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Recent Deaths in Parish

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In Loving Memory:

  • Bridie GONOUDE (née Galligan) Mucklagh, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 16th April, 2018. Reposing at Lawless Funeral Home from Wednesday at 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm followed by removal to St. Colman's, Church, Mucklagh arriving 8:30pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11:00 am. Burial after in the adjoining Cemetery.
  • Damien FLAHERTY Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 12th April, 2018. Pre deceased by his father Vincent. Reposing at his home in Screggan on Saturday from 4pm until Rosary at 7pm. Removal on Sunday afternoon to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 2pm. Burial after Mass in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Carthage GRENNAN Harbour House, St. Bridget's Place, Tullamore, Offaly / Rahan, Offaly. Died on March 31st 2018. Carthage will repose at his home on Easter Monday (April 2nd) from 2pm until Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning (April 3rd) to St. Carthage's Church, Killina for Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Bly Mildred HUTTON BURY (née Spiller) Brookfield, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 22nd March. In her 99th year. Funeral arriving at St. Catherine's Church, Hophill, Tullamore at 7pm on Tuesday, 27th March. Service of Thanksgiving at 2.30pm on Wednesday, 28th March, followed by private burial.
  • Anna MCLOUGHLIN (née Connolly) Murrough, Rahan, Offaly. Anna died peacefully with her family at Tullamore Hospital on March 22nd 2018. Anna will repose at her home on Friday (March 23rd) from 3pm until 9pm. Removal on Saturday (March 24th) to St. Carthage's Church, Killina for Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Catherine MONAGHAN The Heath, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 7th March 2018. Peacefully. Reposing at her home on Sunday afternoon from 2pm until Rosary at 6pm. Private Removal on Monday morning to arrive in St. Coleman's Church, Mucklagh for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Philomena FEEHAN (née Hennessy) Church View, Portarlington, Offaly. Loving wife of the late Joe (The Derries, Rahan Co Offaly). Reposing at her home on Tuesday from 3pm with Rosary at 8pm Removal on Wednesday at 9:40am arriving St Michael's Church, Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 10am. Funeral afterwards to St Michael's Cemetery, Portarlington.
  • Edward (Ned) Bracken, Castletown, Ballycumber, Co. Offaly. Died 28th February, 2018. Reposing in O' Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on (Friday) 9th March from 4pm with removal to St. Patrick's Church, The Island arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on (Saturday) 10th March at 11am. Burial in the Monastery Cemetery, Clara
  • Desmond WALSH Charleville Road, Tullamore, Offaly. Died on the 23rd February, 2018.Reposing at O’Reilly’s Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore, on Sunday from 4.30pm until removal at 6.30pm to the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore. Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 10am followed by burial after Mass in Clonminch Cemetery, Tullamore.
  • Rita KELLY (née Cunningham)St. Cynoc’s Terrace, Ferbane, Offaly. Died on February 22nd 2018. She is a native of The Derries, Rahan and is predeceased by her beloved husband Paddy and son Joe.Reposing at her home on Saturday (Feb. 24th) from 3pm until 8pm. Removal on Sunday morning (Feb. 25th) to St. Mary's Church, Ferbane for Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilrehan Cemetery.
  • Bernadette O'CONNOR (née Condron) Late of Edmonton, Canada and formerly Glaskill, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 5th December 2017. Funeral Mass in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh on Sunday, 28th January 2018, at 2pm. Interment afterwards in the adjoining New Cemetery.
  • PJ BARRON Charleville, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 14th January, 2018. Reposing at the Lawless Funeral Home, Mucklagh Village, on Monday from 5 o'clock with rosary at 9 o'clock. Removal on Tuesday morning to Saint Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for 11 o'clock funeral Mass, followed by burial in the adjoining new cemetery. Funeral home private on Tuesday morning, please.
  • Eileen BRACKEN (née Carty)Roscore, Blueball, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 9th January, 2018.

Reposing at her home on Thursday 11th January from 3pm until rosary at 9pm. Removal on Friday morning to St.Colman's Church, Mucklagh, for 11am requiem Mass. Burial after Mass in the adjoining new cemetery.

  • Madeline Margaret (Peg) LOCHRIN (née Kehely)Formerly Charleville Road, Tullamore, Offaly. More recently Carrick Manor, Monkstown, Co. Dublin. Died 7th January, 2017. Funeral Mass on Thursday 11th January 2018 in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, Tullamore,at 11am. Private Cremation will follow.
  • Breda LARKIN (née Kennedy) St. Colmans Terrace, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 24th December 2017. Reposing at her home on Wednesday 27th December 2017 from 4pm until Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning to arrive in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Stella HORAN (née Murphy)Ballycue, Geashill, Offaly / Ballyfoyle, Kilkenny. Secondary School Teacher at the Presentation School, Killina, Rahan, Co. Offaly. Died 18th December 2017 Peacefully after a short illness. Requiem Mass on Wednesday 20th December in The Church of the Assumption, Tullamore at 10am. Cremation to follow on Thursday.
  • Sean HEALIONChestnut Lodge, Spollanstown, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 11th December 2017.

Reposing at his home on Tuesday evening from 3pm until Rosary at 9pm. Also on Wednesday evening from 3pm until
Rosary at 9pm. Private Removal on Thursday morning to arrive in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh for 11am
Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining New Cemetery.

  • Kathleen MONAGHAN (née Spollen)The Derries, Rahan, Offaly. Died 30th November, 2017. Reposing at Lawless Funeral Home, Mucklagh Village on Friday evening from 6 o'clock till 8 o'clock arriving at Saint Carthage's Church, Killina for 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11o'clock followed by burial to Rahan Cemetery.
  • Seamus (James) HANLON Ballycowan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 22nd November, 2017. Reposing at the home of his nephew Michael Hanlon, Ballycowan, on Thursday from 2pm until Removal at 5.30pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by Burial after Mass in Kilbride Cemetery, Ballycowan, Tullamore.
  • Margaret (Peggy) WALSH (née Kehoe) 47 Arden View and late 0f Charleville Forrest, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 18th November, 2017. Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Sunday from 4.30pm until Removal at 6.30pm to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11am with Burial after Mass in the adjoining Cemetery.
  • Patrick (Pat) Joseph TIERNEY 11 Beechmount Park, Mucklagh, Tullamore, Offaly. Died peacefully on November 5th 2017. Reposing at his daughters residence (47 Beechmount Park) from Wednesday, 8th November, at 5pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal Thursday morning to St. Colman’s Church, Mucklagh for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Bridget (Bridie) O'BRIEN (née Martin)Goldsmiths Lot, Rahan, Offaly. Died 19th October 2017.

Reposing at her home on Saturday from 2pm until Rosary that night at 8pm. Removal on Sunday to St Carthage Church, Killina, arriving for Funeral Mass at 1.30pm. Burial after Mass in Rahan Cemetery.

  • John MAHON Newtown, Rahan, Offaly. Died 15th October 2017. Reposing in Carthage Nursing Home, Mucklagh on Tuesday afternoon from 3pm until Removal at 5pm to St. Carthage's Church, Killina, Rahan, arriving at 5.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Pat CUNNINGHAM Killina, Rahan, Offaly. Pat died on October 9th 2017 peacefully after a short illness. Reposing at his home on Wednesday from 3pm until 9pm. Removal on Thursday morning to Killina Church, Rahan arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Rahan Cemetery. House private on Thursday morning please.
  • Nan (Ann Mary) LARKIN (née Molloy)24 Callary Street, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 22nd September. Nan will repose at home on Sunday from 4pm until 9pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday to the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore, arriving for 12.30pm Funeral Mass. Burial after Mass in St. Colman's Cemetery, Mucklagh.
  • Kathleen LYNAM (née Hogan)Ballincloghan, Rahan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 19th September,

Reposing at her home on Wednesday (Sept. 20th) from 4pm until 8pm and again on Thursday (Sept. 21st) from 4pm until 8pm. Removal on Friday morning (Sept. 22nd) to St. Carthage's Church, Killina, Rahan for Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.

  • Owen MALONE (CATTLE DEALER)The Island, Ballycumber, Offaly. Died 8th August, unexpectedly at the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore. Reposing at the home of his son Steve, the Island, Ballycumber, on Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm until 9pm. Removal on Friday morning to St. Patrick's Church, the Island, Ballycumber for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial after Mass in Killickfeehan Cemetery, the Island.
  • Noel DUNNE Roscore, Blueball, Tullamore, Offaly. Former Bord na Mona employee. Died on the 5th August 2017, peacefully at Tullamore Regional Hospital, surrounded by his family. Reposing at his home on Sunday from 2pm until the rosary at 9pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning at 11am in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh & burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Mary EGAN (nee Feery) St. Colman's Tce, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Died 25th May 2017. Reposing in Lawless' Funeral Home, Mucklagh Villiage on Sunday from 5pm with prayers at 7pm followed by removal to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12noon. Burial afterwards in the Old Cemetery
  • Ann MCDERMOTT (née Rabbitte)Derrynaugh, Rahan, Offaly / Castletown Geoghegan, Westmeath. Died May 20th at the Regional Hospital, Tullamore, surrounded by her family and friends following a short illness. Reposing at Lawless Funeral Home, Mucklagh, on Monday from 4pm until Removal at 7pm to St Carthage Church, Killina, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with Burial after Mass in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Pat Cooper, Ballykeenaghan, Rahan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Ded on the13th May. His funeral took place in St. Carthage’s Church, Killina on the 17th May with burial afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Hubert HEALY Ballina, Ballycumber, Offaly. Died 8th May 2017 at his residence after a long illness, bravely borne. Remains reposing at his residence on Tuesday from 2pm until rosary at 9pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to St. Patrick's Church, The Island for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Killickfeehan Cemetery. House private on Wednesday morning please. Donations to palliative care.
  • Paul BARONE Ross House, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 9th April 2017, peacefully. Reposing in Lawless Funeral Home, Mucklagh Village on Tuesday evening from 7pm until Removal at 9pm to St. Coleman's Church, Mucklagh. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 3pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
  • John EGAN St. Coleman's Tce, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 3rd of February 2017 suddenly, following an accident. Reposing in Lawless' Funeral Home, Mucklagh Village on Tuesday evening from 4pm until Rosary at 6.30pm followed by removal to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Old Cemetery.
  • Kathleen MAXWELL (née McCABE)Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour St, Tullamore on Thursday from 4pm until Removal at 5.30pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am with Burial after Mass in the adjoining Cemetery.
  • Elizabeth BUCKLEY (née Whittaker)Tullamore, Blueball, Offaly. Reposing at the home of her son Pat in Ballyfarrell, Blueball, from 2pm on Monday 16th until rosary at 9pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh, for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial after Mass in the adjoining old cemetery.
  • Elizabeth (Nora) MCINTYRE (née Kelly)Ballard, Tullamore, Offaly. Reposing at her home tomorrow, Friday, from 2pm until Removal at 6pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, Tullamore. Funeral Mass on Saturday morning at 11am, with Burial after Mass in the adjoining cemetery.
  • John O'DONOGHUE 26 Lynally Grove, Mucklagh, Tullamore, Offaly. Reposing at his home on Friday from 4pm until Rosary that night at 8pm. Removal on Saturday morning to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial after Mass in the adjoining (new) cemetery.
  • Helen CLAVIN (née Connolly)Lynally, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 7th December. Reposing at her home on Wednesday from 6pm. Reposing all day on Thursday until Rosary that night at 9pm. Removal on Friday morning to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial after Mass in the adjoining (old) Cemetery.
  • Jack FLANAGANCloonagh West, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 25th November, 2016. Reposing at Carthage Nursing Home, Mucklagh, Sunday from 4pm until removal at 6pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving 7pm, via Cloonagh West. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am. Burial after in the adjoining cemetery.
  • John O'REILLYHollyvale, Kilbride, Tullamore, Offaly / Cootehill, Cavan. Died 25th November, 2016. Reposing at his home in Kilbride on Saturday from 12 noon until Rosary that night at 9pm. Removal on Sunday to arrive at St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, Tullamore, for Funeral Mass at 2pm. Burial after Mass in the adjoining Cemetery.
  • Sr. Joan (Betty) BLAND Presentation Convent, Killina, Rahan, Offaly / Portlaoise, Laois. Died 14th November 2016, suddenly.Reposing in the Convent Chapel, Killina on Wednesday afternoon from 2pm until Removal at 5.30pm to St. Carthage's Church, Killina for 6pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.
  • Carmel MADDEN Bridge Lane, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 10th November 2016. Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Sunday evening from 6pm until Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial after Mass in the adjoining (old) cemetery.
  • Colm DUNNE Roscore Demesne Blueball, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 27th October 2016. Reposing at his home from 1pm on Saturday until removal at 5.30pm to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh arriving at 6pm approximately. Requiem mass on Sunday at 2pm followed by burial in the adjoining new cemetery.
  • Tom FLETCHER Glaskill, Screggan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 12th October 2016. Peacefully in Carthages Nursing Home, Mucklagh. Reposing in Carthages Nursing Home, Mucklagh, on Friday evening from 4pm until Removal at 6pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Rev. Fr. Edmond DALY PEKilcormac / Killoughey, Mountbolus, Offaly / Summerhill, Meath. Peacefully at the Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar. Deeply regretted by his nieces, nephews, sister in law, extended family, The Bishop, Priests of Meath Diocese and parishioners. "May he rest in peace " Reposing in Saint Brigid's Church Mountbolus on Thursday from 2 o'clock until 6 o'clock with removal to the church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Kilcormac arriving for 7 o'clock. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 noon with interment in the church grounds.
  • Gerry LONERGANTegan Court, Mucklagh, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 9th August 2016, peacefully at the Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore. Reposing at his home on Wednesday evening from 4pm with Rosary at 6pm. Private Removal on Thursday morning to arrive in St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh for 11am Requiem Mass followed by Cremation.
  • Joe BOYLAN Church Street, Tullamore, Offaly. Formerly Beechmount Park, Mucklagh. Unexpectedly on Friday the 15th of July at his home in Church Street, Tullamore. Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Tuesday evening from 6pm until Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial after Mass in the adjoining (old) Cemetery.
  • Jim FLANAGAN Cloonagh, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 15th July 2016. Peacefully in the Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore.Reposing at his home on Sunday evening from 5pm until removal at 7pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
  • Eileen KEARNEY (née Geoghegan)Tully, Rahan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died on June 24th 2016 peacefully with her family. Reposing at her home on Saturday from 2pm until removal at 8pm to St. Carthage's Church, Killina, Rahan arriving at 8.30pm. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 10.30am. Interment afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Tricia REYNOLDS (née Baker) Ballard, Tullamore, Offaly / Rochfordbridge, Westmeath. Died 21st June 2016 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family.Reposing at her home on Thursday afternoon from 3pm until removal at 6.15pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, Tullamore arriving 7pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 1pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
  • John (Sean) KEEGAN Ballydrohid, Tullamore, Offaly, died on May 29th 2016, peacefully at Carthage Nursing Home, Mucklagh in his 91st year. Reposing at the Nursing Home on Tuesday from 5pm until Removal at 6.25pm to St. Carthage's Church, Killina arriving at 6.45pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Interment afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Maria MURRAY (née McDermott)104 Clonminch Wood & formerly Beechmount Park, Mucklagh, Tullamore, Offaly Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Tuesday from 5pm until removal at 7.30pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am with burial after Mass in the adjoining (new) cemetery.
  • Mary O’MEARA (nee Corrigan) Killina, Rahan, Co. Offaly, died April 29, 2016. Reposing in O'Reilly’s Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore, Saturday, from 8pm with removal at 9pm to Killina Church, Rahan. Funeral on Sunday, after 2pm Mass, to Rahan Cemetery.
  • John HICKEY Cappaloughan, Rahan, Tullamore, Offaly. Died 15th March 2016. Reposing at his home on Thursday afternoon from 2pm until Removal at 6.15pm to St. Carthage's Church, Killina, arriving 7pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.
  • Gabriel NEVILLE Carthage Nursing Home, Mucklagh , Tullamore, Offaly. Died 10th March 2016, Peacefully. Reposing in Carthage Nursing Home, Mucklagh, on Friday evening from 4pm until removal at 6pm to St Colman's Church, Mucklagh, arriving 6.30pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards in the old Cemetery.
  • Gerard KINNARNEY. 12 Chancery Park Rise & formerly Ballard, Mucklagh, Tullamore. Died 26th February 2016.
  • Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Saturday from 4.30pm until Removal at 5.30pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh arriving at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Sunday at 12 noon followed by Burial after Mass in the Old Cemetery.


  • Regina MCMAHON (Sister of Fr. Ray Kelly P.P. Oldcastle), Died 11th February 2016.
  • Reposing at home Friday from 3pm until 9pm. Removal Saturday morning to St. James's Church, Kilbeggan, for 11am Requiem Mass with interment afterwards in the Relic Cemetery, Kilbeggan. House private on Saturday morning, please.


  • Patrick J. KELLY, Roadhouse, Mucklagh, Co. Offaly. Died 23rd January 2016. Reposing at his home on Sunday evening from 3pm until Removal at 6.15pm to St. Colman's Church, Mucklagh arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday 25th January at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


  • Michael DOYLE, Roscore, Blueball, Offaly. Died 4th January 2016. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Rahan Cemetery.


  • Marion CANTWELL, nee(O'Brien) Aughadonagh, Rahan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Died 2nd January 2016. Private Removal on Tuesday January 5th to St. Carthages Church Killina for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Rahan cemetery.



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