Recent Deaths Kilkenny

Damien Hogan

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Damien Hogan

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Recent Deaths Kilkenny

The late Edward Conway

The death has taken place of Edward Conway, Ballyluskey, Mullinavat, Co. Kilkenny who died on 5th October, peacefully at Cork University Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, Edward will be sadly missed by his loving son Alan, daughter-in-law Veronica, grandchildren Alan Jnr and Colin, brother Shom, sisters Mai (Matthews), Bid (Flynn), Babs (Barry) and Nody (Moloney), brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

 Reposing in Powers Funeral Home Ferrybank on Friday, October 7th, from 5.30pm followed by removal at 7.15pm to St Beacon's Church, Mullinavat. Requiem Mass on Saturday, October 8th, at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

The late Biddy SLATTERY (née Walsh)

The death has taken place of  Biddy Slattery Upper New St., Kilkenny City, Kilkenny Predeceased by her sons Michael and Eamon. Beloved wife of Eddie and loving mother of Catherine. She will be sadly missed by her husband, daughter, sister Lue, brother Billy, son-in-law John, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

 Reposing at Hehir's Funeral Home from 5p.m. on Thursday with Funeral prayers at 6.30p.m. followed by removal to St. Patrick's Church. Funeral on Friday after 11a.m. Requiem Mass to Foulkstown Cemetery.

The late Tommy Walsh

The death has taken place of Tommy Walsh, Poulrone, Tullahought, Windgap, Co. Kilkenny.

 In his 97th year. Reposing at his residence today, Tuesday and tomorrow, Wednesday from 2pm with removal on Wednesday evening at 7pm to St Nicholas' Church, Tullahought. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Tommy was the father of  current  Secretary of Kilkenny GAA, Jimmy Walsh.

 

The late William (Billy) Foran

The death has taken place of William (Billy) Foran, Skogh, Callan, Co.Kilkenny on October 3 peacefully at St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Gertie and daughter Gráinne, Gráinne's fiance Robert, brothers Pat, Ned and Jimmy, sisters Kathleen (England) and Ann Burke, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, Aunt Bridget Hibbitts, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. eposing at his residence with Funeral prayers on Tuesday evening at 6.30pm followed by removal to The Church of the Assumption, Callan. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am with burial afterwards in Kilbride Cemetery.

The late Muriel Hone

The death has taken place of Muriel Hone,  Castle Road, Kilkenny on 3rd October 2016, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Gowran Abbey Nursing Home, beloved wife of the late Oliver and loving mother of Olivia (Goodwillie), pre-deceased by her daughter Diana and grandson Dermot, sadly missed by her daughter, son-in-law Roger, granddaughter Clare and her husband Des, great grandchildren Aaron and Eve, relatives and friends. Funeral Service on Thursday (6th October) at 2.30 o'clock at St. Canice's Cathedral, Kilkenny. Private cremation will follow later.

 

The late Sean Kennedy

The death has taken place of Sean Kennedy, Grovine, Kilkenny  at Waterford University Hospital, in his 95th year, beloved husband of Julia, sadly missed by his loving wife, sons Colm and Seamus, daughters Kay, Stella, Mary, Sheila, Teresa, Anne and Margaret, sister Nancy (Phelan), sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great--grandchildren, nephews, niece, relaives and friends.

Reposing at his home from 12 noon on Tuesday with Rosary on Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock. Removal on Wednesday morning to St. Joseph's Church, Foulkstown, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11 o'clock. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Wednesday please.

 

The late Joe Mahon

 The death has taken place of Joe Mahon, Ballyellen, Goresbridge, Co. Kilkenny.

In the loving care of the nursing staff at Beechwood Nursing Home. Sadly missed by his loving wife Annette, sons Brendan and Declan, daughters Colette, Geraldine, Michelle and Sue, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Joyce's Funeral Home, Borris from 1pm on Tuesday with removal at 7.10pm to The Church of The Holy Trinity, Goresbridge arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass at 12 noon on Wednesday followed by burial in Mary Queen of Peace Cemetery.

The Late Billy Shore

The death has taken place of Billy Shoore, Coon, Kilkenny. Beloved husband of May and father of Bobby, Anna, Mary, Tom, Shiela,and P.J., brother of Shiela and Phil. Deeply regretted by his loving wife and family, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, his twelve grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Coady's Funeral Home, Castlecomer from 3.30 p.m. on Tuesday, with funeral prayers at 7 p.m. followed by removal to St. Brigid's Church, Coon. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11 a.m. followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

The late Nora Connolly 

The death has taken place of Nora Connolly, Glasheen, Cork / Mooncoin, Kilkenny On October 1st 2016. 

Peacefully at Ballincollig Care Unit, Nora (nee Crowley) beloved wife of the late Edward Connolly, Glasheen Road and mother of the late Colette. Deeply regretted by her loving grandchildren, Tanya, Davin and Larissa, nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Fordes Funeral Home, South Gate Bridge. Removal on Monday (3rd) at 8.00pm to Church of the Immaculate Conception, The Lough. Funeral on Tuesday (4th) after 11.00am Requiem Mass to St. Finbarr’s Cemetery.

 

The late Louis GLeeson

The death has taken place of Louis Gleeson, Wells, Royal Oak, Bagenalstown, Carlow / Paulstown, Kilkenny / Ballingarry (NR), Tipperary.  Passed away peacefully on September 30th, 2016, at Beechwood Nursing Home, Leighlinbridge, Co. Carlow. Beloved husband of Carmel. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, brothers-in-law Sonny and Kevin, sister-in-law Imelda, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St., Carlow from 5 p.m. on Sunday with Prayers at 7.30 p.m. Removal on Monday at 11.15 a.m. to the Church of the Assumption, Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny, arriving for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to Ballingarry, Thurles, Co. Tipperary for burial. Family Flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Cancer Research.

The late Mary Clancy (nee McGrath)

The death has taken place of Mary Clancy (Nee McGrath), Hebron Park, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny on 30th September 2016, at Castlecomer District Hospital. Mary, beloved wife of the late Paddy, deeply regretted by her sisters-in-law Teressa Clancy and Maureen Donnelly, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends. 

Funeral Prayers on Monday evening (3rd October) at 6.15pm in Johnston's Funeral Home followed by removal to St. John's Church. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 10.30am. Funeral afterwrds to Rosconnell Cemetery. Rosary on Sunday at 7pm in funeral home.

 

The late Patrick (Paddy) Malone

The death has taken place of Patrick (Paddy) Malone, Ballygriffin, Kilmacow and late of Cooleen, Tullogher, Kilmacow, Kilkenny / Tullogher, Kilkenny.  Loving husband of the late Helen. Deeply regretted by his loving family, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.  loving husband of the late Helen. Reposing in Doyle's Funeral Home, The Old Rectory, Rosbercon, New Ross from 4pm tomorrow, Sunday 02nd October, with removal at 7pm to St Aidan's Church, Tullogher. Requiem Mass will take place at 11am on Monday, 03rd October, with burial afterwards in Mullinarrigle Cemetery. 

The late Edward Joseph o'Byrne

The death has taken place of Edward Joseph Byrne, Lancing, Sussex and Powder House, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny on September 21st 2016, peacefully, at his home in Lancing, Sussex, Edward Joseph.

Sadly missed by his partner Kevin, sister Helena (Fad), brothers Jack and Podge, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of relations and friends. Funeral service and cremation takes place in Sussex.

  

The late TD Purcell

The death has taken place of TD (Timothy Declan) Purcell, Firoda, Castlecomer, Kilkenny.

 Peacefully at home. Pre-deceased by his loving son Padraig, brother John and sister Mary. Sadly missed by his loving wife Maureen, daughter Martina. sons, Declan, Shane and David, brothers Fr. Denis, Kieran, Eddie, Tom, sisters Bridie, Margaret, Ann, and Rose, grandchildren Seán, Eabha, Emma, Fionna, Sarah, Shauna, Conor, and Padraig, daughters-in-law Joan and Sharon, son-in-law Michael, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends.

Reposing at his home Sunday and Monday. Vigil Prayers and Rosary on Monday evening at 8pm. Funeral arriving at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Castelcomer for Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon. Burial immediately afterwards in the Crosshill Cemetery, Castlecomer. Family Time on Tuesday morning.

The late Seamus Jones

The death has taken place of Seamus Jones, Glenmore, Kilkenny

 Loving son of the late Paddy and Alice and brother of the late Packie. Deeply regretted by his loving family, life long friend Kitty Power, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Doyle's Funeral Home The Old Rectory, Rosbercon, New Ross from 4pm tomorrow, Saturday 1st Oct with Rosary at 8.30pm. Funeral to arrive at St James Church, Glenmore for 11am Requiem Mass on Sunday 2nd Oct (walking from his residence in Cappagh) with burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery.

The late Bridge Slattery (nee Travers)

The death has taken place of Bridget Slattery (nee Travers)  69 St. Kieran's Crescent, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny,  peacefully, at home, in the loving care of her family.

 Wife of the late Billy and much loved mother of Michael, Dolores, Anne and Liam, sadly missed by her loving family, sister Doreen, brother Peter, sons-in-law Eric and Pierre, daughters-in-law Ann and Jackie, grandchildren Michael, William, Luc, Lucy, Eve, Bobby, Travis, Charlie and Trace, great-grandchild Jayden, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

Reposing at her home from Saturday, 1st October. Rosary on Sunday evening at 8pm. Funeral Prayers on Monday morning at 9.15am followed by removal to St. John's Church for Requiem Mass at 10.30am. Funeral afterwards to St. Kieran's Cemetery.