Deaths in Kilkenny, Thursday, October 1, 2020

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Deaths in Kilkenny

Deaths in Kilkenny

The late Michael Casey

The death has occurred of Michael Casey, 'Avondale', Parkview Drive, Kilkenny and formerly Kildorrery, Cork died peacefully at his residence surrounded by his family. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Gerardine, brothers Paudie and Deggie, sisters-in-law Joan and Catherine, nieces, nephews, grandniece, grandnephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Removal from his residence on Friday at noon to the Church of the Assumption, Urlingford arriving for Requiem Mass for family and close friends (max. 50 people) at 1pm followed by burial in Johnstown Cemetery. Flowers welcome. Donations to Kilkenny /Carlow Homecare Team also welcome.

As per Covid-19 directives please comply with Government guidelines regarding public gatherings, social distancing and face covering. For people unable to attend Michael's Funeral, it can be viewed on Urlingford Parish webcam and messages of condolence can be placed on the page at

The late John Feeney

The death has occurred of John Feeney, Portmarnock and formerly of Jerpoint West, Thomastown, Kilkenny and late of Bank of Ireland. September 29. Peacefully in the wonderful care of St. Francis Hospice, Raheny. Beloved husband of Brigid. Very sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter Deirdre, sons Brendan and Niall, son-in-law Alan, daughters-in-law Niamh and Ashleigh, his adored grandchildren Seán, Nathan and Cillian, sisters Mary and Betty, brothers Tadhg, Gerard, Seamus and Noel, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, extended family and a wide circle of friends.

 A private funeral will take place for family and close friends. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot do so, please feel free to leave a message in the Condolence Book at or send on condolences by traditional manner. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to St Francis Hospice, Raheny.

 A live stream of John's Funeral Mass can be viewed on Friday, October 2, at 10am on the following link: followed by burial in St Mary's New Cemetery, Thomastown, Kilkenny.

The late John Healy

The death has occurred of John Healy, of Clontarf, Dublin 3, late of Coon, Castlecomer, Kilkenny), peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on September 28. Very sadly missed by his wife Mary, son Paul, and all nieces, nephews, in-laws, relatives and friends.

Due to the Government advice and HSE guidelines, a Funeral Service will take place for the immediate family only. For those who would have like to attend the service but due to current restrictions cannot, the service can be viewed on Friday, October 2nd, at 10am via webcam Please feel free to leave a message in the Condolence Book at

The late John (Séan) Valentine

The death has occurred of John (Séan) Valentine, Larkfield Avenue, Dukesmeadows, Kilkenny and late of Mulhuddart and Blanchardstown, Dublin). September 30th 2020 at St Luke's Hospital. Predeceased by his beloved wife Mai and son Adrian. Loving dad of Janet, John and Charlotte. He will be sadly missed by his son, daughters, brothers, sisters, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, his six adored grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

Due to government guidelines regarding public gatherings a private Requiem Mass for John's family and close friends will be Celebrated on Friday (October 2) at 11am in St Joseph's Church, Foulkstown followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Please feel free to leave a message of condolence in the condolence book at

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