Kathleen Sheppard RIP

Kathleen Sheppard RIP

The death has taken place, on the 27th May last, of Kathleen Sheppard (nee Kenny) late of Ballyouskill, Attanagh, Co. Laois. Kathleen attained the great age of 87 years. She was well known as a gentle, kind hearted lady and was dearly loved by all who knew her. Predeceased by her husband Tommy she is deeply regretted by her sons Bernard, Philip, Ger, Francis, John and Eugene, daughters in law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives and many friends and neighbours to whom we extend deepest sympathy. Kathleen reposed at her son John’s residence on Friday, 29th May. Removal took place to the Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill for requiem mass with internment afterwards in the Church of the Holy Trinity graveyard, Durrow. May she rest in peace.

Residents Cabaret

Attanagh Residents Association will hold a cabaret on Saturday, 13th June 2015 in the Wheel Inn, Ballyouskill. We will have many local entertainers to include the Ballyouskill set dancers; Sean Kennedy, Walter McDonalds and friends; Fr. Eamon O’Gorman and John Bergin. There will also be finger food and a raffle. Please come along and join in the craic. Admission €5.00.


County hall intends to establish an own Older Persons Forum- contact: 057 8664107,