Deaths in Laois - April 11, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - April 11, 2018

Bridie Conroy - Mountmellick 

The death took place on Wednesday, April 11 of Bridie Conroy (née Dunne) of O'Moore Street, Mountmellick. 

Retired National Teacher. Peacefully in the loving care of the Staff of Kilminchy Lodge. Beloved wife of the late Paddy. Deeply regretted by her loving family and friends.

Funeral Arrangements to be announced later.

Rodger Phelan - Mountmellick 

The death took place on Wednesday, April 11 of Rodger (Rody) Phelan of Two-Mile, Borris, Tipperary and formerly of St. Bridget's Square, Portarlington and Clonterry, Mountmellick. Predeceased by his brother Michael. Peacefully in the home of his daughter Angela and John Tully, Two-Mile, Borris.

Deeply regretted by his children Rodger, Goretti, Louise, Caroline, Angela, Michael, Adrian, and Orla, grand-children Tasha and Alex, great-grandchildren, brother Jim, sisters Louise and Angela, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, neighbours, relatives and many friends.

Reposing in the home of Angela, John, Tasha and Alex Tully, Two-Mile, Borris from 3pm on Thursday with Recital of the Rosary at 9pm. Funeral arriving on Friday for 11am Requiem Mass in St. James' Church, Two-Mile, Borris. Burial after in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Mountmellick. Arriving at 1.30pm approximately. 

James Wall - Mountmellick 

The death took place on Tuesday, April 10 of James Wall of The Manor, Mountmellick. 

Requiem Mass took place on Wednesday at 12 noon in St. Joseph's Church, Mountmellick. Cremation will take place at a later date. 

James Holland - Mountrath 

The death has taken place of James (Jim) Holland of West Norwood, S.E. London and formerly of Ardleigh, Mountrath. Peacefully in Kings College Hospital London on 30th March.

Predeceased by his wife Eileen (nee Cox) of Huntsfield, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo. Dearly beloved father of Linda, Kevin, Geraldine and Eamon. Deeply regretted by his family, his brother Richard (Dick) Holland, Stoneleigh, Surry, his sister Peggy Sinnott, Rosenallis, his brother-in-law Bill, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and former "Kings Head" customers.

Funeral Mass on Monday 23rd April at 1.30pm in St. Matthew's R.C. Church, West Norwood, London SE27 followed by Cremation Service.

Nancy Kehoe - Abbeyleix

The death took place on Tuesday, April 10 of Nancy Kehoe (née Dunphy) of Derrykearn, Abbeyleix. 

Peacefully at The Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Predeceased by her husband Michael. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Eamon and David, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law,daughters in law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren Sean, Darragh and Owen, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence from 6pm on Wednesday evening with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Thursday evening at 8.10pm to St. Fintan's Church, Raheen arriving at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am followed by burial in St. Fintan's Cemetery. 

Seamus Walsh - Donaghmore

The death took place on Monday, April 9 of Seamus Walsh of The Glebe, Donaghmore. 

Unexpectedly. Sadly mourned by his family and a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at his son Trevor's residence (The Glebe, Donaghmore) on Thursday from 3pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass in Killasmeestia Church on Friday at 11am followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery, Rathdowney. 

Patricia O'Boyle - Graiguecullen 

The death took place on Saturday, April 7 of Patricia (Patty) O'Boyle (née Mellon) of "Woodview", Killeshin Road, Graiguecullen. 

Peacefully at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Charlie and much loved mother of Paul, Cathal, Niall, Niamh, Carmel and Edward. Sadly missed by her loving sons, daughters, brothers Frank and Raphael and the late Kieran, sisters Carmel, Betty and Evelyn, sons-in-law Paul and Pat, daughters-in-law Niamh, Jenny and Sinead, grandchildren Michael, Aoife, Ellen, Luke, Charlie, Heather, Oran, Darragh, Rosalyn, Kyna, Orla, Tegan, Sibéal and Ross, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Reposing at her home from 2pm on Tuesday with removal that evening to St. Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, to arrive for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery.