Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Elizabeth (Lizzie) Boylan
Woodbrook, Mountrath, Laois
Elizabeth (Lizzie) Boylan, Kilminchy Lodge, Portlaoise and late of Woodbrook, Mountrath, Co. Laois. Died 2nd September 2022 (peacefully) in the loving care of staff of Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home Portlaoise. Sadly missed by her cousins, her friend Nora and fellow residents.
Reposing at Burke’s Funeral Home, Mountrath, on Monday evening from 7 o’clock with Rosary at 8 o’clock. Removal on Tuesday morning to St. Fintan’s Church, Raheen, for Requiem Mass at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
Kathleen Molloy (née Dunne)
Cullenagh, Portlaoise, Laois/Portarlington, Laois
Formerly of Bracklone Street, Portarlington County Laois. Peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family.
Predeceased by her loving husband Denis Joseph and brother Paddy. Deeply regretted by her loving family Denise, Elizabeth, Alan and Serena, brother Michael, sister Mary, grandchildren Oran, Kiszzie, Alan, Lacey, Pippa, Jamie and Logan, sons-in-law and partners, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at her residence (eircode R32 X7TV) on Sunday evening from 3pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning arriving SS Peter and Paul’s Church Portlaoise for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
House private on Monday morning, please. Kathleen’s Requiem Mass will be streamed live on https://www.portlaoiseparish.ie/webcam/. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Irish Cancer Society.
Christina (Chrissie) Hyland (née Digan)
Birchwood, Rosenallis, Laois/Mountbolus, Offaly
Christina (Chrissie) Hyland (nee Digan), Birchwood, Rosenallis, Co. Laois and formerly of Clonshanna, Mountbolus, Co. Offaly. Died September 1st 2022 peacefully at The Regional Hospital Portlaoise.
Predeceased by her dear sons Thomas and Mark, her brothers Jimmy and Paddy. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Tom and her sons Eamonn and Aidan, grandson Rory and his mother Geraldine, sisters Annie, Phil, Mary, Brid and Nuala, nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters in-law, cousins, neighbours, relatives and her many friends.
Reposing in Moloneys Funeral Home on Saturday from 6pm, Recital of the Rosary at 7.30pm.
Funeral arriving to St. Brigid’s Church, Rosenallis on Sunday for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial after in St. Brigids Cemetery, Rosenallis.
Elsie O’Reilly (née Dowling)
Elsie (Elizabeth) O’Reilly (née Dowling), 6 Radharc Alainn, Arles, Co. Laois and formerly of Cooper Hill, Ballickmoyler, Carlow, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on September 1st, 2022, at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny.
Beloved wife of the late Bill, much loved Mother of Michael, Liam, Joe, Tom and Anna and cherished sister of Tom Dowling and the late Jimmy Doyle.
She will be sadly missed by her loving sons, daughter, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, son-in-law Chris, daughters-in-law Marion, Ber and Mary, Michael’s partner Rose, brother, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her daughters Anna’s home, 6 Radharc Alainn. Arles, (Eircode R93 A4X9) from 2p.m on Friday, concluding with Prayers at 8p.m. that evening. Removal on Saturday at 1.15p.m to The Church of the Sacred Heart, Arles, arriving for Funeral Mass at 1.30p.m.
Burial afterwards in Killeshin Cemetery, Killeshin, Carlow.
Elsie’s Funeral Mass will be live streamed on the Arles Parish website https://arlesparish.ie/webcam/
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, September 5, 2022