmellick, Laois

Died suddenly at Naas General Hospital. Predeceased by her loving partner John and her father Jack. Deeply regretted by her loving son Wayne, daughter-in-law Caroline and grandchildren Sophie, Alex and Alisha, her mother Betty, brothers William and his wife Ann, John and his wife Kathleen, Avan and his partner Ciara, sisters Kathleen and her husband Murt, Caroline, Josie and her husband Luke, Michelle and her husband Paul, nieces, nephews, neighbors, relatives and a large circle of friends.

Given the current exceptional circumstances and to protect the welfare of everyone who knew Jackie, a private family Funeral Service, will take place at 11am on Saturday, 17th of April, in St Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick. Burial will follow in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Mountmellick.

The funeral cortège will travel from Moloney’s Funeral Home at 10.45am to St Joseph’s Church. Those who wish to come out to pay their respects can do so along the route, maintaining a safe social distance: https://www.mountmellickparish.ie/web-cam/

Eddie Flanagan
Dr Murphy Place, Portlaoise, Laois / Mountmellick, Laois

Flanagan Eddie. Dr Murphy Place, Portlaoise, died April 10th 2021, peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Ballard Lodge Nursing Home. Beloved husband of the late Teresa (nee Muldowney). Dearly loved father to Brendan, Eamonn, Mary, Tim and Robert. Greatly missed by his loving family. Grandchildren Rachel, Hannah, Eilis, Finn, Isla, Anya and Elodie. Daughters in law Misa, Heather, Manjit and Becky, son in law James. His sisters Florence McCabe (Mountmellick) and Mai Wrenn (Dublin), brothers in law Seamus Wrenn and Paudie McCabe and all the Muldowney family. Nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Edward is predeceased by his brother William and sister in law Maura.

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 at 12 noon on Sunday 18th April in St. Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise and will be streamed on the webcam http://www.portlaoiseparish.ie/web-cam/ Burial will follow in St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.

Noel Oxley
27 Pine Villa, Portarlington, Laois / Monasterevin, Kildare

Formerly Ballagh Monasterevin County Kildare. Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the Regional Hospital Tullamore. Sadly missed by his loving wife Sandra, daughter Gillian and her partner Philip, son Gary and his partner Priscilla, brother Harold, sisters Margaret, Emma, Caroline, Avril Sheila and Yvonne, grandchildren Erin, Jamie, Oliver, Crevan, Thomas, Cian and Oran, aunt Sheila, uncle Albert and Ann, aunt-in-law Deno, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours, friends and The Lads.

The family would like to thank you for your help and understanding at this sad and difficult time.

We would like to thank the staff of the Regional Hospital Portaoise and the Regional Hospital Tullamore for their care and support to Noel and his family

Due to the Covid 19 restrictions, A Private Family Funeral will take place. Removal from his residence on Saturday at 2.10pm (travelling via Bishopswood and Ballagh) arriving St John’s Church, Monasterevin, for Funeral Service at 3pm. Burial afterwards in St Evin’s Cemetery, Monasterevin. People are welcome to stand along the route to the church, in the vicinity of the church and in the cemetery with Strict Social Distancing being observed at all times.

The family would like to thank you for your help and understanding at this sad and difficult time.

Noel’s Funeral Service will be streamed live on: https://laoisfuneralslive.com/johnmaherfuneraldirector

Catherine Carroll (née Waters)
Rossmount, Shanboe, Borris-in-Ossory, Laois / New Ross, Wexford

Catherine Carroll (nee Waters), Rossmount, Shanboe, Borris in Ossory. Co. Laois and formerly of Rosbercon, New Ross, Co. Wexford. April 14. 2021 (unexpectedly) at her residence.

Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by her heartbroken husband Damien, sons Jamie and Jack, parents Martin and Anne, brothers John and Enda, sister Aine, parents-in-law Martin and Noleen, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

In line with government and HSE advice and to ensure the safety of all, a private family funeral will take place (max 10 people). Catherine’s Funeral Mass will be live streamed on Friday (16th. april) at 11am on the borrisinossoryparishonline Facebook page.

Deferred interment until Saturday (17th April) where a private family Service will take place in Doyle’s Funeral Home The Old Rectory, Rosbercon, Co. Wexford at 11.30am followed by interment in The Church of Assumption Cemetery, Rosbercon. (Walking).

Bridget (Bridie) O’Connor (née Phelan)
Patrick Street, Portarlington, Offaly / Portarlington, Laois

Peacefully after a short illness at the Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Much loved and devoted wife of the late Liam. Deeply regretted by her loving children Beatrice, Liam, John, Deirdre, Martina, Aileen, Kieran and Fiona, sons-in-law Nick, Liam, Martin and Niall, daughter-in-law Martha, grandchildren Aisling, Conor, Brian, Aidan, Claire, Elaine, William, Michelle, Siobháin, David, Darren, Shauna, Odhran and Avanne, great-grandchildren sisters-in-law Una Phelan (Naas) and Ann Dunphy (England), nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Due to the Covid 19 restrictions A Private Family Funeral will take place. Removal from her residence on Friday at 11:40am arriving St Michael’s Church, Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington. People are welcome to stand along the route to the Church, in the Churchyard and in the Cemetery with Strict Social Distancing being observed at all times.

James (Jim) O’Neill
Doonane, Crettyard, Carlow / Crettyard, Laois

James (Jim) O’Neill died April 14th 2021 (unexpectedly) at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Beloved husband of Mary and much loved father of Siobhán and Fiona. Sadly missed by his loving wife, daughters, sisters Kathleen, Mary, Angela and Anne, son-in-law Andy, Fiona’s partner Ger, grandchildren Isla and Liam, brothers-in-law, aunt, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Predeceased by his sister Margaret.

Owing to Government restrictions a private Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday at 12 noon in St. Abban’s Church, Doonane for family followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

It is hoped that the funeral Mass will be live streamed on Saturday morning depending on signal strength, if not, a recording will be available on Saturday evening.

The link will follow in due course.

Michael (Mick) Mockler
Kilcoran, Rathdowney, Laois

Michael (Mick) Mockler, Kilcoran, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. April 12th 2021. Peacefully at home in the presence of his family. Sadly missed by his daughters Maureen, Janet, Helen,and his son Michael, grandchildren Lauren, Ashleigh, Georgia, Breeze, Tommy, Harvey, Faye, Jack, Charlotte, Matthew and James, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives and friends.

Funeral Mass on Friday at 11 o’clock in the Church of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney followed by cremation. The Funeral Mass will be live streamed on (parishwebsites.ie/rathdowney).

SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Thursday, April 15, 2021