Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Laurence (Larry) McEvoy
McEvoy, Laurence (Larry) (New York, formerly of Mountmellick, Co. Laois) August 28, 2021 (Economic speech writer with the Indonesian Mission to the United Nations) peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and family. Sadly missed by his devoted wife, Judith, sons Rory, Cormac, Shane, Hugh and their wives Grainne, Stephanie, Tsedeye and Fiona, his brother Fr PJ, sisters Liz, Rovena, Jass and Grace, sister-in-law Marty, brothers-in-law David and Michael, his grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Remembering also his late parents Vena and Patrick and his sister Mary and brother John who predeceased him.
Funeral Mass for Larry will take place at 12 noon (US time) on Saturday, 18 September 2021, in the Church of Christ Our Saviour, 59 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016 United States.
Ridge Road, Portlaoise, Laois
Died peacefully at home in the company of his beloved wife Clare and family. Deeply regretted by Clare and daughters, Martina, Jacyntia, Vivian and Dolores, sons Brendan, Damian, Garbhan and Adrian, sons in law, daughters in law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and many friends.
Reposing in his home from 6pm till 8pm. Recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Family relatives neighbours and friends are welcome. Social distancing is requested at all times and face covering is also requested.Funeral arriving at 12 noon for Requiem Mass on Monday in SS Peter and Paul’s Church Portlaoise. Burial after in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.