Kilkenny deaths for Monday, October 1

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Sean Keane


Deaths in Kilkenny for Monday, October 1

Rest in peace

The late Philomena Ankers

The death has occurred of Philomena Ankers, (nee Dillon) Tallaght and formerly of Cuffesgrange, Co. Kilkenny) - Sept 29, 2018, (peacefully), surrounded by her loving family, at Millbrook Manor Nursing Home, Philomena, beloved wife of the late Patrick and loving mother of Gerard, Tina, James and the late Philip; Sadly missed by her loving, sons, daughter, sister Brenda, daughter-in-law, grandchildren Stephen, Philip and Killian, great grandchildren Noel and Colin, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

 Removal on Tuesday to St. Dominic’s Church, Tallaght arriving for 10.00am Mass. Funeral immediately afterwards to Bohernabreena Cemetery. House Private Please. Enquiries to Ramon Massey & Son Funeral Directors Walkinstown Road / Tallaght Village Ph: 01 4555121.

The late Tommy Gormley

The death has occurred of Thomas (Tommy) Gormley (Ossory Hill, Johnswell, Co. Kilkenny) 29th September 2018, peacefully, at St. Luke's Hospital, Thomas (Tommy), beloved husband of Maura and much loved father of Edward, Elizabeth, Pat, T.J, Martina and Geraldine, sadly missed by his wife and family, brother Andy, sister Nancy, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Johnston's Funeral Home on Tuesday (2nd October) from 5 o'clock with Funeral Prayers at 6.30 o'clock followed by removal to the Church of St. John the Baptist, Johnswell. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

The late Mary O'Neill

The death has occurred of Mary O'Neill (nee Boyle) (St. John's Place, Kilkenny). September 29th 2018 (peacefully) in the loving care of Anna and the staff of Archersrath Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late Tom, much loved mother of Marie, Brid, Seamus, Margaret and Alice (Blanchfield). She will be sadly missed by her daughters, son, grandsons Padraig, Ciaran, Sean and Niall, daughter-in-law Sue, son-in-law Michael, sisters Anna (Sheridan), Sr. Margaret and Evelyn (McBrearty), sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home from 2.30p.m. on Monday (Oct. 1st) with Funeral Prayers at 6.15p.m. followed by removal to St. John's Church. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 10.30a.m. followed by burial in St. Kieran's Cemetery.

The late Joey Collins

The death has occurred of Joey Collins,  Marymount, Castlecomer, Kilkenny, peacefully at Saint Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny. Joey will be sadly missed by his loving wife Biddy, daughters Martina and Helena, sons PJ, John, and Michael, sisters Kathleen and Mary, brother Danny, son-in-law Alan, daughter-in-law Jane, grandchildren Bríd, Joseph, Tara, Cathal, Coaimhe, Cillian and Jack, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Coady's Funeral Home on Sunday afternoon from 3pm with Rosary at 8pm. Reposing on Monday from 11am concluding with Vigil Prayers and Rosary at 8pm. Funeral Prayers on Tuesday 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.

Sr Betty Comerford

The death has occurred of Sr Betty Comerford, Madonna House, Ferrybank, Waterford and late of Loughinny House, Woodgift, Co Kilkenny, who died on Saturday, 29th September, 2018, peacefully in her 99th year. Sr. Betty will be sadly missed by her loving nieces, nephews, the Sacred Heart of Mary Sisters, extended family and friends

Sr. Betty will be reposing in Madonna House, Ferrybank, Waterford on Sunday, 30th September, from 3pm with prayer service at 5.30pm. Requiem Mass in the Convent Chapel on Monday, 1st October, at 12 noon followed by burial in the Community Cemetery.