Kilkenny deaths for Thursday, August 23

Urlingford's Kieran Bergin passes away at 92 Dr Eileen Maher, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Sart, Freshford

Sean Keane


Sean Keane


Deaths for Kilkenny in Dublin, Pittsburgh and Tipperary for Thursday, August 23

Rest in peace

The late Kieran Bergin

The death has occurred of Kieran Bergin, Main Street, Urlingford, Kilkenny

Kieran died peacefully today, August 22nd. 2018 in his 93rd. year. Predeceased by his wife Sheila, sons Ken and infant Gerard. Deeply regretted by his loving family, sons Jim and Pat, daughter Norma, sisters Bernice Gaffney, Noreen King and Breda Fogarty, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of relatives and friends.

Reposing at Doyle's Funeral Home, Urlingford on Thursday evening from 5pm until 7.30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Urlingford arriving at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by burial in Johnstown Cemetery. Rosary will be recited at Doyle's Funeral Home, Urlingford tonight at 9pm.

The late Dr Eileen Maher

The death has occurred of Dr. Eileen Maher, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and late Sart, Freshford, Kilkenny, in her 90th. year. Predeceased by her sister May and her brothers John and Denis. Deeply regretted by her brother Michael, sisters-in-law Kay and Mary, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces grand-nephews, great grand-nieces, great grand-nephews, relatives and friends.

A Memorial Mass will take place in St. Lachtain's Church, Freshford on Saturday 25th. August at 7.30 p.m. Interment has taken place in Pittsburgh.

The late Mary Jo McCarthy - Cashel and Knocktopher

The death has occurred of Mary Jo McCarthy (née O'Keeffe)
John Street, Cashel, Co. Tipperary and formerly of Kilcurl, Knocktopher, Co. Kilkenny. August 21st 2018, peacefully in the loving care of St. Vincent’s Private Hospital, Dublin. Mary Jo, beloved sister of the late Peggy Cassin and mother-in-law of the late Mick Buckley. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Dr. Sean J. (former T.D.), family Dr. Eoin, Caitriona Buckley, John, Aidan and Maria Molloy, daughters-in-law Wendy and Severine, son-in-law Dr. Mick Molloy, grandchildren William, Jamie, Andrew, Robbie, Luca, Emily, Kate, Sean and Michael, brothers Paddy and Jimmy, sister Bishy Walsh, sister-in-law Mary, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Reposing at her residence this Thursday evening from 4pm to 8pm. Requiem Mass on Friday in St. John the Baptist Church, Cashel at 12.00 noon followed by Burial in St. John’s Cathedral Cemetery, John Street. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society.

The late Josie Murphy

The death has occurred of Josephine (Josie) Murphy (née Mulrooney)
1 Woodlawn Park, Borris, Carlow and formerly of Kellymount, Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny) peacefully at St. Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny, surrounded by her family. Predeceased by her husband Matthew. Sadly missed by her loving daughters Violet, Siobhan, Mary and Martina, son Matthew, sisters, brothers, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, in-laws, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Joyce's Funeral Home, Borris from 10am to 9pm on Thursday. Funeral to arrive at The Sacred Heart Church, Borris on Friday for Requiem Mass at 11am followed by burial afterwards in Ballinkillen Cemetery.