Deaths in Laois - July 27, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - July 27, 2018

Olive Ann Conroy - Rosenallis

The death took place on Friday, July 27 of Olive Ann Conroy of Mullaghanard, Rosenallis and Navan. 

Died in the loving care of the staff at Drominin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Beloved wife of the late Denis. Deeply regretted by her loving family Pat, Ann, Marie and Gerry, grandchildren and great-grandchild Liam, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and many friends.

Reposing in the home of her daughter Ann and her husband Liam Fitzpatrick, Killone, Stradbally (The Heath) on Saturday from 3.30pm until removal at 5.30pm to St. Brigid's Church arriving at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1pm. Burial afterwards in St. Brigid's Cemetery.

Philip Horan - Portarlington

The death took place on Thursday, July 26 of Philip Horan of Bracklone Street, Portarlington. 

Formerly St Brigid's Square Portarlington. At Tallaght Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Loving son of the late Paddy and Bridie. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Ann, son Stefan, daughter Becky, brother Ger, sister Trish, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Reposing at his family home on Friday from 2pm with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Saturday at 10.10am arriving St Michael's Church Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 11am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery Portarlington. 

Norma Ludden - Portlaoise 

The death took place on Thursday, July 26 of Norma Ludden of Clonminham rd, Portlaoise. 

Deely regretted by her loving brother Gerard, nephews Brendan, Fergus and niece Tracy and sister in law Eileen, relatives and friends and former colleagues in the ESB.

Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. 

Kathleen Donnellan - Ballybrittas 

The death took place on Thursday, July 26 of Kathleen Donnellan (née Donnelly) of Galbally Road, Tipperary Town and late of Ballybrittas.

Peacefully after a long illness, bravely borne. Former Principal of Bansha N.S. Beloved wife of Pearse. Loving mother to sons Justin, Colm, Feargal, Mark and daughter Karen, sisters Mary and Anne, daughters-in-law and son-in-law, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews and her 13 grandchildren of whom she was immensely proud.

Reposing at Whelan’s Funeral Home, Bansha Road, Tipperary on Saturday from 6pm with removal at 7.30pm to St. Michael's Church Tipperary. Requiem Mass on Sunday 12.30pm and funeral afterwards to St. Michael's Cemetery, Tipperary.

Ellen McGrath, Portlaoise

The death occurred of Ellen McGrath, (née O'Reilly), Borris Rd, Portlaoise on July 26.

Died peacefully surrounded by her loving family in the care of Kilminchy Lodge Nursing home.

Ellen (Ella) beloved wife of the late Michael. Dearly loved mam to David and Alison. Deeply regretted by her loving sister Margaret , brothers John, and Fr Tom. Daughter in law Aisling, son in law Stuart, Sister in law Geraldine. Grandchildren Will, Molly, Emmy Ben, Ava, Adam, Aaron, Caoimhe and Abbie. Nephews, nieces , relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence from 4pm on Friday  with rosary at 8pm. Requiem mass at 1pm on Saturday in SS Peter and Paul’s church. Interment will follow afterwards in SS Peter and Paul’s cemetery Portaoise.