Deaths in Laois - January 20, 2019

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Deaths in Laois - January 20, 2019

Maura Lanham - Portlaoise

The death took place on Monday, January 20 of Maura Lanham (née Gaffney) of Marian Ave, Portlaoise. 

Peacefully in the care of the staff of Ballard Lodge Nursing Home. In her 94th year. Maura beloved wife of the late Jim. Predeceased by her daughters Jennifer and Linda. Dearly loved mother to Teresa O'Reilly and Gillian Haslam. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sons-in-law, fifteen grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence from 2pm on Tuesday with rosary at 8pm. Again on Wednesday reposing from 2pm, with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Thursday 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.

Mary Mortimer - Portlaoise

The death took place on Sunday, January 19 of Mary Mortimer (née Guinan) of Borris rd., Portlaoise. 

Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home. Mary, beloved wife of the late Jim. Dearly loved mother to Breda Wilson and Séan. Deeply regretted by her loving family, grandchildren Gemma, Robert, Grace and John, sister Madge, brother Jimmy, sister in law Agnes, son in law Pat, great-grandson CJ, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Keegan's Funeral Home on Tuesday from 6.30pm with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to arrive at SS Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am requiem Mass. Interment in SS Peter and Paul's Cemetery, Portlaoise.

Mary Christina Marnell - Castletown

The death took place on Saturday, January 18 of Mary Christina (Nuala) Marnell (née Brennan) of Gash, Castletown and late of the Hazelpit, Castletown.

Peacefully surrounded by her loving family and in the loving care of the staff of St. Brigid's Hospital, Shaen, Portlaoise. Predeceased by her husband Eddie, daughter Margaret, sister Jean, brothers John and Eddie. Deeply regretted by her loving son Tom, daughters Carol (Dowling), Susan and Patricia (O'Donnell), her seven grandchildren, sons-in-law John and Anthony, daughter-in-law Nuala, sisters-in-law Cathleen (Dowling) and Valerie (Brennan) brother-in-law Charlie Corr, niece, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Guilfoyle's Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath this Tuesday evening from 4pm (Family will be present) with prayers at 7pm. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10.50am to St. Edmund's Church, Castletown for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by cremation at Shannon Crematorium, Co. Clare arriving 2pm.