Deaths in Kilkenny, December 8, 2016

Damien Hogan


Damien Hogan

Recent Deaths in Kilkenny

The late Josephine Claffey

The death has occurred of Josephine Claffey, 3 Kilcreen, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

Suddenly, at her home in Northampton. Sadly missed by her loving husband Naz, sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Funeral will take place on Friday 9th December in Northampton at 2pm.


The late Mary Kehoe (née Doherty)

The death has occurred of Mary Kehoe (née Doherty), Rathnure, Glenmore, Kilkenny.

Mary Kehoe née Doherty Rathnure, Glenmore, Co. Kilkenny and late of Ballinlammy, Glenmore who died on Wednesday 7th December peacefully at Mooncoin Residential Care Centre, surrounded by her loving family, predeceased by her husband Richard, Mary she will be sadly missed by her loving brother Robbie, sister Katie, sister-in-law Mary, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, neighbours, family and friends.

Reposing in Power's Funeral Home, Ferrybank, on Thursday, 8th December, from 4pm, followed by removal at 7pm to St. James's Church, Glenmore. Requiem Mass on Friday, 9th December, at 11am, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

The late Peter Kenneally

The death has occurred of Peter Kenneally, Barnadown, Hugginstown, Kilkenny.

Kenneally, Peter. Barnadown, Hugginstown, Co. Kilkenny. Suddenly at his residence on Wednesday 7th December 2016. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife Wazzie (Eileen), sons Pat and Seamus, daughters Marie, Elaine and Ailish, sister Statia O’Shea, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at his residence on Friday 9th December from 6pm with Rosary and Vigil Prayers at 8pm. Funeral Prayers on Saturday morning at 11am followed by removal to The Church of the Most Holy Trinity for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the Old Cemetery, Hugginstown.

The late Eileen Keohane (née Cody) 

The death has occurred of Eileen Keohane (née Cody), Skehard Road, Blackrock, Cork / Ballyragget, Kilkenny.

KEOHANE (Cork): On December 6th, 2016, unexpectedly, at her residence, Skehard Road, Blackrock and late of Knockmannon, Ballyragget, Co. Kilkenny, EILEEN, (née Cody) beloved wife of Neil and dear mother of Bernadette Butler (Bernie). Sadly missed by her loving husband, daughter, son-in-law Tom, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Lying in repose at the Temple Hill, Funeral Home, Boreenmanna Road of Jerh.O’Connor Ltd. from (Friday) with Removal at 6.30pm (same day) Friday to St Michael’s Church, Blackrock. Requiem Mass at 10.30am on Saturday. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery, Blackrock.

The late Sean O'Sullivan

The death has occurred of Sean O'Sullivan, Burrellspark, Station Road., Thomastown, Kilkenny / Adrigole, Cork.

The death has taken place of Sean O'Sullivan, Station Road, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny and formerly of Trafask, Adriogle, West Cork. (EX FORESTER) at St Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny surrounded by his loving family. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Betty, sons Kevin, Declan, Sean Og, Diarmuid, Ronan and Cathal. His sister Noreen and brother Dan, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his residence from 2pm on Thursday with rosary and vigil prayers at 7pm. Removal from his residence on Friday to arrive at The Church of The Assumption, Thomastown for 12 noon Requiem Mass followed by burial in St Mary's New Cemetery, Thomastown. Family flowers only please. Donations to the Onclolgy Unit, St Luke's Hospital.

The late Patrick Phelan

The death has occurred of Patrick Phelan, Russellstown, Ballyouskill, Kilkenny.

In the loving care of the nurses and staff of Brookhaven Nursing Home, Ballyragget. Deeply regretted by his loving brother Dick, sister-in-law Rita, nieces, Margo and Breda, relatives neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Brookhaven Nursing Home from Thursday morning with Rosary on Thursday eve. at 8.00pm. Funeral Prayers on Friday at 10.15am followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Ballyouskill for Requiem Mass at 11.00am, Burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

The late Brigid Ryan (née Egan)

The death has occurred of Brigid Ryan (née Egan), Kilfane, Thomastown, Kilkenny.

Brigid died on Wednesday peacefully, at St Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. She was formerly of Websborough, Ballyfoyle, Co Kilkenny and was wife of the late John.

The late Liam Walsh

The death has occurred of Liam Walsh, Cabinteely, Dublin / Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.

WALSH , Liam (Cabinteely and formerly of Kilkenny) – 7th December 2016 , (peacefully), after a short illness, Re-united with his beloved Laura .Wonderful Dad to Iain, Conor, Caitriona and Kieran. Very sadly missed by his children, brother Christy, sisters- in –law Sheila, Carmel, Maura, Patricia, brother-in-law Willie, daughters-in-law Helen and Orla and son-in-law Val. Amazing grandad to Tara, Sorcha and Gavin, Ali, Charlie and Tess, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Removal on Thursday evening, 8th December, to St. Brigid's Church, Cabinteely, arriving at 4.45pm. Funeral on Friday, 9th December, after 10am Mass, to Shanganagh Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to GOAL.