Deaths in Laois - December 23, 2018

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - December 23, 2018

John Mahon - Rosenallis

The death took place on Saturday, December 22 of John Mahon of Drummond, Rosenallis. 

In the care of the staff at Esker Rí Nursing Home, Clara. Deeply regretted by his family neighbours relatives and many friends.

Reposing at Moloney's Funeral Home on Sunday from 5pm. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Brigid's Church, Rosenallis arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Christmas Eve at 11am. Burial after in St. Brigid's Cemetery.

Sean O'Connor - Durrow

The death took place on Saturday, December 22 of Sean O'Connor of Brindley Park Sq., Ashbourne and formerly of Durrow and The Irish Prison Services.

Peacefully at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Loving husband of Teresa and dear father of Caroline, Eileen, Yvonne, Deirdre, Kathleen and Sean. Sadly missed by his family, his adored 11 grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, sister Margaret, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and his many dear friends.

Reposing at his daughter Eileen's home at 2 Ashewood Green, Ashbourne from 6pm to 8pm on Sunday evening. Removal on  Monday morning to the Church Of The Immaculate Conception, Ashbourne, arriving for Funeral Mass at 9am. Burial afterwards in St Declan's Cemetery, Ashbourne.

Marie McNelis - Portarlington

The death took place on Friday, December 21 of Marie McNelis (née Shortall) of Pine Villas, Portarlington. 

Peacefully after a short illness at the Beacon Hospital Dublin. Predeceased by her husband Paddy, son Kevin, daughter Ann and mother Anne. Sadly missed by her loving sons Ger, Brian and Colm, daughters-in-law Carmel, Annemarie, Bernie and Patricia, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, wonderful neighbours, carers and friends.

Reposing at Mahers Chapel of Rest, Portarlington on Saturday from 3pm with Removal at 4.50pm arriving St Michael's Church, Portarlington at 5.30pm. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 12.15pm. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery, Portarlington.