Offaly deaths and funerals
Mike Davis - Emmett Street, Birr, Offaly
Mike’s Funeral Mass will take place on Wednesday morning at 11am in St. Brendan's Church, Birr, followed by burial in Clonoghill Cemetery, Birr. In accordance with Government guidelines, the Davis family regret and understand that their extended family and many friends who would have joined them for the Funeral Mass cannot be with them and thank you all for your support and messages of condolences at this time. Donations in lieu of flowers to Offaly Hospice would be appreciated. Funeral Mass will be live streamed on: https://www.facebook.com/stbrendans.birr Facebook page: Brendan Birr. Birr Parish Radio Link: 106FM
Trevor (Tos) O'Shea - Marlborough Place and formerly of Bulfin Park, Birr, Offaly
Due to Government advice regarding public gatherings, a private family Funeral will take place. A memorial service will be held in Trevor's home town of Birr at a later date.
Christina O'Donovan (née Fay) - Church Street, Banagher, Offaly
Requiem Mass in St. Rynagh’s Church, Banagher, at 3pm Wednesday, followed by burial in St. Rynagh’s Cemetery. House private. Due to Covid-19 strict protocols are in place. Churches are limited as to the number of persons in attendance at funerals, with no shaking of hands or physical contact of any kind. St. Rynagh's parish church broadcast all funerals live on www.cloghanbanagherparish.ie and on Church Radio 106.6 FM. The family will arrange a memorial Mass in the future for all your intentions.
Anne Jones (née Mc Namee) - Clonin, Rhode, Offaly
Due to the curent Covid-19 restrictions there will be a family Funeral on Wednesday in St Peter's Church, Rhode, at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. You can take part in Anne's Funeral Mass on the Rhode Parish Facebook page via the following link https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Local-Service/Rhode-Parish-Live-103192475209609/ You can line the route from the house to the church with social distancing and adhering to government guidelines. The family would like to thank you for your support at this difficult time. Family flowers only please donations to The Irish Cancer Society if desired.
Sean Dolan - Banagher Street, Cloghan, Offaly
In the interest of Public Health, Sean's funeral will be private. His family thank you for your support and understanding at this difficult time. A private Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday (May 5th) in St. Mary's Church, Cloghan at 11am (Max 25 people) which may be viewed on www.cloghanbanagherparish.ie Interment afterwards in Killourney Cemetery. Friends and neighbours are welcome to stand along the route to the church and cemetery while following Social Distancing Rules.
Paul Keegan - 42 Callary Street, Tullamore, Offaly
Rosary for Paul will take place on Wednesday evening at 6.30pm in O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore. Removal on Thursday morning to the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore, arriving for Funeral Mass at 10am. Burial after Mass in Clonminch Cemetery, Tullamore. Due to government guidelines the number in the Church is restricted. Those who would like to attend are welcome to stand in the Church grounds, at the Cemetery or can view the Mass on: https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-assumption-tullamore
Fintan Coffey - Kinnitty, Offaly
Fintan will leave his family home on Thursday for 12 noon Mass in St. Flannan's church Kinnitty with burial afterwards in Kinnitty cemetery. Family flowers only. House strictly private. Neighbours & Friends are welcome to stand along the route to the church and cemetery while adhering to social distancing guidelines. Funeral Mass will be live streamed on https://www.facebook.com/kinnittyparishchurch
Imelda Gavin (Née Curley) - Late of Gavin's, Corner House, Ballycumber, Offaly
A private family Mass will be celebrated on Friday (May 7th) in St.Manchan's Church, Boher at 11am (Max 25 people) which may be viewed on https://youtu.be/bmcvLIw7UHU . Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. Friends and neighbours are welcome to stand along the route to the church and cemetery, while following Social Distancing Rules.