Deaths in Laois - May 1, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - May 1, 2019

Winifred Joyce - Durrow

The death took place on Tuesday, April 30 of Winifred (Winnie) Joyce (née Grace) of Castlewood, Durrow and formerly The Square, Durrow.

Predeceased by her husband Henry. Peacefully at Droimnin Nursing home, Stradbally. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing daughter Bernie, son in law Sean, granddaughters Rebecca and Vanessa, grandson Sean, nieces, nephews and friends.

Reposing at Meadow View House, Castlewood from 12 noon on Thursday with Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am in the Church of the Holy Trinity, Durrow with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining Cemetery.

Séamus Meaney - Ballylinan

The death took place on Tuesday, April 30 of Séamus Meaney of Boley, Ballylinan. 

Funeral arrangements to be announced later. 

James Joseph Rowe - The Heath

The death took place on Monday, April 29 of James Joseph Rowe of Mill Lane, Killone, The Heath. 

Beloved husband of Anne and much loved father of James. Deeply regretted by his loving family, grandchildren, Shaun, James, Martin,and Christopher, great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

Reposing in the Chapel of Rest at the Regional Hospital, Portlaoise from 2pm on Tuesday with rosary recital at 5pm. Removal at 6pm to arrive at the Church of The Assumption, The Heath for 6.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.