Deaths in Laois - November 25, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - November 25, 2019

Ken Walsh - Errill

The death took place on Sunday 24 of Ken Walsh of Castlegrogan, Errill.

Peacefully at home. Ken, predeceased by his wife pearl and his sister Renee. Sadly mourned by his family Sueellen, Janet, Niall and Adele, sons-in-law Jason and Stephen, daughter-in-law Regina, grandchildren Orlaith, Euan, Aran, Shauna, Conor, Keelan, Sinead and Rian, his brother Reggie, Sister Evie, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home, Castlegrogan House on Monday evening from 3pm with removal at 6.30 to Rathsaran Church, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Service on Tuesday at 2pm followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. 

Angela Walsh - Mountmellick

The death took place on Sunday, November 24 of Angela Walsh (née Deegan) of Irishtown, Mountmellick and formerly Cappabeg, Rosenallis.

In her 81st year, peacefully, in the wonderful care of Portlaoise General Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Patsy (Retired C.I.E. and formerly Old Grange Monasterevin, Co.Kildare) Deeply regretted by her sister-in-law Eileen ,nieces, nephews, cherished friend Nuala, kind neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick on Sunday from 5pm. Recital of The Rosary at 7pm. Reposing on Monday from 3pm, until Removal at 5.30pm to St. Mary’s Church Clonaghadoo, arriving at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Burial after In St.Marys adjoining cemetery. 

Eileen Callanan - Portarlington

The death took place on Saturday, November 23 of Eileen Callanan (née Finlay) of Lea Road, Portarlington.

Peacefully at her residence. Loving wife of the late Jack and dear mother of the late Joe. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Terry and David, daughters Nuala and Mary, brother Michael, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence on Sunday from 2pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday at 11am arriving St Michael's Church Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery Portarlington. 

Jack Hyland - Mountrath

The death took place on Friday, November 22 of Jack Hyland of Cavansheath, Mountrath.

Unexpectedly, aged 2 years. Beloved and cherished son of John and Michelle (neé Dooley), adored brother to Aaron and much loved grandson of Mick and Janette (Dooley), Sheamie and Catherine (Hyland). Sadly missed by his heart broken parents, brother, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, godparents, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home on Sunday evening from 4pm, with prayers at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to St. Fintan's Church Mountrath, for Mass of the Angels at 11am, followed by burial in St. Fintan's Cemetery Mountrath. 

John Maguire - Ballylinan

The death took place on Friday, November 22 of John (Johnny) Maguire of 3 Cottage Gate, Ballylinan and formerly Blackrath Riding School, The Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Deeply regretted by his loving wife Margaret (Tiny), daughter Mairead, grandchildren Luke, Leah and Sophie, brother Martin, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his residence from 6pm on Monday evening until the conclusion of prayers which begin at 8pm. Removal by Rigney's Funeral Director's at 10.45am on Tuesday morning to arrive at St. Anne's Church, Ballylinan for Requiem Mass at 11am. Funeral afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. 

Joseph Whelan - Portlaoise

The death took place on Friday, November 22 of Joseph (Joe) Whelan of Kimmage, Dublin and formerly of Portlaoise.

Beloved partner of Kathleen and loving brother of Anthony and Geraldine. He will be sadly missed by his loving family and also by his sister-in-law Rosemary and brother-in-law Donal, nephews, extended family, friends and neighbours.

Reposing at the Marymount Care Centre (Westmanstown, Lucan) on Monday from 4pm until 7pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to St. Peter and Paul’s Church (Portlaoise) arriving for 10am Funeral Mass followed by burial in St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery (Stradbally Road, Portlaoise).