Deaths in Kilkenny - December 2, 2016

Deaths in Kilkenny - December 2, 2016

The late Noel Johnston

The death has occurred of Noel Johnston, Lower Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

Johnston, Noel (Lower Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny) 1st December 2016, peacefully, at his home, in the loving care of his wife and family, beloved husband of Joan and loving father of Majella, Regina, Alan and Niall, sadly missed by his wife and family, sister Eleanor, brother Larry, sons-in-law John and Eric, daughters-in-law Olive and Sharon, grandchildren Aisling, Lauren, Eoin, Abby, Shay, Lucy, Cillian, Óisín, and Molly, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home from 4 o'clock on Friday (2nd Dec.) with Rosary at 7 o'clock. Funeral Prayers on Saturday morning at 9.45 o'clock followed by removal to St. John's Church for Requiem Mass at 10.30 o'clock. Funeral afterwards to St. Kieran's Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Carlow Kilkenny Home Care Team and the Friends of St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Donation box in Church.

The late Colm McGrath

The death has occurred of  Colm McGrath, Westcourt, Callan, Kilkenny.

McGrath Colm, Westcourt, Callan, Co. Kilkenny. Unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday 30th November 2016. Predeceased by his parents John and Maura and his sister Mary. Deeply regretted by his loving family, brothers Michael, Tom and Seán, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephew, uncles, aunt, neighbours, relatives, friends, fellow Gaels in John Locke’s GAA Club, Colleagues in Callan Co-Op and Callan Credit Union.

Reposing at Molloy’s Funeral Home, Callan on Friday from 3pm. Funeral Prayers at 6pm followed by removal to The Church of the Assumption, Callan arriving at 7pm approximately. Requiem Mass on Saturday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Kilbride Cemetery, Callan. Rosary tonight (Thursday) in Molloy's Funeral Home, Callan at 8pm

As a mark of respect to Colm and his family,Callan Co-Op Stores will be closed on Saturday 3rd of December.

Also Callan Credit Union will close on Friday 2nd December at 4pm and Saturday 3rd of December.

The late Sr. Mary Mel Murphy

The death has occurred of Sr. Mary Mel Murphy, St. Patrick's Convent, Kells Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

Murphy, Sr. Mary Mel, 1st December 2016, at St. Patrick's Convent, Kells Road, Kilkenny, deeply regretted by her Community at St. Patrick's, her Congregation of the Religious Sisters of Charity, her sisters Bridie Kavanagh and Peg Lonergan, brother Michael, brother-in-law Danny, sister-in-law Bridie, nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at the Convent Chapel from 10 o'clock on Saturday morning with Funeral Prayers at 11 o'clock followed by removal to St. Joseph's Church, Foulkstown, Waterford Road, Kilkenny, for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Interment aftewards in the adjoining cemetery.

The late Seamus Bolger

The death has occurred of Seamus Bolger, Gaol Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

Seamus Bolger (Gaol Road, Kilkenny and late of Kilmog, Danesfort, Co. Kilkenny), November 29th 2016, at Waterford Regional Hospital. He will be sadly missed by his nephew Joe, niece Margaret, his extended family and many friends.

Reposing at Hehir's Funeral Home from 4.30pm on Thursday with Funeral Prayers at 5.15pm, followed by removal to St. Michael's Church, Danesfort. Funeral on Friday, after 11am Requiem Mass, to the adjoining cemetery.


The late Walter (Wattie) Hearne

The death has occurred of Seán Grant, Garrandarragh, Mullinavat, Kilkenny.

Deeply regretted by his loving sisters Teresa, Ettie, Helen, Anna, Maudie, Kathleen and Noreen, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Donnacha Doyle & Sons Funeral Home, Grannagh, Kilmacow on Thursday from 5.00pm with prayers at 8.00pm. Arriving at St. Beacon's Church, Mullinavat on Friday for Requiem Mass at 2.00pm. Burial after in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to Waterford Hospice.

The late Walter (Wattie) Hearne

The death has occurred of Walter (Wattie) Hearne, Skeard, Kilmacow, Kilkenny.

Former Southern Refrigeration Limited and Kilkenny County Council Employee. Husband of the late Anne and father of the late Teresa. Deeply regretted by his sons Seamus and Raymond, daughters Kathleen and Suzanne, brothers Jim and Andy, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. 

Reposing at his daughter Kathleen's residence. Arriving at St. Senan's Church, Kilmacow on Thursday at 7.00pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11.00am. Burial after in adjoining cemetery. House private at all times please. Family flowers only, donations to Mooncoin Residencial Care Centre and 'Friends of St. Patrick's Hospital'.

The late John Carroll

The death has occurred of John Carroll, Luffany and Mooncoin Residential Care Centre, Mooncoin, Kilkenny.

Removal from Mooncoin Residential Care Centre on Wednesday, 30th November, at 6.30pm to Carrigeen Church. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


The late John Dunne

The death has occurred of John (Johnny) Dunne, 10 Kilkenny Road, Castlecomer, Kilkenny.

Suddenly, in the professional care of the doctors and nurses of the Intensive Care Unit, Saint Vincent's Hospital, Dublin surrounded by his loving Family. Sadly missed by his wife Mary, son Jason, daughters Majella and Karina, sons-in-law William and Clive, grandchildren Nakita, Caoímhe, Darragh, Cian, Holly and Lottie, brothers, sisters, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and extended family.

Reposing at his home from 3pm on Wednesday. Rosary at 8pm on Wednesday evening. Vigil Prayers and Rosary on Thursday evening at 8pm. Funeral Prayers on Friday morning at 10am followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Castlecomer for Requiem Mass at 11am with burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family Flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Heart and Lung Foundation (Donation Box in Church).


The late Ciara (Mary) Casey (nee Egan)

The death has occurred of Ciara (Mary) Casey (née Egan) late of O'Loughlin Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

Peacefully at her her home (aged 49 years). She will be sadly missed by her husband Donal, daughters Treasa, Gráinne and Roisín, sister Bríd, nephews Adam and Laith, niece Anna and her extended family.

Reposing at the McGaffigan Funeral Home, Main St., Pepperell, MA., U.S.A. on Wednesday, November 30th, from 5p.m. to 8p.m. Ciara will be laid to rest in South Yarmouth on Cape Cod where she and her family enjoyed many happy summers together. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Pius X Church, 5, Barbara St. in Yarmouth, MA. on Thursday, December 1st, at 10a.m. Burial will follow at Chandler Gray Cemetery.


The late Anne Hughes

The death has occurred of Anne Hughes (née Brennan), Clonbrock, Crettyard, Carlow / Castlecomer, Kilkenny.

Predeceased by her husband Michael. Sadly missed by her son Colin, Mother Una, sisters, Nora, Trisha, Catherine and Geraldine, and brother Chris, grandchildren Matthew & Ellie, daughter-in-law Helen, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home from 2pm on Tuesday. Vigil Prayers and Rosary on Tuesday night at 9pm. Funeral Prayers on Wednesday afternoon at 1pm followed by removal to Saint Abban's Church, Doonane for Requiem Mass at 2pm with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

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