Deaths in Laois - March 4, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - March 4, 2018

Doris Lalor - Timahoe and Ballinakill

The death took place on Saturday, March 3 of Doris Lalor (née Lalor) of Cremorgan, Timahoe and Ballinakill.

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Predeceased by her husband Dan. Sadly missed by her heartbroken children, son Willie and daughter Trish. Deeply regretted by her mother Phil, father Patrick, brothers John, Colm, Declan and Eamonn. Sadly missed by her daughter in law Karen, grandchildren Ellie -Ann and Heidi, sisters in law, brother in law, uncle, aunts and nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Reposing at her residence from Sunday evening at 6.30pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning at 11.30 to arrive to Saint Michael's Church, Timahoe for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by interment in Saint Michael's Cemetery, Timahoe. 

Paddy Whelan - Errill

The death took place on Saturday, March 3 of Paddy Whelan of Coolowley, Errill.

Peacefully in the wonderful care of The Sacred Heart Nursing Home, Crosspatrick. Paddy, deeply regretted by his nephew Jim Curran (Rathdowney), relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at O'Sullivan's Funeral Home, Rathdowney, on Monday evening with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday in Killasmeestia Church at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Sean Rafter - Clough

The death took place on Thursday, March 1 of John (Sean) Rafter (Snr) of Boherard, Clough.

Peacefully, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his devoted wife Josie, children Siobhan, Michael, Paul, Noreen, Majella and John, sister Kathleen, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Funeral arrangements to be announced later.