Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Kathleen Wheatley (née McDonald)
Sister of the late Hannah. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Patsy, children Bernard, Siobhan, Sadie and James, sisters Lil and Bridie, sons-in-law Conor and Luke, daughters-in-law Geraldine and Ann, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren Lauren, Bernard, Michelle, Tara, Kate, Eoin, Seóna and Davin, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Due to government restrictions Requiem Mass will take place at 2pm on Sunday afternoon (16th May) in St. Mary’s Church, Wolfhill, limited to 50 people. The Mass will be livestreamed on the Ballyadams Facebook page. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.
Castlemitchell South, Athy, Kildare/Laois
Son of the late Richard and Elizabeth (Davis) and brother of the late Richard, Tony, Patricia, Maggie and Mary. Deeply regretted by his loving sons Richard, Stephen, Alan and Christopher Jnr., brothers Willie, Kevin, Dan and Barney, sisters Imelda and Jacinta, daughters-in-law Tara, Kerrie and Ennet, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Due to government restrictions a private family Requiem Mass will take place at 12 noon on Saturday (15th May) in St. Michael’s Parish Church, Athy, limited to 50 people. The Mass will be livestreamed, see www.parishofathy.ie. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Ballyadams.
22 St Canices Terrace, Borris-in-Ossory, Laois / Roscrea, Tipperary
Joe Dooley, 22 St Canices Terrace, Borris-in-Ossory, Deeply regretted by his heartbroken wife of 51 years Maudie, son Joe, daughter Monica, daughter in law Claire, son in law Mark, grandchildren Emily, Jake, Robyn, Eva, Harry, MJ and Bobby, sister Brid. Predeceased by his brothers Sean, Michael and sister Peggy.
Joe’s funeral cortege will leave Doyle’s Funeral Home, Roscrea on Friday morning at 11am travelling to Borris In Ossory via his residence at 22 Canices Terraces to arrive in St Canice Church for mass at 12 noon followed by burial in Borris In Ossory new cemetery. Mass can be viewed on https://www.facebook.com/Borrisinossorypastoralonline
Joe’s funeral shall be held in accordance with current Covid-19 regulations. Please adhere to Government and HSE guidelines.
Moira Leech (née McRedmond)
Rynn, Rosenallis, Laois
Died peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving husband and family. Predeceased by her son’s George Jnr and Philip, her father Luke, her brother Noel and sister Marion. Deeply regretted by her husband George, her sons Alan and his partner Nicole, Kenneth, James and Noel, her daughters Joan and Helen and her partner Niall, grand daughter Sophie, her mother Joan, her brothers Danny, Ray and Greg and sisters Bernadette and Joan.
The funeral cortege will travel from Moira’s home on Friday, 14th, at 2.20pm to St Brigid’s Church, Rosenallis arriving at 3pm for funeral service. Burial afterward in St Brigid’s Cemetery. House strictly private please Those who wish to come out to pay their respects can do so along the route, maintaining a safe social distance.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Friday, May 14, 2021