Deaths in Laois - May 20, 2017

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News Reporter


Deaths in Laois - May 20, 2017

Margaret Delaney - Rathdowney

The death took place on Friday, May 19 of Margaret (Peggy) Delaney (née Delaney) of Cappalinan Rathdowney.

Peacefully, at Tallaght Hospital. Margaret (Peggy), deeply regretted by her husband Paddy and her loving family, Mary, P.J., Liam, Noel, Sean, Margaret and Patricia, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, her beloved grandchildren, Conor, Eoin, Aine, Annie, Cormac, Adam, Ronan and Luke. her sisters Nellie, Elizabeth and Mary and her brothers Martin, Paddy, Jim and John, nephews, nieces, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at her home (Capplinan) this Saturday evening from 5pm with rosary at 8pm and rosary on Sunday evening at 8pm. Funeral Mass in Church of the Most Holy Trinity, Rathdowney on Monday at 1pm followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery. 

Sheila Holland - Durrow

The death took place on Friday, May 19 of Sheila Holland (née O Neill) of Tubberboe, Durrow.

Funeral Arrangements Later

Ina Murphy - Abbeyleix 

The death took place on Saturday, May 20 of Ina Murphy (née Phelan) of Towerhill, Borrisokane, formerly of Saint Brigid's terrace, Clane County Kildare and Rathmoyle road Abbeyleix.

Peacefully, at home surrounded by her family.
Predeceased by her son Richard, sadly missed by husband Louis, daughters Gemma Nevin and Sandra Markham, sons Jim, Damien and Stephen and brother Ger Phelan. Sisters Patty Kennedy and Biddy Nolan, sons in law, daughters in law, grandchildren and great-grandchild and extended family and friends.

Reposing at Saint Joseph's funeral home, Borrisokane from 4pm to 7pm this Sunday evening. Funeral Mass Monday at 11am in Saint Peters and Paul's Church, Borrisokane. Burial afterwards in Mainham Cemetery, Clane, County Kildare.

Josie Phelan - Mountrath 

The death took place on Friday, May 19 of Josie Phelan (née Keenaghan) of Patrick Street, Mountrath.

Predeceased by her husband Eamonn, deeply regretted by her loving daughter Joan, son-in-law Peter, brother Sonny, sister Rosie, nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home, Mountrath on Saturday evening from 7pm with Rosary at 9pm. Reposing from 4pm on Sunday evening with Removal at 5.30pm  to St. Fintan's Church Mountrath, arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning at 11am followed by Burial in St. Fintan's Cemetery, Mountrath.