Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Joseph Patrick (Pat) Murphy
Portlaoise, Laois / Graiguecullen, Carlow
Joseph Patrick (Pat) Murphy, Bellingham, Portlaoise and formerly of Fr. Byrne Park, Graiguecullen, Carlow, November 8th 2022 at Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore. Sadly missed by his loving wife Teresa, daughters Dawn and Karen, brothers, sisters, sons-in-law Richard and Niall, adored grandchildren Cody, Kayla, Hannah, Callum, Ryan, Dylan, Ricky and Fia, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing in R. Healy & Son Funeral Home, Pollerton Castle, Carlow on Thursday evening (Nov. 10th) from 6pm concluding with prayers at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning at 11am in St. Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, Carlow. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carlow.
Gash Court, Castletown, Laois, R32 V9V4
Teresa Byrne, Gash Court, Castletown, Portlaoise, Co. . Laois. Eircode R32 V9V4. November 9th. 2022 (peacefully) at her home in the loving care of her family after a long illness bravely bourne. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Billy, children Willie, Caroline, Kathleen, Sean, Anne-Marie and Claire, sons in law, daughters in law, her adored 11 grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, good neighbours and her many friends.
Reposing at her home this Thursday evening (Nov. 10th.) from 5 o’c with Rosary in the house at 8 pm.
Funeral Mass on Friday (Nov. 11th.) at 12 noon in St. Edmund’s Church, Castletown, with interment immediately afterwards in Churchtown Cemetery, Castletown.
House private please on Friday morning.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society (donation box at church).
Teresa’s Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on St Edmunds Church Facebook page, through the following link: https://m.facebook.com/100070379212113/
Manor Lane, Mountmellick, Laois
The sad and sudden death has occurred of Pascal Coss, Witham, Essex and formerly of Manor Lane, Mountmellick on 7th November in England. Pascal is predeceased by his wife Sue, brother Noel and sister Ann.
Pascal is remembered by his daughter Kerry Quinn her husband Paul and three grandsons Bobby, Paul Jnr and Jack. Also, by his son Justin his partner Mirjam and grandsons Louis and Thomas and his son Patrick.
Also remembered by his sister Dinah and brother Har his extended family, wide circle of friends and his work colleagues in West Minster Parliament buildings.
Funeral Arrangements Later
Moore Street, Rathdowney, Laois
Richard Cahill, Moore Street, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. November 6th 2022. Suddenly and unexpectedly at home in the presence of his heartbroken family, his loving wife Mary and his adoring daughters Rachel and Rebecca, mother-in-law Maeve Thornton, brothers-in-law Tommy and his wife Mary, Johnny and his partner Bernie, cousins, relatives, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.
Reposing at O’Sullivan’s Funeral Home, Rathdowney, Co. Laois R32 NY24 on Wednesday evening from 6pm with prayers at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday in The Church of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney at 12 noon followed by interment in Rathdowney Local Cemetery.
House private on Wednesday and Thursday
Rathmore, Stradbally, Laois, R32 RKP8
Noel passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and the caring management and staff of Saint Vincents Hospital, Mountmellick. Predeceased by his loving wife Elizabeth, brother Paddy and sister Phil. Sadly missed by his loving sons Frank and Enda, daughters Mary, Nuala and Angela, his sons in law Martin, Tom and Thomas, grandchildren Jamie, Aoife, Edel, Ben, Keiva, Daniel,Tom, Barry, Grace, Leah and Amy. Survived by his brother Martin, sisters in law Christina and Lily, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at his residence on Tuesday evening from 5 o clock with recital of the Rosary at 8pm Reposing on Wednesday from 3 o clock with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Removal by Whelehan Funeral Director’s on Thursday morning at 11.20am to arrive at The Sacred Heart Church, Stradbally for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Interment to follow in Oakvale Cemetery. Noel’s Requiem Mass will be live streamed on https://www.whelehanfunerals.com/noelcaseyHouse private on Thursday morning please.