Deaths in Laois - May 7, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - May 7, 2018

Tony Kavanagh - Ballyroan

The death took place on Saturday, May 5 of Tony Kavanagh of Colt, Ballyroan.

Peacefully in the care of the staff of Portlaoise Regional Hosp. Surrounded by his loving family. Tony, beloved husband of Ann and father of the late infant John. Dearly loved dad to Leo, Adrian, Majella and Martina and cherished grandfather to Tara and Aaron. Deeply regretted by his loving family, bros in law, sisters in law, son in law Max, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at his residence from 2pm on Sunday with rosary at 8pm on Sunday evening. Removal on Monday to St Fintan's Church, Raheen to arrive for 11.30 am requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Joseph McEvoy - Rosenallis

The death took place on Saturday, May 5 of Joseph (Joe) McEvoy of Clonaheen, Rosenallis.

Died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Oakdale Nursing Home, Portarlington. Beloved husband of Kathleen and dear father of Joe, John, Patrick, Michael, Catriona, Fergal and Yvonne. Deeply regretted by his loving family, his brother Seamus, grandchildren, sisters in law, brothers in law, daughters in law, sons in law, nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbours and a large circle of friends

Reposing in his home on Monday with rosary at 9pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 11.30am to St Brigid's Church, Rosenallis, arriving for 12 noon requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in St Brigid's Cemetery. House private Tuesday morning please.

James Lynam - Emo

The death took place on Friday, May 4 of James ( Jimmy) Lynam of Finglas West, Dublin and formerly of Emo and late of Unidare

Peacefully at Connolly Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Loving father of the late Teresa and brother of the late Mary O’Rourke. Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Elizabeth (Betty), sons Eddie, Maurice, Shay, daughter Marie, daughter-in-law Jean, son-in-law Albert, grandchildren Ed, Andy, Dave, Alan, Christine and Matt, 13 great-grandchildren, brother-in-law Bob, nephews, nieces, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Fanagans Funeral Home, Church Street, Finglas, on Tuesday with family in attendance between 4pm and 6pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of The Annunciation, Finglas West, arriving for 10am Requiem Mass. Funeral thereafter to Glasnevin Crematorium. 

Sr. Mary Laurence Culleton - Portarlington

The death took place on Wednesday, May 2  of Sr. Mary Laurance Culleton of Limetree, Portarlington. 

Little Sisters of the Poor. Died in Glasgow, Scotland. Predeceased by her brothers. Sadly missed by her community, her sisters Christina, Mary, Phil, Patricia, Anne and Bernadette, relatives and friends.

Reposing at the Convent in Glasgow on Thursday. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 10am. Burial afterwards in the Convent Cemetery.