Deaths in Laois - August 1, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - August 1, 2018

Dean Bergin - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, August 1 of Dean Bergin of St Johns Sq., Portlaoise. 

Suddenly at his residence, Dean. Beloved son of Raymond and Martina and dearly loved brother to Maritina, Lisa and Sandra. Deeply regretted by his loving nephews and nieces, Lexie, Hannah, Keith, Jake and Dion. Extended family, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his residence from 4pm on Thursday with rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass at 11.30pm on Friday in SS Peter and Paul’s Church. Interment will follow in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.

Carol Sinnott - Ballybrophy

The death took place on Tuesday, July 31 of Carol Sinnott (née Bennett) of Ballybrophy and formerly of North Square, Inchicore, Dublin. 

Peacefully at The Milford Hospice, Castletroy, Limerick. Predeceased by her son Brian, brothers Percy and Paul. Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by her loving husband Donal, daughters Laura and Edel, son Colm, brother Gordan, sister Von, son-in-law Ed, grandchildren Killian and Jamie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in her home this Thursday evening from 6pm with rosary in the house at 9pm. Removal this Friday morning at 10am to the Church of the Assumption, Killasmeestia for Funeral Mass at 10.30am, with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Patricia Doyle O'Sullivan - Ballylinan

The death took place on Tuesday, July 31 of Patricia Doyle O'Sullivan (née Kelly) of Apt. 25 Sue Ryder House, Dublin Road, Carlow and formerly of 16 Carlow Road, Ballylinan, Athy.

Died peacefully in Cork University Hospital. Deeply regretted by her loving son Jason, daughter in law Sandra, grandchildren Jason Jnr. and Cody, brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Rigney's Funeral Home, Athy from 7pm on Wednesday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Anne's Church, Ballylinan for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.

Oliver Donohue - Portlaoise

The death took place on Friday, June 29 of Oliver Donohue of London and Grattan st., Portlaoise. 

A Memorial Mass for Oliver will take place in Saint Peter and Paul’s Church at 10am on Saturday August 4th. His ashes will be interred in the family grave immediately afterwards. Oliver’s Funeral Mass and cremation took place in London on July 25th.

Richie Roe - Ballyfin

The death took place on Monday, July 30 of Richie Roe of Irey, Ballyfin.

Peacefully in the tender care of St Vincent's Hospital, Mountmellick. Richie, beloved husband of Lena. Son of the late Richard and Lucy Rowe. Deeply regretted by his sisters-in-law, cousins, extended family, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his residence on Tuesday from 4pm until 9.30pm with prayers at 8pm. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday in St John the Baptist Church, Ballyfin at 3pm. Interment will follow in adjoining churchyard.

Laura Hayes - Rathdowney and Durrow

The death took place on Friday, July 27 of Laura Hayes (née Moriarty) of Johnstown Road, Rathdowney, Durrow, and Johnstown.

Unexpectedly. Sadly mourned by her family, Dominic, Shannon, Aaron, Leon and Brooke, her parents Johnny and Vera, her sister Lisa and her brothers Mel and Darren, her partner Ali, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and her many friends.

Reposing at No. 2. Johnstown Road, Rathdowney on Tuesday evening from 4pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am in The Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney followed by burial in St. Kieran's Cemetery, Johnstown.

Norma Ludden - Portlaoise 

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

Deeply 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.

Reposing at Keegan's Funeral Home, Portlaoise on Thursday evening from 7pm with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to SS Peter and Paul's Church, for 10am Requiem Mass. Interment will follow afterwards in SS Peter and Paul's Cemetery Portlaoise.