Recent bereavements in Kilkenny

Recent bereavements in Kilkenny

The late Joe Dawson

The death has taken place of Joseph (Joe) Dawson, Reisk, Kilmanagh, Kilkenny / Freshford, Kilkenny on  19th October 2016, peacefully, at St. Luke's Hospital, after a long illness, Joseph (Joe), beloved husband of Margaret and much loved father of Nora, William, Patrick and Amanda, sadly missed by his wife and family, brothers, sisters, daughters-in-law Aoife and Catriona, grandchildren Sarah and Kelly, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

Reposing at his home from 3 o'clock on Thursday with Rosary at 7 o'clock. Removal on Friday morning to St. Brigid's Church, Ballycallan, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11 o'clock. Interment afterwards in Ballykeeffe Cemetery. House private on Friday morning please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the MRI Scanner Fund at St. Luke's Hospital.

The late John Hayes

The death has taken place ofJohn Hayes, Kildrummy, Windgap, Kilkenny. Peacefully after a long illness at Hillingdon Hospital, London. Predeceased by his brother Michael and sister Kay McHugh. Deeply regretted by his wife Peggy, sons, Johnny, Michael, Martin, daughter Patricia, brother Pat, sisters Eileen, Betty, Maureen, Nancy and Margaret, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, relatives and his many friends.

Reposing at Patrick Ryan & Daughter Funeral Home, Greenford, Middlesex on Monday, 24th October, from 4pm with Removal at 6pm to Our Lady of the Visitation Church, Greenford Road. Requiem Mass on Tuesday, 25th October, at 10am. Burial thereafter to Greenford Park Cemetery, Middlesex. Mass on Saturday, 22nd October, in St. Nicholas' Church, Windgap at 7.30pm for the repose of his soul.

The late Mary Williams (nee Grace)

The death has taken place of Mary williams (nee Grace), Ashford House, Kilmacow and Ballyhale Kilkenny.

Formerly of Ashford House, Grannagh, Kilmacow, County Kilkenny and Main Street, Ballyhale, County Kilkenny. Died in the loving care of her family and staff of St. Joseph's Care Home, Ferrybank. Wife of the late Seamus. Deeply regretted by her loving daughter Linda, sons Pat, Ray and Kieran, brothers, sister, daughter-in-laws Breda, Bridget and Martina, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing on Thursday at St. Joseph's Care Home (Little Sisters) Ferrybank from 6pm with prayers at 8pm. Arriving on Friday at St Senan's Church, Kilmacow for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial after in adjoining cemetery.

The late Mary Ellen O’Keeffe (nee Brennan)

The death has taken place of Mary Ellen O’Keeffee (nee Brennan), Rathduff, Stoneyford, Co. Kilkenny on the  16th October 2016, at her daughter's home, Mary Ellen, beloved wife of the late Jim and much loved mother of John, Kathleen, Helen, Seamus, Geraldine, Mary, P.J., Ailish, Edel and the late Murty, sadly missed by her loving family, sister Biddy, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at her daughter Geraldine's home at Baunreagh, Stoneyford from 4 o'clock on Tuesday with Rosary at 8 o'clock. Funeral Prayers on Wednesday morning at 9.45 o'clock followed by removal to St. Leonard's Church, Dunnamaggin for Requiem Mass at 11 o'clock. Interment afterwards in Kilmoganny Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to St. Joseph's Home, Kilmoganny.


The late Barry McIntyre

The death has taken place of Barry McIntyre, Greystones, Wicklow / Kilkenny City, Kilkenny and IADT College Dun Laoghaire who passed away suddenly on 15th October 2016. Youngest son of the late Dr Tom and Madge McIntyre. Very deeply regretted by the love of his life and best friend Ellie (Eleanor) Hill, his sons Adam and Evan and their mum Caroline, his brothers Martin (Canada) Jerry (Kilkenny), Kevin (Dromin,Dunleer) and Vincent (Kilkenny), his sisters Marion (Portland, Maine) and Ann (Kilkenny), brother in law Brendan, sisters in law Eileen, Breda, Patricia and Ruth, nieces, nephews, extended family, colleagues, neighbours and many many friends.

Barry will repose at home on Tuesday from 4pm until 8pm. Funeral arriving to the Holy Rosary Church Greystones on Wednesday morning for 11.30am Funeral Mass followed by interment in Redford Cemetery Greystones.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the special children in Ellie’s school, St Catherine’s Newcastle Co Wicklow, which held a place in Barry’s heart.


The late Simon (Sonny) Walsh

The death has occurred of Simon (Sonny) Walsh, Wexford and Kilkenny. 

A memorial mass, will be held on Saturday 22nd October at 11am, for Mr Simon (Sonny) Walsh in Rathgarogue Church, Co Wexford.

Burial of ashes will take place after Mass.


The late May Fitzpatrick (nee Bannon)

The death has occurred of May Fitzpatrick (née Bannon) Coolcashin, Geataban, Kilkenny, wife of the late Sonny, in her 98th year. Sadly missed by her loving sons Tony, Hugh, Vincent, Joe and Jim, her daughters Carmel, Harriet and Pauline, her grandchildren, great grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence. Funeral prayers at 7pm on Monday at her residence followed by removal to Geatabán Church. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Lachtain's Cemetery, Freshford.

The late Kevin Hogan

The death has taken place of Kevin Hogan, late of Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny / Errill, Laois on 14th October 2016, unexpectedly, at St. Vincent's Hospital, Dublin, Kevin, beloved husband of the late Marie and loving father of Michelle and Kyron, sadly missed by his family, his partner Cathy, brother Seán, sister Maureen, son-in-law Andrew, daughter-in-law Gillian, grandchildren Lorcan, Mark, Adam and Emma, extended family and friends. 

Reposing in Johnston's Funeral Home on Tuesday evening from 6pm to 8pm with Rosary at 7.30pm. Funeral Service on Wednesday afternoon at 2pm in the Garden Chapel at Mount Jerome Crematorium, Dublin. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation.


The late Maureen Murphy (nee Dunne)

The death has taken place of Maureen Murphy (nee Dunne), appahayden and formerly of Greenpark, Limerick., Callan, Kilkenny / Limerick.

Beloved wife of the late Jim Murphy passed away peacefully in the tender care of the staff at Mowlam Nursing Home, Waterford. Sadly missed by her daughter Edel, son- in- law Con, grandchildren Kevin, Luke, Aaron and Kim, nieces, nephews and all other relatives and friends.

Reposing in Molloy's Funeral Home, Callan on  Sunday, 16th October with Rosary and Vigil Prayers at 4pm. Removal on Monday morning, following Prayers at 10am to St. Molua's Church Killaloe ,Co. Kilkenny for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Kilbride Cemetery, Callan, Co. Kilkenny.

The late Annie Hanrahan

The death has taken place of Annie Hanrahan (nee Watson), Chapel Street, Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny on Friday October 14. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Sean and her son Michael. Sadly missed by her daughter Catherine, sons Thomas and John, daughter-in-law Deirdre, grandchildren Caoimhe and Sean, sister Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends.