Deaths in Kildare - Wednesday, February 6, 2019


Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter


Deaths in Kildare - Wednesday, February 6, 2019

John Curtin – Newbridge, Kildare / Duagh, Kerry

Retired Garda Sergeant of River Court, Newbridge, Co. Kildare (also of Clondalkin and Dundrum) Formerly of Knocknagoshel and Duagh, Co. Kerry. Suddenly at Naas Hospital on February 4, 2019. Predeceased by his loving wife, Bernie and his youngest son Brendan, and his sisters Noreen and Bridie. Survived by his children Sean, David, Deirdre, Colette, Kevin and Bernie, sons-in-law Richard, Joe, Gordon, daughters-in-law Siobhán, Valerie, Rachel, Gwen, brother Tom, sisters Mary, Sr. Kathleen, Lily and brother-in-law Willie, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, neighbours and his many friends. Reposing at his residence in River Court, Newbridge, Co. Kildare on Wednesday evening (Feb 6th) from 4 pm to 8 pm. Removal to St. Conleth’s Parish Church on Thursday morning February 7th for 11.00 Mass. (House private Thursday am). John will then be brought to Springmount, Duagh, Co. Kerry where he will be reposing at his residence from 5 pm to 8 pm on Thursday February 7th. Removal to St, Bridget’s Church Duagh, Co. Kerry for Funeral Mass at 11.00 am on Friday 8th February, followed by burial in Brosna Cemetery. (Family flowers only).


Ann (Nan) Egan (née Doyle) – Edenmore, Dublin / Castledermot, Kildare

February 5 2019 peacefully after a short illness in Beaumont Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Michael and loving mother of the late Patricia, sadly missed by her loving children Michael , John, Susan, and Edward, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren and great-granddaughter, sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing in Jennings Funeral Home, Springdale Road, Raheny tomorrow, Wednesday, with family present from 5pm to 7pm. Removal on Thursday morning to St. Monica’s Church, Edenmore arriving for 11.30am Funeral Mass, followed with Burial in Fingal Cemetery.


Irene Kelly (née Murphy) – Ballinagappa, Clane, Kildare / Edenderry, Offaly

February 4 2019, Peacefully in the wonderful care of the Beacon Hospital. Predeceased by her father John and husband Mick. Sadly missed by her mother Annie, sons Andrew, Darren and foster son Colin. Her sister Maryse and brother Paul. Her partner Paul, grandchildren Robin, Layla, Hollie and Jacob, aunt Fran. Nieces Ciara, Orla and Aine. Sister-in-Law Robbie, Andrew's fiance Rachel and Darren's girlfriend Aoibhinn. Relatives and friends. Reposing at her partner Paul’s residence Coolquay, The Ward, Dublin, D11 EP20. Wednesday 4pm to 8pm. Funeral Mass Thursday at 11am in the Church of St. Patrick & St. Bridgit, Clane. Cremation service will take place in Dardistown Crematorium at 2pm. A Special thanks to the Palliative Care team of St. Francis Hospice. Family Flowers only, donations, if desired, to St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.


Donald McLean – Celbridge

February 4 2019 (peacefully) in the loving care of the staff at Ryevale Nursing Home, Leixlip. Donald, beloved husband of the late Isobel and dear father of Karen and Niall and adoring grandfather of Dylan; Sadly missed by his loving son, daughter, grandson, son-in-law Andrew, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Ardclough Road, Celbridge on Wednesday evening from 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Removal to Straffan Church of Ireland on Thursday morning arriving for Service at 11.00am followed by burial in Mount Jerome Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society. Donations boxes will be at the church.


Norah Murphy (née McGann) – Ticknevin, Carbury

February 4 2019, Peacefully at home. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Vincent, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Larkin's Funeral Home, Edenderry this Wednesday from 4.30pm with removal at 6.30pm, arriving to the Holy Trinity Church, Derrinturn for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 1.30pm, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.