Deaths in Kildare - Tuesday, April 16, 2019


Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter


Deaths in Kildare - Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Sean Byrne – Ardee Row, Aughrim, Wicklow / Athy

April 15 2019, Suddenly at his home. Loving husband of Emily and loving father to Nicola, Shauna and Niall, and brother of the late Kay. Sadly missed by his loving wife and family, brother Terry, sisters Maureen, Judy, Betty and Helen, daughter- in- law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Funeral arrangements later.


Daniel Daly – Osberstown Cottages, Naas

April 13 2019, After a short illness. Sadly missed by his loving parents Peggy and Brian, sister Helena and her partner Brian, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. Reposing at his home on Wednesday from 4pm with Rosary at 7pm. Funeral Service on Thursday morning at 11am in the Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and The Guardian Angels, Sallins followed by Burial in St. Corban's Cemetery, Naas.


Sue Doody (née Moore) – Bluetown, Allenwood

April 15 2019, Peacefully at Naas Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Sadly missed by her loving son Michael, sisters Josie, Bella and Sheila, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Glennons Funeral Home, Allenwood, from 10.30am on Wednesday with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Thursday morning at 10.30am to arrive at The Church Of The Immaculate Conception, Allenwood, for funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Allen Cemetery.


Sonia Murphy (née Baggot) – Drimroe, Ballylinan, Laois / Athy

April 14 2019, Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in the kind and dedicated care of the staff of Blackrock Clinic. Beloved wife of Terry and loving mother to Terence and Sandra. She will be very sadly missed by her husband, children, grandchildren Saorla and Fíann, daughter-in-law Mary, son-in-law Mike, brothers Des and Mike, sister Philomena, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours. Reposing at Rigney's Funeral Home, Athy from 6.30pm tomorrow, Tuesday with prayers at 8pm. Removal at 10.15am on Wednesday morning to arrive at St. Joseph's Church, Ballyadams for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Ballyadams. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to The Irish Heart & Lung Transplant Association.


Anastasia (Babs) O'Connor (née Langton) – Craddockstown House Nursing Home, Naas / Kilkenny City, Kilkenny

April 15 2019, peacefully, at Craddockstown House. Anastasia (Babs), beloved wife of the late Derek and cherished mother of Theresa, Miriam and Paddy, sadly missed by her loving family, sisters Chris (Grace) and Margaret (Hill), sons-in-law Michael and Maurice, grandchildren Derek, Madeline and Rebecca, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends. Reposing at her daughter Theresa's home at Rathasker House, Naas, Co. Kildare (W91 V44V) on Tuesday (16th April) from 5 to 8 o'clock. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 10.30 o'clock in St. John's Church, Kilkenny followed by interment afterwards in St. Kieran's Cemetery, Kilkenny.


Phyllis Richardson (née Rigby) – Late of Offaly Road, Cabra, Dublin / Kildare

April 14, 2019, Kildare and late of Offaly Road, Cabra, (peacefully) surrounded by her loving family in the wonderful care of the staff of Lisheen Nursing Home; Beloved wife of the late Joe and loving sister of Jack and the late Doreen, Michael, June and Patricia. Sadly missed by her loving brother, sister-in-law Geraldine, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at the Lisheen Nursing Home, Rathcoole on Tuesday from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am in Church of the Holy Family, Rathcoole and afterwards to Mount Jerome Cemetery.