Deaths in Laois - August 23, 2019
Mary-Emma Fergus - Portlaoise
The death took place on Friday, August 23 of Mary-Emma Fergus (née Davis) of Main St, Portlaoise and late of Renmore, Galway.
Peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family. Mary-Emma, beloved wife of Bryan and dearly loved mum of Siobhán and Bebhinn, cherished grandmother to Lorcán, sadly missed by her loving family, sisters Kathleen and Josephine, brother Liam, son-in-law Paul, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends. Predeceased by her sister Joan.
Reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home, Portlaoise from 7pm on Sunday evening with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am Requiem Mass. Interment afterward in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
John Doyle - Spink
The death took place on Thursday, August 22 of John Doyle of Gaol Road, Kilkenny City and late of Spink.
Peacefully, at St. Luke's Hospital. John (ex Transport Sergeant, James Stephens Barracks), beloved husband of Kitty and much loved father of Agnes, Karen, Sean, David, Colette, Andrew, Owen, Graham and the late baby Paul, sadly missed by his wife and family, brothers Paul and Michael, sister Bernie, sons-in-law Jimmy, Michael and Larry, daughters-in-law Anne, Glynis, Lorraine and Susan, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at his home on Saturday from 4pm with Rosary at 7.30pm. Removal on Sunday morning to St. Mary's Cathedral, arriving for Funeral Mass at 10am. Interment afterwards in St. Kieran's Cemetery.
Aoife Hume - Portlaoise
The death took place on Tuesday, August 20 of Aoife Hume of The Downs, Portlaoise.
Suddenly, at St. James' Hospital Dublin. Aoife, dearly loved daughter to Noel and Rose. Loving sister to Aisling and Niamh and cherished aunt to Robert and Malachy. Deepy regretted by her loving family, brothers-in-law Malachy and Damien, cousins, aunts, uncles, relatives and friends.
Reposing at The Downs from 5pm on Friday evening with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am Requiem Mass. Interment will follow in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.
Martin Lawless - Rosenallis
The death took place on Tuesday, August 20 of Martin Lawless of Tinahinch Stud, Rosenallis.
Beloved partner of Nikki. Predeceased by his four brothers and two sisters. Cherished father of Katie and Stephanie. Deeply regretted by his loving family, mother-in-law Pam, father-in-law Bob, brothers P.J. and Michael, sisters Mary, Judy, Aggie and Mag, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his sister Mary's residence, 28 Portlaoise Road, Abbeyleix, on Thursday from 7.30pm, with rosary at 8.30pm. Removal on Friday for 11.30am Mass in SS Peter and Paul's Church, Portlaoise. Burial afterwards in SS Peter and Paul's Cemetery, Portlaoise.
Maura Healy - Kilcoke and Crannagh
The death took place on Tuesday, August 20 of Maura Healy (née Murphy) of Homefarm, Knockavanny, Tuam, Galway and formerly Kilcoke and Crannagh.
Peacefully at her residence, in the loving care of her family. Predeceased by her husband John P. Sadly missed by her loving daughter Bernadette, sister Anna (Cooke), brother Michael, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, and wide circle of friends.
Remains reposing in Glynn's Funeral Home, High St., Tuam this Thursday evening from 6pm to 8pm followed by removal to The Cathedral of the Assumption, Tuam. Funeral Mass Friday at 12.30 pm followed by burial in Dunmore Cemetery.
Eleanor Deane - Mountmellick
The death took place on Tuesday, August 20 of Eleanor (Eileen) Deane of Mountmellick and formerly Marino, Dublin.
Peacefully, in the care of the staff at St. Vincent's Nursing Home, Mountmellick in her 97th year. Sadly missed by her family, relatives and friends.
Prayer Service in Moloneys Funeral Home, Mountmellick on Friday evening at 7.30pm. Thanksgiving Service for Eileen's life will take place at St. John The Baptist Church, Church Avenue, Drumcondra on Saturday morning at 11am. Interment after in St. Fintan's Cemetery, Sutton, Co. Dublin.
Daniel Marum - Portlaoise
The death took place on Friday, August 16 of Daniel Marum of Abbeyleix Rd., Portlaoise.
Suddenly. Deeply regretted by his loving family, cousins, neigbours, very close friends and special little relations Arabelle, Hettie-Grace and Barnaby.
Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home from 6pm on Thursday evening with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 10 am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.