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Deaths in Laois - January 26, 2018

Deaths in Laois - January 26, 2018

Angela Dunne - Portlaoise

The death took place on Friday, January 26 of Angela Dunne (née Carey) of Collier’s Lane, Portlaoise. 

Died peacefully at home in the loving care of her husband Paddy, son John, grandchildren,neices, nephews, extended family, neighbours and many friends.

Reposing in her from 8pm this Friday evening. Recital of The Rosary at 9pm. Reposing in her home on Saturday until removal at 4.45pm to SS Peter and Paul’s church arriving at 5.30pm. Burial on Sunday after 12.30 Mass in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery Portlaoise.

Catherine Dalton - Errill

The death took place on Thursday, January 25 of Catherine Dalton (née Woods) of Clonmeen, Errill. 

Peacefully in the tender care of the nurses and staff of Patterson's Nursing Home, Roscrea. Catherine, in her 95th year, predeceased by her husband John, her daughter Catherine and her son Patrick. Sadly mourned by her loving family, Dave, Ann, Tom, Frances, John, Martin, Geraldine and Pauline, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at O' Sullivan's Funeral Home, Rathdowney on Saturday evening from 3.30pm with funeral prayers at 5.45pm followed by removal to The Church Of Our Lady, Queen Of The Universe, Errill, arriving at 6.45pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1pm followed by burial in Grangefertagh Cemetery, Galmoy. 

Eileen Sheppard - Durrow

The death took place on Thursday, January 25 of Eileen Sheppard (née O'Toole) of 12 St Fintan's Tce, Durrow. 

In her 92nd year peacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of St. Lukes Hospital Kilkenny. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Eamon, Hugh and Brendan, daughters Irene and Maureen, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, 21 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Phelans Funeral Home Durrow from 2pm on Friday with Rosary at 8pm. Funeral prayers on Saturday at 1.15pm followed by removal to Holy Trinity Church Durrow for Requeim Mass at 2pm. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. 

James Lalor Fitzpatrick

The death took place on Thursday, January 25 of James (Jimmy) Lalor Fitzpatrick of Kiln Lane, Mountrath. 

At his home, following a short illness, surrounded by his loving family. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Anne, children Keith, Rowena, and Dean, grandchildren, brother, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home Mountrath on Friday evening from 7pm, with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Saturday morning at 10.30am to St. Fintan's Church, Mountrath, for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by Burial in St. Fintan's Cemetery, Mountrath.

Sr. Aengus Campion - Drogheda and Errill 

The death took place on Thursday, January 25 of Sr. Aengus (Eileen) Campion of the Medical Missionaries of Mary, Drogheda, and formerly from Ballagh, Errill.

Peacefully, in Aras Mhuire Nursing Home, Drogheda. Predeceased by her parents, Ellen and John, her sisters, Sheila (Bree) and Mary Paul (Clancy), her brothers Frs. Pat and Con (Columban Fathers) Michael and Sean. Lovingly remembered by her sisters, Breda and Sr. Angela O.P., and brother Seamus, CSSR, her sister-in-law, Betty and brothers-in-law John Kirwan and John Clancy, all her nieces, nephews and their families, relatives and many friends and her MMM Community.

Funeral Mass in the MMM Convent on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

William O'Reilly - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, January 24 of William (Willie) O'Reilly of 28 Lakeglen, Portlaoise, and formerly of Ballyfermot.

Peacefully at home surrounded by his wife Ann and family. Reposing at his home from 2pm on Friday. Recital of The Rosary at 9pm. Funeral arriving Saturday morning for 10am Requiem Mass in SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise. Burial after in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.

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