Deaths in Laois - December 1, 2016

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Deaths in  Laois - December 1, 2016

Mary Devoy - Stradbally

The death occurred on Wednesday, November 30 of Mary Devoy of Ballythomas House, Stradbally. 

Peacefully in the care of the management and staff of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Predeceased by her brother Sean and sister Winnie. Deeply regretted by her nephews Tony and Sean, her family, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Reposing from 2pm this  Thursday in the Presentation Chapel, Stradbally, with rosary at 9pm on  Thursday evening. Removal on Friday evening at 6.45pm to arrive to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Stradbally, for funeral prayers at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 12 noon, followed by Interment in Oakvale Cemetery.


Ronald Lewis - Portlaoise

The death occurred on Tuesday, November 29 of Ronald (Ronnie) Lewis of Summerhil, Portlaoise. 

Peacefully surrounded by his family, in the care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Predeceased by his brother Alfie, and sister Una Furney. Deeply regretted by his brother Sydney, sister Rosemary, sisters-in-law, Cathy and Kathleeen, brothers-in-law Ken and Billy, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Keegan's Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 7pm with funeral prayers at 8pm. Service in St Peter's Church of Ireland, Market Square at 2pm on Friday followed by interment in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.

Brendan Breen - Portlaoise

The death occurred on Tuesday, November 29 of Brendan Breen of Rosebank, Craydon Court, Portlaoise. 

At the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Predeceased by his wife Sadie. Deeply regretted by his daughters Mariéad, Marie and Brenda, grandchildren, sons-in-law, extended family and friends.

Reposing was at his home on Wednesday, from 4.30pm with removal to St. Fintan's Church, Ballyfin on Wednesday evening. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 11am, followed by burial in St Fintan's Cemetery, Ballyfin.
 

Dr. Donal McCarthy

The death occurred on Tuesday, November 29 of Dr. Donal McCarthy of Ballsbridge, Dublin and formerly of Portlaoise.
 
Peacefully in the care of the The Royal Hospital Donnybrook. Husband of Mary (née Comerford) and father of Geraldine, Donal and Elaine. Deeply regretted by his family, sons-in-law Dermot and David, daughter-in-law Barbara, his grandchildren, extended family and friends.

Removal this Thursday evening to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Donnybrook arriving at 5pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by cremation at Mount Jerome, Harold’s Cross.

Joy Murphy - Portlaoise and Mountrath

The death occurred on Monday, November 28 of Joy Murphy (née Holmes) of Rossvale, Portlaoise and formerly of Lacca, Mountrath. 

Peacefully at her home surrounded by her family. Pre-deceased by her husband Harry and daughter Angela. Deeply regretted by her daughter Sheila, sisters Dorothy (Delaney), Gladys (Danne), Hilary (Shore) and Hether (Donoghue), sons-in-law, brothers-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing was at Guilfoyle's Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath on Tuesday evening. Removal took place on Wednesday evening to Lacca Church.  Funeral Service on Thursday  at 2pm with burial afterwards in St. Peter's Cemetery, Mountrath.