Deaths in Laois - November 26, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - November 26, 2018

Oliver Brennan - Killeshin

The death took place on Monday, November 26 of Oliver Brennan of "Herondale", Leaugh, Carlow and Laois.

Passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Annie, much loved father of Edward, Paul, Declan, Olivia and Claire and cherished brother of Tommy, Donald, Angela, Carmel, Frank, Gay and Gerry. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, sons, daughters, grandchildren Lauren, Nathan, Patrice, Josh, Caitlin, Jack, Evan, Emily and Zach, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home from 7pm on Monday and 12 noon on Tuesday with Prayers at 9pm both evenings. Removal on Wednesday 12.30pm to The Holy Cross Church, Killeshin, arriving for Funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Kevin Keogh - Portarlington and Ballybrittas 

The death took place on Sunday, November 25 of Kevin Keogh of Crowe Lane, Portarlington and formerly of The Lake Road, Ballybrittas and late E.S.B.

Died at the Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers Joe and Mick, sisters Phil Mason (England), and Carmel Fennelly (Portlaoise), brother-in-law Teddy, sister-in-law Anne, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Mahers Chapel of Rest Portarlington on Monday from 6.30pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday at 11.20am arriving St John's Church Killenard for Requiem Mass at 12noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.

Bridget Sexton - Portlaoise 

The death took place on Saturday, November 24 of Bridget Sexton (née Newe) of “Padua”, Clonminam Rd., Portlaoise and formerly Templemore.

In the exceptional care of the staff of St Vincent's Hospital, Mountmellick. In her 96th year, Bridget, beloved wife of the late James. Dearly loved mother to Pat, Frank and Mary. Deeply regretted by her loving family, daughter-in-law Hilda, grandsons David and his wife Mary, Shane and his partner Trina, great-granddaughters Naomi, Méabh, Zoe and Evie, sister Mary Armitage (Naas), sisters-in-law, Breda Newe (Templemore) and Terry McVeigh (Enniscorthy), nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Keegan's funeral home, Portlaoise, from 5pm on Sunday with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul's Church, for 10am requiem Mass. Interment will follow in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to the Cuisle Centre.