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Deaths in Laois – Friday, May 12, 2023

Below are the recent local deaths.

May they rest in peace.

Owen O’Neill
Marymount Church Road, Graiguecullen, Carlow / Graiguecullen, Laois

Owen O’NeillMarymount Church Road, Graiguecullen, on 11th May 2023, at the Sacred Heart Hospital, Carlow. Surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his wife Rita, parents John and Elizabeth, sister Mary, loving father to Lisa and Darren. Sadly missed by his son, daughter, grandchildren Cian and Dylan, son in law Keith, nephew Patrick, relatives and friends.

Reposing in Lacey’s Funeral Home, John St., Carlow (R93 H684), from 3.00pm until 8.00pm on Friday, 12th May, with prayers in the funeral home at 6.00pm. Removal on Saturday, 13th May, at 2.00pm to arrive at St Clare’s Church for Requiem Mass at 2.30pm. Funeral immediately afterwards to Sleaty New Cemetery, Where Owen will be laid to rest with his wife Rita.

Owen’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on St Clare’s Church online streaming service by clicking on https://www.graiguecullenkilleshin.com/

Tom Bracken
Stradbally Rd., Portlaoise, Laois / Tullamore, Offaly

Bracken Tom. Block Rd. Portlaoise, Co. Laois and formerly of Tullamore, Co. Offaly. May 9th 2023. Peacefully at Portlaoise General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his infant son Vincent and recently predeceased by his son Declan. Dearly loved husband to Nancy. Loving father to Phil, Enda, Sean, Kevin, Ann, Michael and Feargal. Cherished grandfather to his 23 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Deeply regretted by his sons-in-law Tom and Tony, daughters-in-law Lisa, Nicola, Lisa, Maeve, Kirstin and Maureen, his sisters in law, Joan, Helen, Betty and Kitty, his nephews, nieces, relatives and his many friends, neighbours and customers.

Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home on Thursday from 6.30 pm with Rosary at 8 pm. Removal from his residence on Friday at 1.15pm to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 2pm requiem mass. Mass may be viewed on https://www.portlaoiseparish.ie/webcam/. Interment will follow afterwards in the Heath Cemetery.

Mary (Mai) Kavanagh (née Storey)
Ballylehane, Wolfhill, Laois

Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Cloverlodge Nursing Home, Athy. Wife of the late Tim. Deeply regretted by her loving son Paddy, daughters Margaret, Betty, Mary, Katherine and Brigid, brother Michael, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her daughter Mary’s residence, Slatt, Wolfhill (R14 ED26) from 4pm on Friday afternoon (May 12th) until the conclusion of the Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Saturday afternoon to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Wolfhill for Requiem Mass at 4.30pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Thursday, May 11, 2023

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