Recent Deaths in Kilkenny
People who have died in recent days with a Kilkenny connection
The late Brigid Mooney (née Fleming)
The death has occurred of Brigid Mooney (née Fleming), Lower, Crutt, Clogh, Castlecomer, Kilkenny / Bilboa, Carlow / Clara, Offaly.
Formerly of Clara, Co. Offaly & Bilboa, Carlow. Resident in Hillview Nursing Home, Carlow. At Saint Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. In her 94th Year. Pre-deceased by her daughter Anna. Sadly missed by her loving husband Tom, sons Pat, Tommy, and Gerard, daughters Marie, Eugenia, and Bríd, brother Pat, sister Ber, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews, relatives and a large cirle of friends.
Reposing at her Home from 12 noon on Tuesday. Vigil Prayers & Rosary on Tuesday evening at 8pm. Funeral Prayers on Wednesday morning at 11am followed by removal to Saint Patrick's Church, Clogh for Requiem Mass at 12 noon with burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to The Carers Association (Donation Box in Church).
The late Alice Hennessy (née Power)
The death has occurred of Alice HennessyY (née Power), Dunmore Road, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.
Hennessy (nee Power) (Dunmore Road, Kilkenny) 28th April 2017, peacefully at home and in the loving care of her family, Alice, beloved wife of the late Joe and much loved mother of Pauline, Marie, Ned and Sue, sadly missed by her family, son-in-law Michael, daughter-in-law Joan, Sue's partner Patsy, sisters-in-law Rita and Bet, grandchildren Alison, Michael, Ruth, Maeve, Dale, Naidín and Roisín, great grandson Shay, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.
Reposing at her home from 6 o'clock on Saturday with Rosary at 8 o'clock. Removal on Sunday afternoon to St. John's Church, Kilkenny, arriving for Requiem Mass at 2 o'clock. Funeral afterwards to St. Kieran's Cemetery.
The late Cecil Paul
The death has occurred of Cecil Paul, 2 Brooklawn, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny.
Predeceased by his wife Martha and his daughter-in-law Corinne. Dearly loved father of Moira and Hugh. He will be sadly missed by his son, daughter, sister Dorothy, grandchildren Michelle, Louise, Joanne and Gregory, great-grandaughter Evie, son-in-law Norman, nephews Don, Bob and Ken (Canada), family circle and friends.
Reposing at Hugh's home, Mount Brilliant. Funeral Service will take place there on Tuesday at 11am (All welcome) followed by burial in St. Kieran's Cemetery, Kilkenny.
The late Mary Kielthy (née Doyle)
The death has occurred of Mary Kielthy (née Doyle), Oliver Plunket Avenue, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny.
Mary Kielthy (nee Doyle), Oliver Plunket Avenue, Graiguenamanagh, Co Kilkenny and late of Ballinvegga who died on 28th April peacefully in the loving care of the staff in St. Bridgets ward, St. Columba's Hospital Thomastown. Mary will be sadly missed by her loving daughter Anne, sons Larry, Jim and Richie, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews family and friends
Reposing at her son Larry and the late Marian Kielthy home Brandondale, Graiguenamanagh on Sunday, 30th April, from 2pm followed by removal on Tuesday, 2nd May, to St. Brendan's Church, Drummond, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am followed by burial in St. Michael's Cemetery, Tinnahinch. Family flowers only donations if desired to St. Bridget's Ward, St. Columba's Hospital, Thomastown c/o Powers Funeral Directors, Ferrybank.
The late Mary Doherty (née Shore)
The death has occurred of Mary Doherty (née Shore), Haggard, Glenmore, Kilkenny.
Mary Doherty (nee Shore) Haggard, Glenmore, Co. Kilkenny and formerly of Coon East, Kilkenny who died on 28th April peacefully after a long illness in the loving care of her family and staff at Mooncoin Residential Care Centre. Mary will be sadly missed by her loving husband Robbie and her beloved children Patrick, John, Anna (Walsh) Bobby, Noel and Marie Therese (Barron) sisters Lena (Brophy) and Katie (Brennan) brother Michael, grandchildren, daughters-in-law Catriona, Deirdre and the late Dawn, sons-in-law Tom and Kieran, nieces, nephews extendend family, friends and good neighbours.
Reposing at her home on Sunday, 30th April, from 2pm with prayers at 8.15pm removal on Monday, 1st May, to St. James's Church, Glenmore, arriving for Requiem Mass at 12 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. No flowers please; donations if desired to Alzheimers Society of Ireland c/o Powers Funeral Directors, Ferrybank.
The late James (Jim) Kearney
The death has occurred of James (Jim) Kearney, Oldtown, Thomastown, Kilkenny.
Jim died peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family.
Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his wife, Mary, daughters, Aisling and Michelle, sons, Mikie, Jamie and Shane; brother, Michael, sisters, Anne and Kathleen, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at his home from 2 pm Monday with rosary at 7.30 pm. Removal Tuesday morning to the Church of the Assumption, Thomastown to arrive for 11 am Requiem Mass followed by interment in St Mary's New Cemetery, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny. House private on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Cancer Society or Carlow Kilkenny Home Care Team.
The late Mary Higgins (née Barron)
The death has occurred of Mary Higgins (née Barron), Garnavabby, The Rower, Kilkenny.
Higgins (nee Barron) Garnavabby, The Rower, Co Kilkenny. 30 April 2017. Mary beloved wife of Seán O hUigín. Loving mother of Michael, Paula, Siobhán, Aedín and the late John, grandmother of Sebastian, Sisely, Maria, Ana, Emilie, Abbie, James and Grace Deeply regretted by her loving family brother Michael, sisters Breda and Margaret, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and many friends.
Reposing in Doyle's Funeral Home The Old Rectory, Rosbercon, New Ross from 4pm tomorrow Tuesday 2nd May with rosary at 7pm. Removal will take place at 11.30am on Wednesday 3rd May to The Church Of The Assumption, The Rower, for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by private cremation.
The late Philomena Heffernan
The death has occurred of Philomena Heffernan (née Dowling), Kilmore, Dean Street., Kilkenny City, Kilkenny / Dunnamaggin, Kilkenny.
Philomena Heffernan, nee Dowling. Kilmore, Dean Street, Kilkenny and formerly of Caherleske, Dunnamaggin, Co. Kilkenny. Peacefully on Monday 1st May 2017 at St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing family, sons Bill and Dan, daughter Vicky, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother, sisters, nieces, nephews, relatives, family and friends.
Reposing at Hehir's Funeral Home, Kilkenny on Tuesday from 4.00pm with Funeral Prayers at 6.30pm followed by removal to St. Canice's Church, Kilkenny. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards to Kilmoganny Cemetery, Kilkenny.
The late Phyllis Buckley (née Lyons)
The death has occurred of Phyllis Buckley (née Lyons), 38 Woodview, Freshford, Kilkenny.
Mother of the late Patricia. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Joe, sons Noel, Jack, Kevin, daughters Marese, Anne, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at her residence on Tuesday from 2 o'clock with Rosary at 8 o'clock. Funeral Prayers on Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock followad by removal to St. Lachtain's Church for Funeral Mass at 11 o'clock. Burial afterwards in St. Lachtain's Cemetery.
The late Matthew (Matty) Bolger
The death has occurred of Matthew (Matty) Bolger, Gowran Road, Bennettsbridge, Kilkenny.
Matty died suddenly at home on Sunday, 30th April. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife, Nuala and his beloved daughter, Michelle, brothers, Fr Willie (USA), Michael and Dick, sisters, Kathleen, Nellie and Rita, sisters-in-law, Kathleen, Eileen and Mary, brothers-in-law, Micheal and Henry, nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Pre-deceased by his sister, Mary and brother-in-law, Aidan.
Reposing at his residence from 4pm on Monday with Rosary at 8pm. Funeral prayers on Tuesday evening at 6.45pm followed by removal to St Bennett's Church, Bennettsbridge. Requiem Mass at 11am on Wednesday followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.