Deaths in Laois - November 8, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - November 8, 2019

Deaths in Laois - November 8, 2019

Seamus Murphy - Portarlington

The death took place on Friday, November 8 of Seamus Murphy of Artane, Dublin and formerly of Portarlington, and late of the H.S.E and St. Ita’s Hospital.

Peacefully, after a short illness. Brother of the late Micheál his infant twin, sister Kathleen and brother Paddy. Seamus will be deeply missed by his loving family, wife Margaret, sons Damien, Ciarán, Brendan and James, daughters-in-law Denise and Sinéad, Cara, grandchildren Clódagh, Daragh and Fíachra, sister Marie, brother Eamonn, sister-in-law Mary, nieces and nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at home on Sunday afternoon from 4pm until 7pm. Removal on Monday morning to the Church of The Nativity, Montrose Park, Beaumont arriving for 11am Funeral Mass followed by burial in Dardistown Cemetery. 

Krystyna Wilk - Portlaoise

The death  took place on Thursday, November 7 of Krystyna Wilk of Summerhill Lane, Portlaoise. 

Passed away peacefully. Deeply regretted by her loving son Bartek. Her loving daughter-in-law Renata, grandchildren Annastazya and Anna, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home from 6pm on Monday evening with rosary at 7pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am Requiem Mass. Cremation will follow afterwards in Newlands Cross Crematorium.

Sr. Bridget Mortimer - Clonaslee

The death took place on Friday, November 8 of Sr. Bridget Mortimer of the Religious Sisters of Charity, St. Monica’s Nursing Home, Belvedere Place and formerly of Tinnahinch, Clonaslee.

Peacefully at St. Monica’s, pre-deceased by her parents Elizabeth and Michael, her brothers John, James, Michael and Pat and her sisters, Mary, Sr. Elizabeth Michael RSC and Essie. Deeply regretted by her Community and the Sisters of the Congregation, her sisters Sarah and Elizabeth, her nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandnieces, great-grandnephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at St. Monica’s Nursing Home on Sunday afternoon from 2pm until 5pm with Rosary at 4.45pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning in Church of St. Francis Xavier, Gardiner Street at 11am followed by Burial at the Community Cemetery, Donnybrook.

Michael Harney - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, November 6 of Michael Harney of Baldoyle, Dublin and formerly of Portlaoise. 

Beloved partner and best of friend Joan. Very sadly missed by his partner and her daughter Niamh, his niece Brigid, nephews, extended family and friends.

Removal from Jennings Funeral Home, Oscar Traynor Rd, Coolock on Monday morning to The Church of St. Laurence O’Toole, Baldoyle, arriving for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by burial in SS. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Stradbally Road, Portlaoise, arriving at approximately 2:30pm. 

Stuart McCarthy - Stradbally

The death took place on Monday, November 4 of Stuart McCarthy of Ballintlea, Stradbally. 

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his beloved wife Marion and family at his home. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his devoted wife and his children, Keela, Oran and Teagan, his mother Ann, sister Sinead, brother Cormac, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives kind neighbours and all his friends.

Reposing at his home from Wednesday until removal to St. Joseph's Church, Ballyadams, on Friday for 11am Funeral Mass. Service of remembrance on Saturday at 1pm at Newlands Cross Crematorium. All welcome.