Deaths in Laois - November 17, 2017

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - November 17 2017

David Hackett - Portlaoise / Kildare town

The death has taken place suddenly of David Hackett, Kildare town and Portlaoise on Tuesday, November 14.

Much loved father of Ruth, Laura, Ian, Alan and Hugh and brother of Rosanna, Philip and Christopher. Sadly missed and deeply mourned by Jill and all the Blennerhassett family, cousins, relatives and a wide circle of friends and colleagues.

Reposing at Mc Wey's Funeral Home, Abbey View, Kildare Town, from 2pm on Saturday, November 18 with removal from there at 4.45pm to arrive at St Brigid's Parish Church, Kildare at 5pm.

Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Conleth's Cemetery, Kildare.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Aware. (Donation boxes at the church)

Elizabeth Hickey - Mountmellick

The death has taken place of Elizabeth (Liz) Hickey, Emmet Street, Mountmellick on November 16th peacefully at The Regional Hospital, Portlaoise.

Predeceased by her sister Anne. Deeply regretted by her brothers Andy and John, sisters Mary (Nolan) and Margaret (Styles), nieces, nephews, relatives and freinds.

Reposing in her home from 2pm on Friday. Recital of The Rosary at 8pm. Funeral arriving for 12 noon Requiem Mass on Saturday in St. Joseph's Church, Mountmellick.

Burial after in St Joseph's Cemetery. Family time on Saturday morning.

Brian Keating - Errill

The death took place of Brian Keating, Errill village on November 16 peacefully at Tallaght Hospital. Brian, deeply regretted by his son James and his daughter Annemarie, daughter-in-law Una, son-in-law Frankie, his brothers and sisters, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home this Friday evening from 6pm with rosary at 8pm.

Funeral Mass on Saturday in the Church of Our Lady Queen of the Universe, Errill, at 11am followed by burial in Errill Cemetery.

Late Betty Whelan - Barrowhouse

The death has taken place of Betty Whelan (née Brennan) Mountbrook, Barrowhouse.

Betty died peacefully on Wednesday, November 15 at her home in Mountbrook, Barrowhouse, Athy. Beloved wife of the late Ned and deeply regretted by her loving sisters Anna May McHugh and Eileen Brennan, brothers Stannie and Oliver Brennan, sisters-in-law Carmel, Anna, Mary, Peggy, Marie and Noeleen, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Reposing at her residence today, Thursday, from 4pm with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday evening to St. Mary's Church, Barrowhouse arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

May She Rest In Peace.

Josephy Brophy - Rathdowney

The death has taken place of the late Joseph (Joe) Brophy Harristown, Rathdowney, Laois / Terenure, Dublin

Formerly of Harristown, Rathdowney, Co. Laois and Terenure, Dublin, Joe died on November 14th peacefully at St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Deeply regretted by his brother Harry and his sisters Helen (Moloney), Ber (Guidera), Lilly (Walsh), Imelda (Dwyer), Sally (Ryan), Kitty (Kennedy), Teresa (Ryan), brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends and all at the Sacred Heart Nursing Home, Crosspatrick.

Reposing at O'Sullivan's Funeral Home, Rathdowney this Wednesday evening from 7pm with rosary at 8pm.

Funeral Mass, Thursday, at 11am in The Church of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney followed by burial in Errill Cemetery.

Captain Philomena Feighery - Mountmellick

The death has taken place of the late Captain Philomena Feighery (née Culliton) Killure Bridge Nursing Home &, Tramore, Waterford / Mountmellick, Laois

Wife of the late Joseph, Captain died peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff of Killure Bridge Nursing Home.

She is deeply regretted by her sisters Siohan Hewison & Pat Mulville predeceased by her brothers Lieutenant Colonel Louis Culliton & Gerry Culliton, sisters Sr Maura SMH, Sr Nuala SMH, Sr Alice SMH, Sr Kathleen SMH 7 Joe McEnroe, her nieces, nephews, relatives & friends.

Removal from Killure Bridge Nursing Home on Thursday at 5.45pm to the Holy Cross Church, Tramore.

Requiem Mass on Friday at 11.30am followed by burial in Rosenallis Cemetery, Mountmellick, Co. Laois at 3.30pm.

Nora Lawler - Colt, Ballyroan

The death has taken place of Nora Lawler, Colt, Ballyroan on Tuesday, November 14.

Nora passed away peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Deeply regretted by her loving brothers Sean and Gerard, sister Julie, sisters-in-law Maura and Detty, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Droimnin from 4pm on Thursday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday at 6.15pm to St. Fintan's Church, Raheen arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Rest In Peace