Deaths in Kildare - Tuesday, March 12, 2019


Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter


Deaths in Kildare - Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Maureen Behan (née Corcoran) – Clonabeg (Eircode R51F295), Nurney

March 11 2019, Predeceased by her husband Thomas. Deeply regretted by by her loving daughter Marie, sons Pat and Michael, sisters Peggy and Eilis,sister-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at her home on Tuesday, 12th March, from 11am with Rosary there at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday to The Sacred Heart Church, Nurney arriving for Funeral Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in St. Brigid's Cemetery, Nurney.


Sheila Cash – Dangenroe, Castletown, Laois / Offaly / Kildare

March 10 2019. Reposing at her residence tomorrow, Tuesday, 12th March, from 7pm. Removal to the Church of St. Edmunds, Castletown on Wednesday, 13th March, for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Clonoghill Cemetery, Birr, Co. Offaly. Precious daughter of Samantha and Keith Cash, adored baby sister of Kelsea, Amanda and Annaliz, her loving great-grandmother, nannys and grandad, uncles, aunts, cousins, God parents and extended family.


Sr Maureen Connolly O.P. – Pacelli Road, Naas / Sallins

March 9 2019, Loved member of the New Zealand Dominican Sisters, passed away peacefully in Auckland. Formerly of Sallins and Pacelli Road, Naas, Co. Kildare. Sister of the late Des and the late Tom. Sadly missed by her sister-in-law Nora, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grandnephews, cousins, relatives, and a large circle of friends. Funeral Mass and interment will take place in Auckland on Friday March 15th.


Sheila Cronly (née Brennan) – Allenwood North (W91 C505), Allenwood

March 11 2019, Formerly of Ticknevin. Peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Mother of the late ELizabeth and Patty. Sadly missed by her loving husband Pat, daughters Mag, Jemma, Celine and Vera, son Pj, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, brothers, sisters, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at her family home from 2 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday with Rosary both nights at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning at 10am to arrive at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Allenwood for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Allen Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to “Palliative Care’. Donations box in church.


Elizabeth (Betty) MAGORRIAN (née Crowe) – Maynooth Road, Celbridge / Beaumont, Dublin

March 10 2019 (peacefully) in TLC Carton Nursing Home. Loving mother of the late Enda. Beloved wife of Leo, sadly missed by her family, sons Leo, Rory and Malachy, daughters Sandra and Sinead, nieces and nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends. Reposing on Tuesday afternoon at her home in Beaumont from 4pm until 7pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of Our Lady of Consolation, Donnycarney arriving for 11am Funeral Mass followed by cremation in Dardistown Crematorium. Family flowers only please – Donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society.


Col. Hugh O'Connor – Friary View, Kildare Town, Kildare / Kanturk, Cork

March 11 2019, After a short illness borne with great dignity, courage and humour, surrounded by his loving family and in the exceptional care of the staff of St. Brigid's Hospice, The Curragh. Beloved husband of Eileen for fifty eight years, dearly loved father of Hugo, Ann, David and Conor.Deeply missed by his daughters-in-law Fiona, Linda and Audrey and affectionately " Popeye " to his precious grandchildren Andrew (and wife Clíona), Alyson, India, Portia, Katie, Holly, Alex, Coco and Johnny, his extended family and many friends. Reposing at home from 5pm to 7pm on Tuesday, 12th. Removal from home on Wednesday, 13th, at 1.30pm for 2pm Funeral Mass in the Carmelite Church, Kildare Town. Cremation Service at 3pm on Thursday 14th in Mount Jerome, Harold's Cross, all welcome. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Friends of St. Brigid's Hospice, The Curragh. Donation box in Church.


Mary O'Flaherty – Barrettstown, Sallins, Kildare / Monaghan Town, Monaghan

March 9 2019, Daughter of the late Morgan and Margaret. Sadly missed by her loving brothers and sisters Tom, Denis, Ber, Morgan, Kieran and Anne, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncle, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at her family home, Barrettstown (W91 V2T1) from 4pm on Tuesday with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10:15am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady and St. Joseph, Caragh for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Bodenstown Cemetery.


Mary O'Leary (née Hopkins) – Moyglare Village, Maynooth / Swinford, Mayo

March 10 2019 (Peacefully) in St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Mary, beloved wife of Declan, adoring mother of Aisling and Sarah. Sadly missed by her husband, daughters, sisters Teresa, Kate, Anne, Lynda, Rita and brother Martin, mother-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends. Reposing at Reilly's Funeral Home, Leinster Street, Maynooth on Tuesday from 5:30pm to 8pm with prayers at 7:30pm. Removal on Wednesday at 10:30am to St. Mary's Church, Maynooth arriving for 11am Funeral Mass. Reposing at Campbell's Funeral Home, Swinford, Co. Mayo on Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm followed immediately afterwards by burial in Kilconduff Cemetery, Swinford. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Mater Foundation, St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.


Liam Prendergast – Walshestown, Newbridge

March 10 2019 peacefully in his 97th year in the loving care of the staff at Lourdesville Nursing Home, Co. Kildare. Loving husband of the late Kay, sadly missed by his loving children Barbara (Teehan), Patrick, Mary and Denis, sisters Louie, Eileen and Nuala, brother Kevin, daughters-in-law Mary and Geraldine, grandchildren John, Richard, Liam, Christine, Kathryn and Ross, sisters-in-law Tesss, Mary and Mary, brother-in-law Michael, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends. Liam will be reposing at his home in Walshestown, Newbridge from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm this Tuesday evening, eircode ( W12 V141) 12th March, with removal Wednesday morning to St. Conleth's Parish Church, Newbridge arriving for 11.00 am Funeral Mass followed by interment in St. Mary's Cemetery, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, arriving for 2.30 pm approx. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Alzheimer's Association. House private Wednesday morning please. Enquiries to McCrea Funeral Directors 087 - 2888981.