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Deaths in Laois - February 18, 2018

Deaths in Laois - February 18, 2018

James Conroy - Emo

The death occurred on Sunday, February 18 of James (Jimmy) Conroy of Cappakeel, Emo.

Died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Esther. Deeply regretted by his sisters, Lucy and Annie and brother Vincent, brother-in-law Patrick, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives and friends.

Removal from 5.30pm in Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick, on Monday evening at 6.35pm arriving (via New Inn Cross) at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Emo, at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon and burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. 

Douglas Gee - Mountrath

The death took place on Sunday, February 18 of Douglas Gee of Moonbawn, Mountrath.

Peacefully at the Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore, husband of Ann, father to Trevor and Andrew, grandchildren Hannah, Sam and Charlie, daughters-in-law Trudy and Nicola, son of Inez and the late Sam; deeply regretted by his sorrowing family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home Mountrath on Monday afternoon from 2pm with Funeral Prayers at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday afternoon to St. Peter's Church Mountrath, for Funeral Service at 2pm, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.

Simon Dollard - Rathdowney 

The death took place on Saturday, February 17 of Simon Dollard of Ballyedmond, Rathdowney and London.

Beloved son of the late John and Bridget. Sadly missed by his loving sisters Lilly (De Mattos), Breda (Campion) and Alice (Delaney) and his brother John, sister-in-law Peggy Dollard, brother-in-law Tom Delaney, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Memorial Mass on Thursday, February 22nd, at 9am in The Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney followed by interment of ashes in Rathdowney Local Cemetery.

Michael Kennedy Snr -Mountrath

The death took place on Saturday, February 17  of Michael Kennedy Snr of Lacca, Mountrath.

Died unexpectedly at The Midlands Regional Hospital.
Beloved son of the late James and Ann. Predeceased by his brother Sean. Deeply regretted by his brothers Paddy (Cardtown) Jim (Mountrath) Sisters Phil Fitzpatrick (Lacca), Maureen Conway (Mayo), Anne and Kathleen (Leeds), sisters in law Kathleen and Agnes, brother in law Michael, nephews,neices neighbours, relatives and friends.

Funeral arrangements later

James Murphy - Portarlington

The death took place on Saturday, February 17 of James (Jimmy) Murphy of Congress Terrace, Portarlington.

Peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the loving care of the staff of Oakdale Nursing Home Portarlington. Predeceased by his loving son Fergus and infant daughter Imelda. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Kathleen, sons Brian and Seamus, daughter's Maria and Vivienne , grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law, son-in-law ,extended family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Maher's Chapel of Rest Portarlington on Saturday from 8pm with Rosary at 9pm. Reposing on Sunday from 4:30pm with Removal at 6:20pm arriving St Michael's church Portarlington at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 10am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery.



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