Deaths in Laois - December 13, 2017

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - December 13, 2017

Matty Dunne - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, December 13 of Matty Dunne of Coolnamona, Portlaoise. 

Peacefully in the tender care of the staff of St. Vincent's Hospital, Mountmellick. Matty, dearly loved brother to Ciss Sutherland (Clonaslee). Deeply regretted by his loving family, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Removal from St. Vincent's Hospital on Thursday evening at 7.15pm to arrive at St. Fintan's Church, Ballyfin at 8pm. Requiem Mass at 11am on Friday followed by interment in Ballyfin Cemetery.

Patty O'Connell - Mountrath

The death took place on Tuesday, December 12 of Patty O'Connell of Thomas Court, Mountrath. 

At Newbrook Nursing Home Mullingar, Deeply regretted by her loving family Denise, Emer, Eadaoin, Deirdre, Ciara, John, Kevin and Eoghan, sister Cellie, niece Margaret, grandchildren, great-grandchild, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home Mountrath on Thursday evening from 4pm, with Removal at 6.30pm to St. Fintan's Church Mountrath, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning at 11am, followed by Burial in St. Fintan's Cemetery Mountrath.

Lorcan Poole - Rosenallis and Galway

The death took place on Monday, December 11 of Lorcan Poole of Galway and formerly of Rosenallis and Mountmellick.

Peacefully in the wonderful care of the doctors and nurses in the University Hospital Galway and also An Teaghlach Uilinn, Moycullen and also his care nurses. Predeceased by his brother Peter. Very sadly missed by his brothers John Joe, Maurice and Pat, sisters-in-law Anne, Betty and Maureen, his nephews and nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Moloneys funeral home, Mountmellick on Thursday from 4.30pm with recital of the rosary at 7pm. Removal from Moloney's funeral home to St. Bridget's Church, Rosenallis, on Friday morning for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by interment in St.Brigid's Cemetery Rosenallis.

Jennifer Gill - Rathdowney and Portlaoise

The death took place on Monday, December 11 of Jennifer Gill (née Lanham) of Bealady, Rathdowney, and formerly Marian Avenue, Portlaoise.

Suddenly. Deeply regretted by by her loving sons Shane and Ross, daughter Lauren, partner Declan Brophy, mother Maura, grandchildren, sisters, daughter-in-law, son-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunt, uncle, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her mother's residence, Marian Avenue, Portlaoise, from 12 noon on Wednesday, with rosary recital at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul's Church, Portlaoise for 10am requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in Bealady Cemetery, Rathdowney.

Valerie Watson - Errill

The death took place on Sunday, December 10 of Valerie Watson of St. Anthony's, Errill. 

Peacefully at Tullamore Hospital. Sadly missed by her husband Russ and her son Tony and her daughter Julie, daughter in law Fiona, grandchildren Sarah and Catherine and Chloe and great-granddaughter Lola and all her friends in Errill.

Reposing at her home St. Anthony's, Errill from 2pm on Tuesday evening. Memorial prayers in Errill church on Wednesday at 11.30am followed by cremation at Newlands Dublin arriving at 2pm. 

Anthony Christopher Marnell - Mountmellick and Dublin 

The death took place on Sunday, December 10 of Anthony Christopher Marnell of Clonterry, Mountmellick and formerly of Dublin. 

Unexpectedly. Predeceased by his loving son David. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Deirdre, son Tony, daughters Michelle and Audrey, daughter-in-law Bernadette, sons-in-law Trevor and Willie, sister Ann Canning, brother-in-law Ray, nieces and nephews, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

Reposing in Moloney's Funeral Home, Mountmellick, on Wednesday from 4.30pm, removal at 5.50pm to St. Joseph's Church, Mountmellick, arriving at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Cremation after in Newlands Crematorium at 2.30pm.