26 May 2022

Deaths in Kilkenny, Tuesday, March 8, 2022

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Kathleen Holohan

The death has occurred of Kathleen Holohan, Lower Grange, Goresbridge, Kilkenny, who passed away peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff of Borris Lodge Nursing Home. Kathleen will be sadly regretted by her sister Mary, sister in law, brother in law, nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.

Reposing at Breens Funeral Home from 5pm on Tuesday the 8th, prayers at 8pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 12 noon in the Church of The Holy Trinity, Goresbridge, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Kevin Hennessy

The death has occurred of Kevin Hennessy, The Mews, Rosedale, Kilmacow, Co. Kilkenny, and late of Elton, Co. Limerick, who died on Monday, 7th March 2022. Peacefully at his home, in the loving care of his carers and staff at the Mews, predeceased by his mother Margaret, brother Davy and uncle William. Kevin will be sadly missed by his community at the Brothers Of Charity Services and all the staff at the Mews, Rosedale and a wonderful circle of friends.

Kevin will be reposing in Power's Funeral Home Ferrybank on Tuesday, 8th March, from 2pm untill 4pm with prayers at 3pm. Kevin's removal will take place on Wednesday, 9th March, to The Sacred Heart Church, Ferrybank, arriving for Requiem Mass at 10am followed by burial in Athenacey Cemetery, Elton, Co. Limerick

To view Kevin’s Mass, please click link below at 9.50am

Bill (William) Comerford

The death has occurred of Bill (William) Comerford, Lucan, Co. Dublin and formerly of Ballyhale, Co. Kilkenny, on March 2nd 2022. Passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown. Bill (William), husband of the late Betty (Elizabeth), dear father of Lorraine, Sinéad and Fiona. Sadly missed by his loving daughters, sister Carmel Harrington and her family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Cunningham's Funeral Home, Lucan on Monday, March 7th, from 6pm to 8pm. Reposing at his home on Tuesday, March 8th, from 4pm. Please be mindful of social distancing. Bill’s funeral service will take place at Glasnevin Crematorium on Wednesday afternoon, March 9th),at 2pm. At Bill’s request, everyone to wear bright colours.  Bill’s funeral service may be viewed online (live only) at:  at 2pm on Wednesday afternoon. 

Donations, in lieu of flowers, to the Mouth and Foot Painting Artists or Dogs Trust.

Eddie Hamilton

The death has occurred of Eddie Hamilton, Chapel Lane, Moneenroe, Castlecomer, Kilkenny, formerly Enfield, Meath / Leixlip, Kildare, on 5th March, 2022. Peacefully surrounded by his loving family, in the exceptional care of the ICU staff in St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Pre-deceased by his mother Renie. Eddie will be deeply missed by his loving wife Clare, daughter Lauren, sons Jason, Ben and Luke, granddaughter Clodagh, father Tom, sister Catherine, brothers Tommie and Gordon, mother-in-law Marion, sisters and brothers in law, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, friends, colleagues, and neighbours. A special word of thanks to Dr. Avanci and his team, all of the doctors, nurses, and staff at St. Luke's Hospital for their exceptional care for Eddie over the last six weeks.

Reposing at his father Tom's residence (The Glen, Moneenroe R95 Y5NF) from 3pm on Tuesday 8th March concluding with Rosary at 8.30pm. Funeral cortege arriving at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Moneenroe on Wednesday morning for Requiem Mass at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Patrick (Paddy) Dollard

The death has occurred of Patrick (Paddy) Dollard, Tomakeany, Conahy, Kilkenny, R95 E97V, on 4th March, 2022, at home surrounded by his loving family. Pre-deceased by his parents Catherine and Peter, and brother Lar. Sadly missed by his loving wife Teresa, daughters and son Catherine, Peter and Marie, sister Eileen, sons-in-law Edward and Alan, daughter-in-law Gráinne, grandchildren Sophie, Noah, Adam, Sam, Anna, Grace, Finn and Kate, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.

Reposing at his home in Tomakeany, Conahy (R95 E97V) on Sunday, 6th March from 2pm with Rosary at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon in St. Colman's Church, Conahy followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Requiem Mass Stream - Alison Ritchie House private please on Monday morning. Family flowers only please, donations to The Dialysis Unit, University Hospital, Waterford


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