Kilkenny deaths for Friday, November 17

Sean Keane


Sean Keane


Rest in peace

Kilkenny deaths for Friday, November 17

The late Deirdre Branigan-smith

The death has occurred of Deirdre Branigan-Smith, Moneynamuck, Galmoy, Kilkenny on November 15th 2017, unexpectedly at Portlaoise Regional Hospital, Deirdre. Deeply regretted by her husband Sean and her son Colm, daughter Caoilinn, her parents Jim and Mary, brothers John, Patrick, Brendan, Kevin, nephews, nieces, sisters-in-law, father-in-law Jim, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home on Friday from 4 o'clock with rosary at 8 o'clock. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 o'clock in the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Galmoy followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

The late Kitty Murphy

The death has occurred of Kitty Murphy,  10 Parnell Street. She passed away on the 12th November 2017 in the loving care of the staff at St. Bridget's Ward at St. Columba's Hospital, Thomastown. She is sadly missed by her niece Brenda Swaddling, Eastbourne, U.K., neighbours and friends.

Funeral arriving at St. Mary’s Cathedral on Wednesday (Nov. 22nd) for Reception Prayers at 10.45am followed by Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Foulkstown Cemetery.

The late Mary Murphy

The death has occurred of Mary Murphy, Beaton, Owning, Co. Kilkenny and formerly of Toronto. She died on Wednesday, November 15th.

Reposing at Walsh’s Funeral Home, Carrick on Suir on Friday, November 17th from 4.30pm with removal at 6.30pm to Owning Church. Funeral Mass on Saturday, November 18th, at 11am followed by burial in Owning Cemetery. Family flowers only, Donations, if desired, to Owning House Retirement Home.