Deaths in Laois - September 18, 2017

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Deaths in Laois - September 18, 2017

Margaret Farrell - Dublin and Mountrath

The death took place on Sunday, September 17 of Margaret (Peg) Farrell (née Bergin) of Rathfarnham, and formerly of Redcastle, Mountrath.

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in the wonderful care of the staff at Tallaght Hospital. Predeceased by her granddaughter Shirley. Beloved wife of the late James and much loved mother of Marie, Anne, Paul and Alan. Peg will be sadly missed by her sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother Billy, sister-in-law Sheila, extended family, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, Templeogue Village on Tuesday evening, from 5pm to 7pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Annunciation, Rathfarnham arriving at 9.50am for 10am Requiem Mass. Funeral thereafter to Bohernabreena Cemetery.

Bridget Moran - Dublin and Laois

The death took place on Saturday, September 16 of Bridget (Bridie) Moran (née Dowling) of Raheny, Dublin and formerly of Laois.

Peacefully, in the devoted care of the staff of Beaumont Hospital surrounded by her loving family, beloved wife of the late Tony; very sadly missed by her children Thomas, Yvonne, Anthony, Paul and Seamus, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law Susan, Anne and Wendy, and dear friend Michael, sisters Kay and Josie, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Reposing at Jennings Funeral Home, Oscar Traynor Road, Coolock on Monday between 4pm and 6pm. Removal on Tuesday to Our Lady Mother of Divine Grace Church, Raheny arriving for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by burial in Fingal Cemetery.

Patricia Kavanagh - Durrow

The death took place on Friday, September 15 of Patricia (Trish) Kavanagh of Cork Rd, Durrow.

Peacefully, at her residence. Deeply regretted by her sister Jackie, brother Jason, niece Sian, brother-in-law Tom, uncle, aunts, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Phelan's Funeral Home, Durrow, from 2pm on Monday with rosary at 8pm. Funeral prayers on Tuesday morning at 10.15am, followed by removal to Holy Trinity Church, Durrow, for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Phyllis Kennedy - Ballybrophy

The death took place on Friday, September 15 of Phyllis Kennedy (née Brophy) of Rathmore, Ballybrophy.

Following a brief illness, peacefully at St. James's hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted by her husband Joe and her family, Robert and Lola, Sharon and Damien, grandchildren Adam, Ava and Evan, her sisters Sally (Ryan), Kitty (Kennedy), Lily (Walsh), Imelda (Dwyer), Helen (Maloney), Teresa (Ryan) and Ber (Guidera), and her brothers Harry Brophy and Joe Brophy, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Reposing at O' Sullivan's funeral home on Sunday evening from 4pm with funeral prayers at 6pm followed by removal at 6.30pm to the Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney. Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery.