Deaths in Laois - November 25

Pat Somers


Pat Somers

Deaths in Laois - November 25

Sean Larkin - Ballyroan

The death took place on Friday, November 24 of Sean Larkin of Redhill, Ballyroan.

Passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Sean, beloved husband of Bernadette and dearly loved father to Anne Marie, John and Brian, grandfather to Ayla, Aisling and Liadh. Deeply regretted by his loving family, sisters Peg Cahill, Nora Fitzpatrick, Bess Dowling and Sheila Duff, brother-in-law Fint, daughter-in-law, Marie, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Keegans Funeral home, Portlaoise from 6.30pm on Sunday evening with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to arrive at St Patrick's church, Ballyroan for 12 noon requiem mass. Interment afterwards in St Patrick's cemetery, Ballyroan. 

Alan Mulhall - Portlaoise

The death took place on Thursday, November 23 of Alan Mulhall of 15 Aghnaharna Drive, Stradbally Road, Portlaoise.

Died following an accident (Staff of John Fletcher Electrical Portarlington). Beloved husband of Vikki (nee Doogue) and dear father of Jamie, Sean, Holly and Tom and loving son of Frank and Patricia. Deeply regretted by his wife and children, parents brothers Daithi and Aidan and sister Rhonda, father-in-law Tom, mother-in-law Vivienne, uncles, aunts, brothers-in-law David, Darren and Keith, sisters-in-law Lisa, Laura and Susan, neighbours, relatives and work colleagues and many friends.

Reposing in his home on Saturday from 5pm. Recital of The Rosary at 8pm. Funeral arriving Church of The Sacred Heart, Stradbally on Sunday for 11.30 Requiem Mass. Burial after in Oakdale Cemetery.

Michael Bergin - Errill

The death took place on Friday, November 24 of Michael (Mick) Bergin of Coolowley, Errill.

Peacefully at home in the presence of his family. Michael (Mick), deeply regretted by his loving wife Nellie, his daughter Marian and his son Seán, son-in-law Alex and Seán's partner Aileen, grandchildren Leighanne, Jessica and Ella, brothers Martin and Eddie, sisters Maura (Walsh), Joan (Standish) and Betty (Lawlor), sisters-in-law Mairead and Patricia, brother-in-law Tommy Lawlor, nephews, nieces, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at his home (Coolowley) on Saturday (all day) with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1pm in The Church Of Our Lady Queen Of The Universe, Errill followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery.

Margaret Fitzpatrick- Borris-in- Ossory

The death took place on Thursday, November 23 of Margaret Fitzpatrick  (née Phelan) of Clonmore, Templemore and formerly of Shanboe, Borris-in-Ossory.

Peacefully in the loving and excellent care of the doctors, nurses and staff of the Regional Hospital, Portlaoise and previously in the care of the Matron and staff of the Villa Maria Nursing Home, Roscrea; dearly beloved wife and best friend of Joe, much loved and cherished mother of Martina and Brendan, adored grandmother to Grace and Cal, sister of the late Ann (Treacy) and Jim.

Margaret will be very sadly missed by her family, her loving son-in-law John, her dear brothers Mick, Paddy, Joe,sisters, Mary, Angela, Bernie, Josie, Pauline, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, extended family, friends and neighbours.

Reposing in Grey’s Funeral Home this Sunday evening from 5pm to 7pm. Removal on Monday morning to St. Anne’s Church, Clonmore for Requiem Mass at 11.30am. Interment in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Templemore afterwards. 

Mary Edwards - Errill

The death took place on Monday, November 13 of Mary Edwards (née Keane) of Homefoeld Park, Sutton, Surrey and formerly Castlefleming, Errill.

Peacefully following a brief illness at the Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton. Predeceased by her sister Trishia and her parents Pat and Mary. Sadly missed by her husband Stan, her sisters (twin sister) Margaret Higgins, Agnes Powell and Martina Allen, her brothers Timmy, Johnnie and Paddy, her brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces and nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, her aunt, cousins, relatives, extended family and many many friends in Ireland and England.

Mary's funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday November 28th in St. Christopher's Church, Cheam, followed by cremation at South East Surrey Crematorium, Morden.

Michael Delaney - Errill

The death took place on Thursday, November 23 of Michael (Mick) Delaney of Coolowley, Errill.

Peacefully at Portlaoise Regional Hospital. Michael (Mick) deeply regretted by his sister Katie (Dowling) and his niece Mary (Sadlier), nephews John-Joe and Andrew Dowling, Stephen Delaney and Sean Delaney, sister-in-law Mary Delaney, relatives, neighbours and friends and all at Ealga Lodge Nursing Home, Shinrone.

Reposing at O'Sullivan's Funeral Home on Friday evening from 4pm with rosary at 6.30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Holy Trinity, Rathdowney. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 10.30am followed by burial in Rathdowney local cemetery.