Deaths in Laois - February 21, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - February 21, 2019

Kathleen Morrissey - Errill

The death took place on Thursday, February 21 of Kathleen Morrissey (née Treacy) of Castle Gardens Nursing Home, Enniscorthy, and formerly Castlefleming, Errill.

Peacefully in the presence of her loving family, in her 98th year. Predeceased by her husband Martin. Sadly mourned by her family Brigid, Tommy, Agnes, Eamon and Martin, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, her brothers Michael and Tommy and her sister Agnes, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Reposing at O'Sullivan's Funeral Home, Rathdowney on Friday evening from 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Mass at 11am in the Church of Our Lady Queen of the Universe, Errill followed by burial in St. Kieran's Cemetery, Errill.
Brid Whelan - Portarlington

The death took place on Wednesday, February 20 of Bríd Whelan (née Ryan) of Bishopswood Road and formerly of Marion Hill, Portarlington.

Peacefully, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her husband Brian, mother Lill, daughter Clare, sons Brian and Adrian, adored grandchildren Jack, Cian, Liam , Cara, Luke and Ruairí, daughter-in-law Caroline, son-in-law Sean, her six sisters, eight brothers, extended family and friends. 

Reposing at her home on Friday from 2pm with Rosary at 8pm. House Strictly Private Saturday Morning. Requiem Mass on Saturday morning at 11am in St Michael's Church, Portarlington followed by interment immediately afterwards In St Michael's Cemetery, Portarlington.

Georgina Dobbin - Stradbally

The death took place on Tuesday, February 19 of Georgina (Ena) Dobbin of Stradbally and Dublin, Brownstown.

Peacefully, at Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Dearly loved Aunt of Anne (Nolan) Mark (Dobbin) June, Leila, Audrey, Ann and Sandra. Sadly missed by her family and friends.

Reposing at Droimnin Nursing Home from 4pm to 7pm on Wednesday with prayers at 7pm. Prayers at 1.15pm on Thursday followed by removal to St. Patrick's Church, Stradbally for 2pm Funeral Service. Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Margaret Lawless - Portlaoise 

The death took place on Monday, February 18 of Margaret Lawless (née Lawlor) of Lakeglen, Portlaoise. 

Beloved wife of Sonny and much loved mother of Tom, Alan and Terry. Deeply regretted by her loving family, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home this Wednesday with rosary recital at 8pm. Removal on Thursday at 9am to arrive at SS Peter & Paul's Church for 10am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter & Paul's Cemetery.

Paul Brady - Rathdowney

The death took place on Monday, February 18 of Paul Brady of Bantry, Cork and Rathdowney.

Unexpectedly, at his home. Paul, predeceased by his wife Trisha. Deeply regretted by his son David, sisters Laurie and Agnes and his brother Peter, relatives and friends.

Reposing at O' Sullivan's funeral home, Rathdowney on Thursday evening from 6pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday in The Church Of The Holy Trinity, Rathdowney, at 11am followed by burial in Rathdowney local cemetery.