Deaths in Laois - December 24, 2016

News Reporter


News Reporter


Margaret Leahy - Shanahoe

The death took place on Friday, December 23 of Margaret Leahy (née Brophy) of Killeaney, Shanahoe.
Deeply regretted by her sons Richard and Terry, daughters-in-law Valery and Marie, brothers Tommy and Jimmy nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home. Removal on Monday morning (St. Stephen's Day) to St. Brigid's Church, Shanahoe, for Requiem Mass at 12 noon, followed by Burial in the adjoining Cemetery.

Gerard Conroy - Killenard and Mountmellick

The death took place on Friday, December 23 of Gerard (Gerry) Conroy of Killenard, Portarlington and formerly of Derrycloney, Mountmellick.

Peacefully in his home in Killenard. Retired Clerk of Works, Laois County Council. Deeply regretted by his wife Mary Olive, brother David (Derrycloney), sister Loretta Dunne (Clonurk, Ballyfin), nephews, neices, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, cousins and extended family, and a large circle of friends.

Funeral arriving at St. John's Church, Killenard, this Saturday evening at 5pm. Requiem Mass on St. Stephen's Day at 2pm Burial afterwards in St. John's adjoining cemetery.

Mary Carroll - Mountrath

The death took place on Friday, December 23 of Mary Carroll (née Doheny) of Lacca, Mountrath.

At St. Vincent's Hospital Mountmellick. Beloved wife of the late Billy, deeply regretted by her sons Billy and Pat, daughters Diana, Mary and Ann, grandchildren, brothers, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home Mountrath from 8pm this Friday evening, with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Monday evening (St. Stephen's Day) at 6.30pm to St. Fergal's Church, Camross, arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am, followed by Burial in the adjoining Cemetery.

Bridget Denton - Portarlington

The death took place on Friday, December 23 of Bridget (Bridie) Denton (née Power) of Lough, Portarlington.

Peacefully at Oakdale Nursing Home, Portarlington. Deeply regretted by her husband Albert, son Barry, daughter Ann, sisters, Pat and Judy, daughter-in-law Jackie, son-in-law Terry, grandchildren, great-granchildren, relatives and friends.

Reposing at the Nursing Home on Monday (St Stephen's Day) from 6:30pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuedsay at 9:40am travelling via Lough arriving St John's Church Killenard, for Requiem Mass at 10:30 am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.