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Deaths in Laois – Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Deaths in Laois

Below are the recent local deaths.

May they rest in peace.

Seamus McCabe
Meelick, Portlaoise, Laois

The death has occurred of Seamus McCabe Meelick Portaloise and Moore St Rathdowney. He passed away peacefully at Dromnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.

Funeral Arrangements Later

Gerard Byrne
13 Carriglea, Killenard, Laois / Dublin

Gerard formerly Stannaway Road, Crumlin and Firhouse Dublin, passed away peacefully in Saint James Hospital, Dublin in the loving company of his loving family. Sadly missed by his loving wife Denise, greatly missed by his daughters Sarah, Aoife, Caoimhe and son Christopher, grandchildren Faye and Kai. Predeceased by his daughter Cheryl and brother David. Sadly missed by his brother Bernard and sister Antoinette, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Funeral arrangements to follow.

House private at all times please.

Mary Nolan (née Maher)
Linkardstown, Nurney, Carlow / Laois

Mary Nolan (née Maher), Linkardstown, Nurney, Co. Carlow and formerly of Killeaney, Kilbricken, Laois, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on March 7th, 2023 in the Sacred Heart Hospital, Carlow.

Mary, beloved wife of Pert and loving mother of Breda, Peter, John, Mabel, Maria, Michael, James, Tom & Teresa. Deeply regretted by her loving husband, daughters, sons, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, kind neighbours and friends.

Reposing at her home on Wednesday from 2pm. Removal from there to Saint Joseph’s Church, Tinryland to arrive at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Mary’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link


Kathleen Malone (née O’Reilly)
Coolane, Killeshin, Carlow / Killeshin, Laois

Kathleen Malone (née O’Reilly) of Coolane, Killeshin and formerly of Lower Rossmore, Carlow, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on March 6th, 2023, in the loving care of the management and staff of Hillview Nursing Home, Tullow Rd., Carlow.

Predeceased by her infant son, her parents John and Annie O’Reilly, her brothers John and Martin and sisters Rosie, Mary and Julia.

Beloved wife of the late Edward (Eddie), much loved mother of Anna, Sheila, James, Margaret, Sean, Catherine, Edward, Bridget and William, cherished sister of Mikey.

She will be sadly missed by her loving sons, daughters, her 20 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brother, sister-in-law Breda O’Reilly, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St., Carlow, on Tuesday, March 7th, from 4pm concluding with prayers at 8pm.

Removal from there on Wednesday at 11.30am to St Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, arriving for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to Killeshin Cemetery for burial.

Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Stewarts Care, Palmerstown, Dublin.

Kathleen’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on St Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, online streaming service


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