Deaths in Laois - October 1, 2019
Mary Dunphy - Attanagh
The death took place on Tuesday, October 1 of Mary (Mem) Dunphy (née Kennedy) of Earlsgarden, Attanagh.
Peacefully in the care of the nurses and staff of Brookhaven Nursing Home, Ballyragget. Beloved wife of the late Joe. Deeply regretted by her loving sisters Kathleen and Claire, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, great grand nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her residence from 12 noon on Wednesday with Rosary at 8pm. Funeral prayers on Thursday morning at 10am followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Christina Kennedy - Clough
The death took place on Monday, September 30 of Christina (Dinah) Kennedy (née Keeshan) of Coolbally, Clough Village.
At the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise, surrounded by her loving family. Deeply regretted by her family John, Deirdre, William and Anna, her eleven grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sister Kathleen, brother Martin, niece, nephews, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Burke's Funeral Home, Mountrath this Monday evening from 7pm, with Rosary at 9pm. Removal on Tuesday evening at 6.30pm to St. Canice's Church, Clough, arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am, followed by burial in the local cemetery.
Shane Walsh - Durrow
The death took place on Sunday, September 29 of Shane Walsh of Erkindale Drive, Durrow.
Following a short illness borne with great courage and dignity. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing partner Laura, son Alex and daughter Leyla, his parents Andrew and Mary, brothers Andrew, Pat, Jason and Jonathon, sisters Maureen, Vicky, Eve, Amy and Cathy, Aunts, Uncles, nieces, nephews, brothers in law, sisters in law, cousins and a large circle of friends.
Reposing at his parents house at 10 Erkindale Drive, Durrow from 3pm on Monday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 11.45am to the Church of Holy Trinity Durrow arriving at 12 midday for Requiem Mass. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Mary Healy - Errill
The death took place on Sunday, September 29 of Mary Healy of Clonmeen Wood, Errill.
Peacefully in the care of Patterson's Nursing Home, Roscrea. Mary, predeceased by her parents Thomas and Josie. Sadly mourned by her brother Tom, sister in law Mairead, nephew James, nieces Siobhan and Marion, grandniece Eibhleann, cousins, relatives and friends.
Reposing at O'Sullivan's Funeral Home, Rathdowney on Monday evening from 6pm with rosary at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday in the Church of Our Lady Queen of The Universe, Errill at 11am followed by burial in Bealady Cemetery.
Seamus Cahill - Rathdowney
The death took place on Saturday, September 28 of Seamus Cahill of Keenaghan, Eyrecourt, Galway and Rathdowney .
Beloved husband of Frances. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife, daughters Cara and Rowena, son-in-law Alexander, grandchildren Celia and Margot, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing in St Francis' Church, Meelick on Wednesday from 5pm to 7pm. Requiem Mass Thursday at 11am in St Francis' Church. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.
Maire Bree - Abbeyleix
The death took place on Tuesday, June 18 of Maire Bree, formerly Ballinakill Road, Abbeyleix.
Peacefully at her home in Casuarina Perth, Austraila. Predeceased by her parents Michael and Sheila. Sadly missed by her loving husband Ray Greco, brothers Padraig, Sean and Micheal, sisters-in-law Pauline, Patricia and Toni, nieces Michelle, Laura and Aisling, nephew Darragh, step children Daniel and Belinda, their partners Steve and Lani, step grandchildren Maya, Toby, Indi, Ashley and Lyon, aunts, uncles, cousins and many Irish and Australian friends.
Memorial Mass at 2pm on Saturday, October 5 in The Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix. Interment afterwards in St. Patrick's Cemetery.