Deaths in Laois - June 14, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - June 14, 2019

Tim Drennan - Camross

The death took place on Wednesday, June 12 of Tim Drennan of Closh, Camross. 

Peacefully, at St. Luke's Hospital, Rathgar, surrounded by his loving family. Husband of the late Laura. Deeply regretted by his son Tim, daughter-in-law Marguerite, brother Fint, sister Anna-Mary, grandfather to Marie, Richard, John, Kieran, Ava, Sarah and Joe, and great-grandfather to Ben and Evie.

Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home, Mountrath on Friday evening at 6pm, with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Saturday afternoon to St. Fergal's Church, Camross, for Requiem Mass at 2pm, followed by Burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Josie Nolan - Crettyard

The death took place on Wednesday, June 12 of Josie Nolan (née Doyle) of Monavea, Crettyard and formerly of Ardenteggle, Killeshin.

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at her home. Beloved wife of the late Eamonn, much loved mother of Eddie, Frank, Bridie, Lily, Anne, Josie and the late Jimmy and cherished sister of George and the late Maire (Nolan), Lillie (Brennan) and Packie. She will be sadly missed by her loving sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brother, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, her good neighbours and friends.

Reposing at her residence from 4pm on Friday with Prayers at 8pm. Reposing from 12 Noon on Saturday with removal at 4.30pm to The Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mayo, Tolerton arriving for 5pm. Mass. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery. 

Ronnie Cahill - Castletown and Mountrath

The death took place on Wednesday, June 12 of Ronnie Cahill of Westfield, Castletown, and formerly of Shannon Street, Mountrath and Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England.

Peacefully, after a short illness bravely borne. Pre-deceased by his brother Pat. Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by his loving parents Paddy and Mary, brothers Ken and Vivian, sisters Mary and Cathleen, his loving partner Debbie and the Rooney family, aunts, uncle, brothers in law, sister in law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at his sister Cathleen's residence at Westfield, Castletown on Friday evening from 4pm with rosary in the house at 8pm. Removal this Saturday morning to arrive at St. Edmund's Church Castletown for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Fintan's cemetery Mountrath.

Thomas Edward Doran - Cullohill 

The death took place on April 27 of Thomas Edward Doran of Epsom, Surrey and formerly Aughmacart, Cullohill.

Sadly mourned by his daughter Mary, son-in-law Graham, relatives and friends.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated this Saturday in The Church of The Holy Trinity, Durrow at 11am followed by interment of his ashes in the adjoining cemetery. 

Thomas Butler - Durrow

The death took place on Wednesday, June 12 of Thomas (Tom) Butler of Cork Road, Durrow. 

Peacefully, surrounded by his family, in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Blackrock Clinic, Dublin. Husband of the late Phyllis, deeply regretted by his loving daughter Ann, son Barry, daughter-in-law Martina, grandaughter Lily, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Phelans Funeral Home, Durrow on Thursday from 4pm. Funeral prayers at 7pm on Thursday evening followed by removal to Holy Trinity Church, Durrow arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. 

Christine Hickey - Mountmellick

The death took place on Tuesday, June 11 of Christine (Chris) Hickey of Emmett Street, Mountmellick. 

Died, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of St Vincent's Hopsital Mountmellick, surrounded by her loving family.

Deeply regretted by her loving sister Joyce, brothers Eddie, Mark and Kevin, relatives and many friend.

Reposing in The Oratory at St Vincent's Hospital, Mountmellick, on Thursday from 2pm until removal at 5.15pm to St Joseph's Chuch, Mountmellick, via her family home on Emmett Street, arriving for 6pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 10am. Burial afterwards in St Joseph's Cemetery, Mountmellick.