Deaths in Laois - November 21, 2018

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Deaths in Laois - November 21, 2018

George Dobson - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, November 21 of George Dobson of "Tranquil" Mountrath Road, Portlaoise. 

Unexpectedly. 

Funeral Arrangements to be announced later.

Eddie Keogh - Mountmellick

The death took place on Wednesday, November 21 of Eddie Keogh of The Borness, Mountmellick and formerly of Lismady, Multifarnham, Co. Westmeath.

Peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Ann, predecesased by his daughter-in-law Dee.

Deeply regretted by his loving family Yvonne, Valerie, Derek and Aidan, his ten grandchildren and great-grandchild Alana, sons-in-law Liam and Joe, daughter-in-law Carmel, brother Kevin (Multifarnham) sister Vera (UK), sisters-in-law Ann, Kitty and Rosalind (USA) brother-in-law Jimmy (UK), nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and many friends.

Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. 

Kathleen Finlay - Portarlington 

The death took place on Tuesday, November 20 of Kathleen Finlay (née Cruise) of Patrick Street, Portarlington and formerly Collinstown County Westmeath. Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Oakdale Nursing Home Portarlington.

Loving wife of the late Paddy. Deeply regretted by her loving son Eddie, daughter-in-law Michelle, grandchildren Katie, Sean, Ciaran and Aisling, brother, sisters, nieces, nephews, in-laws, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Oakdale Nursing Home on Thursday from 6pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday arriving St Michael's Church, Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 10am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery, Portarlington.

Alan Grant - Rathdowney

The death took place on Monday, November 19 of Alan Grant of Cuan Bhride, Rathdowney. 

Peacefully, at the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by his loving wife Mary (nee Bergin), brother Alec, sister Ann, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Guilfoyle's Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath this Wednesday evening from 6pm with Rosary in the funeral home at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning at 10.15am to Killasmeestia Church for Funeral Mass at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. 

Donal Flanagan - Clonaslee 

The death took place on Monday, November 19 of Donal Flanagan of Blackcastle, Two-Mile-Borris, Thurles and formerly of Tinnahinch, Clonaslee.

Retired Regional Manager of Irish Life plc. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Sarah, stepdaughter Rebecca, son Val, brothers Paddy, Michael and Sean, sisters Kathleen and Bridie, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Egan's Funeral Home, Thurles on Tuesday from 4.30pm with removal at 6.30pm to The Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles arriving 6.50pm. Requiem Mass Wednesday at 11am and burial afterwards to Good Shepherd Cemetery, Gortnahoe.

Edward McGoldrick - Portarlington 

The death took place on Monday, November 19 of Edward (Eddie) McGoldrick of 17 Killenard Lodge, Portarlington and Templeogue, Dublin,  Riverstown, Sligo

Peacefully at his residence surrounded by his loving and devoted family. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Ann; sadly missed by his daughter Lorraine, sons Keith and Garvin, son-in-law David, daughters-in-law Nicole and Elodie, cherish grandfather of Katie, Dylan, Nisha, Charlie, Layla, Penny and Thalia, sisters-in-law Josephine and Bridie and his neighbours and friends. Predeceased by his sister-in-law Maureen.

Reposing at his residence from 2pm on Tuesday with Recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Reposing on Wednesday from 2pm with Recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass at 12 noon on Thursday in Saint John’s Church, Killenard followed by interment in adjoining cemetery. 

Thomas Glasheen - Ballacolla

The death took place on Sunday, November 18 of Thomas (Tom) Glasheen of Sallins, Kildare and formerly of Ballacolla.

Sadly missed by his loving wife Katie, daughters Ann and Sharon, sons John and Joseph and their mother Marie, cousins, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at The George Mullins Funeral Home, Kilcullen Road, Naas on Tuesday from 5pm with prayers at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am in the Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and The Guardian Angels, Sallins followed by cremation in Newland's Cross Crematorium.