Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Breda (Birdie) Langton (née Lalor)
21 The Glebe, Stradbally, Laois/Ballyroan, Laois
Breda (Birdie) Langton, 21 The Glebe, Stradbally, Laois and formerly Cashel, Ballyroan, Laois. Peacefully, on the 20th Feb 2023 at her home.
Sadly missed and lovingly remembered always by her loving husband Sean, daughter Cathy, sons Martin, John, Podge and Jimmy, grandchildren, Gavin, Barry, Jessie, Jack, Clodagh, Danny, Nicola and Grace, sisters, brothers, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and her many friends.
Reposing at her home from 3pm on Tuesday (21st February), with recital of the rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass will take place at 12 noon on Wednesday (22nd February) in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Stradbally. Interment to follow in Oakvale Cemetery.
Birdie’s Funeral Mass will be live streamed via the Comerford Lynch Funeral Directors Website
Ellen (Nellie) Ryan (née Herke)
Lyrogue, Rathdowney, Laois
Ellen (Nellie) Ryan (née Herke), Lyrogue, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. February 18th 2023. Peacefully in the wonderful care of the nurses and staff of Brookhaven Nursing Home, Ballyragget. Predeceased by her beloved husband Michael (Mick) and her brother John. Sadly missed by her sister-in-law Sarah (McManus), nieces Marion, Lisa and Ellen, nephews Michael, Eamonn and Sean, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at her home (Lyrogue) on Monday February 20th from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am in The Church of Our Lady, Queen of The Universe, Errill (Errill Live Stream Tab on www.rathdowneyparish.ie) followed by interment in Rathdowney local cemetery.
33 Emmet Terrace, Mountmellick, Laois
Peter Conroy 33 Emmet Terrace, Mountmellick and formerly Graigue Mountmellick Co Laois.
Died unexpectedly at the Regional Hospital Portlaoise February 19th. Deeply regretted by his loving sister Ann Hickey brothers Jim, Joe, Liam and Christy, neices, nephews, brothers in law, sister in law, cousins, neighbours, former work colleagues and his many friends.
Reposing Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick on Tuesday from 6pm. Recital of The Rosary at 7.30pm. Reposing in on Wednesday from 12noon with Removal at 12.45pm to St.Joseph’s Church, Mountmellick arriving for Requiem Mass at 1pm. Burial after in St.Joseph’s Cemetery.
The Mass will be live streamed on www.mountmellickparish.ie
Ben (Benjamin) McEvoy
15 Wolfe Tone Court/Emmet Street, Mountmellick, Laois
The death has occurred of Ben (Benjamin) McEvoy of 15 Wolfe Tone Court / Emmet Street, Mountmellick, peacefully in the care of Portlaoise Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Cherished Father to Anne, Linda, Sharon & Michelle. Sadly missed by sons-in-law John Joe, Ron and Bernard, grandchildren Ciarán, Eóin, Thomas, Bernard, Siobhán, Tristan, Kate and Éille, sisters Angela, Pauline & Maria, brother Frank.
Ben is pre-deceased by his adored wife Maureen, sister Betty, brothers Michael, Sean, Oliver & Joe.
Ben is fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, sisters in law, cousins, extended family, friends, previous work colleagues & neighbours.
Reposing at his home 15 Wolfe Tone Court on Sunday evening from 5pm, Rosary at 7pm. Removal from his home on Monday at 10.20am to St Joseph’s Church Mountmellick for Requiem Mass at 11 o’clock. Burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Acragar, Mountmellick.
Family flowers only please.
Mass will be streamed live on www.mountmellickparish.ie
SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Monday, February 20, 2023