Deaths in Laois - January 15, 2019

Express Reporter


Express Reporter


Deaths in Laois - January 15, 2019

Brigid Doody - Portlaoise

The death took place on Wednesday, January 15 of Brigid (Bridie) Doody of Ridge Rd, Portlaoise. 

In her 95th year. Much loved Aunt of Audrey, George, Jean, Paddy, Ger, Ena, Billy and Mary. Deeply regretted by her loving family, cousins, extended family, relatives and a large circle of wonderful friends and neighbours. 

Reposing at her home on Thursday from 12noon with rosary recital at 8pm. Removal on Friday at 9.30am to arrive at SS Peter & Paul's church for 10am requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in SS Peter & Paul's cemetery

Michael J Nolan - Portlaoise

The death took place on Sunday, January 12 of Michael J Nolan of Wicklow Town and formerly of Nolan’s Shoe Shop and Portlaoise.

In his 90th year, peacefully in the care of Blainroe Lodge Nursing Home. Beloved husband of the late Pauline. He will be sadly missed by his sons Tony and Niall, daughters Corinna and Vivienne, brothers Jim and Bob, sister Rita, daughters in law Rose and Pauline, sons in law Paul and Keith, grandchildren, extended family and friends.

Michael will repose at Flannery’s Funeral Home, Bachelors Walk, in Wicklow Town, from 6pm until 8pm on Tuesday. Funeral Mass in St Patrick’s Church, Wicklow Town on Wednesday morning at 10am followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

Br. Norbert Mullins - Castletown

The death took place on Monday, January 13 of Br. Norbert (Daniel) Mullins of De La Salle Brothers, Miguel House, Castletown and late of Anglesboro, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick.

Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Julia, sisters Joan (Casey), Sr, Martha, Presentation, Mitchelstown, Sr. Albeus, Mercy, Clonakilty, Sr. Christopher, L.C.M. South Aferica, brothers Ned, Br. Patrick D.L.S. and Jackie; greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandnieces, great-grandnephews, confreres in religion, staff of Miguel House, relatives and friends.

Reposing in Miguel House on Tuesday from 11am with Evening prayer and Rosary at 7.30pm. Funeral Liturgy and Mass in Miguel House on Wednesday at 2pm with burial immediately afterwards in the Monastery Cemetery, Castletown. 

Shane Monaghan Kiely - Stradbally

The death took place on Sunday, January 12 of Shane Monaghan Kiely of Tullamoy, Stradbally. 

Unexpectedly, at his residence. Sadly missed by his heart broken family, his parents Martin and Caroline, his sisters April and Samantha, his brother Quentain, his partner Annie Phelan, brother-in-law Graham, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at his residence on Tuesday from 2pm with recital of the Rosary at 8pm on Tuesday evening. Arriving to the Sacred Heart Church Stradbally for 2pm Requiem Mass on Wednesday. Interment to follow in Oakvale Cemetery. 

Mae Holohan - Portlaoise

The death took place on Sunday, January 12 of Mae (Mary) Holohan (née Jones) of Sarto Road, Naas and formerly of Grattan Street, Portlaoise.

Surrounded by her family in the kind and gentle care of the staff of Ashley Lodge private nursing home. Beloved wife of the late Paddy and mother of Mary (Conway), Evelyn (O'Sullivan), Noel, Geraldine (Burke), Patrick and Ken (Kenneth). Deeply missed and remembered by her loving family, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousins, nephews, niece, relatives, neighbours and all who knew and loved her.

Reposing at the George Mullins Funeral Home, Kilcullen Road, Naas on Tuesday from 5pm with Prayers at 7pm. Removal on Wednesday at 9.20am to arrive at the Church of the Irish Martyrs, Ballycane, Naas for Funeral Mass at 10am followed by Burial in St. Corban's Cemetery, Naas.