Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Patrick (Pauric, Paddy) Cahill
Westfield, Castletown, Laois/Ballacolla, Laois
Patrick (Pauric/Paddy) Cahill, Westfield, Castletown and Mountrath and formerly of Ballacolla Co. Laois.
Reunited on the 26th of November with his recently deceased wife. Paddy passed away peacefully in the Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore surrounded by his loving family.
Predeceased in April by his wife Mary (nee Guilfoyle) also Predeceased by his sons Pat and Ronnie, his sisters Katie (Henry, Ballacolla), Cecilia (Beesley, Dublin) and brother Son (Cashin, Ballacolla).
Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, sons Ken and Vivian, daughters Mary and Cathleen (Catherine), brother Tom (Cashin, Ballacolla), sisters Maureen (Hayes, Tramore); Breda (Fitzpatrick, London); daughter-in-law Martina and sons-in-law Steve and Sham; grandchildren Patrick, Blayne, Niamh and Ronan; adored great -grandson Connell, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
A special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, for the outstanding and exceptional care shown to Paddy, over the last four weeks and for the support given to the family.
Funeral Arrangements Later
Ballintogher House, Ballybrittas, Laois
Owen passed away peacefully in the Regional Hospital Portlaoise in his 94th year, in the company of his loving family. Deeply regretted by his wife Mary, son John, daughter Maria and her partner Patrick. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Ned, Fr. John, Norah and Kathleen, Owen’s brother in law Fr. Billy Behan. Sadly missed by his nephews, nieces, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at his residence on Monday from 5 o’clock to 8 o’clock with recital of the Rosary at 8 o’clock. Removal by Whelehan Funeral Director’s on Tuesday morning at 11.20am to arrive at the Sacred Heart Church Rath for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Interment to follow in the new cemetery Emo. Owen’s Requiem Mass will be live streamed on https://youtu.be/lloiRc9X2Dc Family flowers only. House private on Tuesday morning please.
Fermoyle, Attanagh, Laois/Attanagh, Kilkenny
Peacefully, at Beechpark Nursing Home, Kildare. Predeceased by his parents Gerard and Maureen, his sisters, Mary and Carmel, twin brother Tom. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers Noel, John, Jim, Dominic and Nicholas, sisters in law Nancy, Essie, Kathleen and Marcia, brother in law Willie Phillips, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Jim and Nancy Mooney’s residence, Fermoyle, from 4.00 to 9.00pm on Saturday evening with prayers at 9.00pm. Reposing on Sunday from 4.00 to 8.00pm with prayers at 8.00pm.
Removal to the Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill, on Monday morning for Requiem Mass at 11.00am. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
The funeral mass will be streamed live on the following link https://www.youtube.com/c/AllisonRitchieChurchSinger. Family time only on Monday morning please.
Fr. Sean (John J) Archbold
Inchicore, Dublin/Portlaoise, Laois
ARCHBOLD Fr. Sean (John J) OMI November 17th, 2022, late of St Patrick’s Basilica Fremantle W Australia and formerly of Belcamp College Dublin, St. Michael’s Parish Inchicore, House of Retreat Inchicore, and Portlaoise Co Laois. Peacefully after a short illness in the loving care of the staff at Joseph Cooke House Nursing Home, Perth W Australia. Sean was predeceased by his parents Richard (Dick) and Annie and brothers Tom and Frank. Sadly missed by his sister Ann, brother Noel, brother-in-law, sisters- in- law, nieces, nephews grand-nieces, grand-nephews, great- grandnieces.
Fr. Sean’s funeral will be streamed live from St Patrick’s Basilica Fremantle on Monday, November 28th, 2022, commencing at 5.45am Irish time with burial thereafter in the Oblate plot in Fremantle Cemetery. To view the service please click here. A special mass will also be held for Fr Sean in Mary Immaculate Church (Oblates) Inchicore on the 14th of December at 12.00 noon. To view the Mass please click here.