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Deaths in Laois - May 11, 2017

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Deaths in Laois - May 11, 2017

Moira Dowling - Portlaoise

The death took place on Thursday, May 11 of of Moira Dowling (née Loughman) Borris Rd, Portlaoise
 
Peacefully, surrounded by her family. In the devoted care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home. Moire, beloved wife of the late Ger. Dearly loved mother to Vincent, Mary, Ger and Des. Deeply regretted by her loving family. Son-in-law Derek, daughters-in-law, Noeleen and Sharon and partner Joyce. Grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home from 6pm on Friday with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Saturday to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 3pm Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
 
David Wellwood - Abbeyleix

The death took place on Thursday, May 11 of David Wellwood of Noremount House, Abbeyleix.

Peacefully at home in the loving care of his family, followed by a long illness bravely borne. Dearly loved husband of Audrey and adoring father of Andrea (Culbert) and April (Knox). Devoted brother of Olive (Thorpe). Sadly missed by his loving family, grandchildren Alyssa, James, Lily, Alex and Georgia, sons-in-law Mervyn and Kristin, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home on Friday from 11am until Prayers at 8pm. Funeral service on Saturday at 3pm in St Michael's And All Angels Church, Abbeyleix followed by burial in the adjoining Churchyard.

Fr. Patrick John Cunningham - Mountmellick

The death took place on Wednesday, May 10 of Fr. Patrick John (PJ) Cunningham, O'Carm of Gort Muire, Ballinteer, late of Mountmellick.

Peacefully. Beloved son of the late Elizabeth and Patrick. Deeply regretted by his sister Lily Peake, his brother Larry, nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, Carmelite Confreres, relatives, friends and staff at Gort Muire. Predeceased by his sisters Alice, Nancy and Nuala and his brothers Eddie and Con.

Reposing at White Abbey Church, Kildare, on Friday, 12th May, from 4pm. with Evening Prayer at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am followed by burial at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Mountmellick.

Sr. Kathleen Campion - Stradbally

The death took place on Monday, May 8 of Sr. Kathleen Campion of Stradbally.

Surrounded by her family and her Brigidine community in the loving care of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Deeply regretted by her niece Helen Miller and her husband Sean, sister-in-law Mary Campion, grand nieces, grand nephews, her Brigidine Community and her many friends in Ireland and North Wales.

Reposing in The Adoration Chapel adjoining the Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 3pm Tuesday with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the Brigidine Cemetery.
 

Elizabeth Byrne - Portlaoise

The death took place on Monday, May 8 of Elizabeth (Betty) Byrne (née Dooley) of Rathleague, Portlaoise. 

In the devoted care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family. Elizabeth (Betty), beloved wife of the late John and mother of the late Dominic. Dearly loved mother to Mary, Catherine, Patricia, Tina, Andrew, Brendan and John. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sister Nora Carroll, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephew, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Keegan's funeral home, Portlaoise, from 5pm on Wednesday evening with removal at 6.45pm to SS Peter and Paul’s Church. Requiem Mass at 10am on Thursday, followed by cremation in Newlands Cross.

Archbishop Thomas A. White - Durrow

The death took place on Sunday, May 7 of Archbishop Thomas A. White of St. Kieran's College, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny and formerly of Durrow.

At Gowran Abbey Nursing Home, former Apostolic Nuncio, Priest of the Diocese of Ossory, Titular Archbishop of Sabiona. He is survived by his sister Alice, his brother Liam, his brother-in-law Edward and his nephews, nieces, grand-nephews and grand-nieces. He is predeceased by his brother Seán J. White and his sister May McKenna.

Reposing at St. Kieran’s College Chapel from 4pm on Tuesday with Funeral Prayers at 7pm followed by removal to St. Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny. Concelebrated Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the Cathedral Grounds. Family flowers only please.
 

Joanna Chaari Quinlan - Portarlington

The death took place on Thursday, May 4 of Joanna Chaari Quinlan of Portarlington.

Also known as Rani Arnold. Unexpectedly in her 39th year. Sadly missed by her husband Mohamed, son Sami, daughter Sonia, her father Arthur, sister Lucy, grandmother Maya, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Carnegies Funeral Home, The Crescent, Monkstown on Wednesday afternoon from 3pm until 5pm. Removal on Thursday morning to Christ Church, Delgany to arrive for Funeral Service at 11.30am and then to Kilquade Cemetery.
 

Sr. Kathleen Campion - Stradbally

The death took place on Monday, May 8 of Sr. Kathleen Campion of Stradbally.

Surrounded by her family and her Brigidine community in the loving care of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Deeply regretted by her niece Helen Miller and her husband Sean, sister-in-law Mary Campion, grand nieces, grand nephews, her Brigidine Community and her many friends in Ireland and North Wales.

Reposing in The Adoration Chapel adjoining the Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 3pm Tuesday with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the Brigidine Cemetery.
 

Elizabeth Byrne - Portlaoise

The death took place on Monday, May 8 of Elizabeth (Betty) Byrne (née Dooley) of Rathleague, Portlaoise. 

In the devoted care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family. Elizabeth (Betty), beloved wife of the late John and mother of the late Dominic. Dearly loved mother to Mary, Catherine, Patricia, Tina, Andrew, Brendan and John. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sister Nora Carroll, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephew, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Keegan's funeral home, Portlaoise, from 5pm on Wednesday evening with removal at 6.45pm to SS Peter and Paul’s Church. Requiem Mass at 10am on Thursday, followed by cremation in Newlands Cross.