Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Emmet Street, Mountmellick, Laois
Died August 30th 2021. Deeply regretted by his brothers, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, cousins, relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements later.
7 Doonane Road, Crettyard, Carlow / Laois
Brother of the late John. Deeply regretted by his loving parents John and Sandra, brother Raymond, sisters Amanda, Sharon, Corina and Sabrina, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Removal form his residence at 10.30am on Wednesday morning (1st September) to arrive at St. Abban’s Church, Doonane for Requiem Mass at 11am, limited to 50 people. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Mary (Marie) Williams (née Phelan)
Moonbawn, Mountrath, Laois
Mary (Marie) Williams (née Phelan), Castletrench, late of Moonbawn, Mountrath, Co. Laois. Died 30th of August 2021 in the care of the staff of Mount Carmel Nursing Home Roscrea, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Patrick and infant son Noel. Sadly missed by her daughter Mai (Murphy), sons Liam, Pat (Lismore, Co. Waterford), Michael and Gerry, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother Percy, daughters-in-law, Mai’s partner Paddy, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Removal on Tuesday evening from her home to St. Fintan’s Church, Mountrath, arriving at 7:30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am followed by burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Mountrath.
Marie’s Funeral Mass may be viewed on www.mountrathparish.ie.
Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers to Laois Hospice.
Stephen Street, Waterford City, Waterford / Rathdowney, Laois
The death has occurred of Conor Cooke, Stephen Street, Waterford and formerly Rathdowney, Co. Laois. Passed away peacefully in the excellent care of the staff in The Regional Hospital Waterford. Sadly missed by his parents P.J. and Catherine, sister Adrienne, brother Derek, son Lee, daughter Faye and his heartbroken partner Sarah, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Due to the COVID-19 Directive a private funeral has been arranged. Funeral Mass in The Church of The Holy Trinity Rathdowney tomorrow Tuesday at 11 am (parishwebsites.ie/rathdowney) followed by cremation at Newland’s Crematorium, Dublin. Please note due to the funeral mass there will be no 10am morning mass. No flowers by request, donations if desired to the Aislinn Centre (https://aiseiri.ie/donate).House private.
Coill Bheag, Dysart, Stradbally, Laois / Dunboyne, Meath
Conor formerly Millview, House, Dunboyne, Co. Meath passed away peacefully in the excellent care of the staff in the Oncology ward in the Beacon Hospital, Dublin, in the company of his loving wife Liz and family. Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Liz, his parents James and Mary, his brothers Niall, Garret, Lorcan, Pat and sister Barbara, also his father and mother in law Padraig and Mary Culliton, brothers in law PJ and Eoin, sisters in law Gaby, Liz, Catherine, Rhona and Sheena, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Due to the Covid 19 restrictions a private family funeral will take place.
Removal from his residence on Tuesday morning at 11.15 to arrive at Saint Michael’s Church Timahoe for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by interment in Saint Michael’s Cemetery. House private Tuesday morning please. Sympathisers are welcome to stand along the route to the church and in the precincts of the cemetery grounds. Social distancing to be observed at all times please. The family would like to thank you for your co-operation, understanding and support during this sensitive and difficult time.
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, August 30, 2021