Deaths in Kildare - Monday, May 6, 2019


Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter


Deaths in Kildare - Monday, May 6, 2019

Alice Gordon (née Coffey) – Naas / Caragh

May 4, 2019, (peacefully), surrounded by her loving family, at home, Alice, beloved wife of the late Jim and dear mother of James, Frank, Eamon, John, Annette, Caroline, Mary and Paul; Sadly missed by her loving sons, daughters, brothers Ned and Tommy, sister Rose, sons-in-law Raymond and Shane, daughter-in-law Helen, grandchildren Amy-Jane, Alison and Ellen, great grandchild Amelia, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing on Tuesday from 5.00pm to 8.00pm with Prayers at 7.00pm at Murphy Brothers Funeral Home, Church Lane, Naas. Removal on Wednesday to the Church of Our Lady and St David, Naas arriving for 10.00am Mass. Funeral immediately afterwards to St Corban’s Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to Murphy Brothers Funeral Directors Church Lane, Naas Ph: 045 897397.


John (Sean) Kenny – Churchfield Court, Castletown, Laois / Sallins

May 5, 2019 (peacefully) at the Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore. Deeply regretted by his loving sisters Nula and Rena, brothers in law, his very close friends Gabrial, Crina, Vlad and Lorena, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing in Guilfoyle's Funeral Home, Castletown, Mountrath (Eircode R32 TN84) this Tuesday evening from 5 o'c with prayers in the funeral home at 8 o'c. Removal this Wednesday morning (May 8th) at 10.45 o'c to St. Edmund's Church, Castletown (Eir Code R32 KT22) for Funeral Mass at 11 o'c with burial immediately afterwards in Bodenstown Cemetery, Sallins, Co. Kildare, arriving 1.30pm approximately.


Josh Knowles – Tankardstown, Athy

May 4 2019, Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of the I.C.U. , Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin. Sadly missed by his loving parents Pat and Rhona, brother Cian, sister Amy, grand-parents, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. Reposing at his home (Eircode R14 T042) from 4pm on Monday afternoon with Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon in St. Mary's Church, Barrowhouse, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only . Donations, if desired, to The Holy Angel's School, Carlow.


Anne Leigh (née Dowling) – Orchard Park, The Curragh / Castledermot

May 4 2019, Formerly of Marshalstown, Castledermot. Peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff of Naas General Hospital. Wife of the late Bill, mother of the late Liam and nanny of the late Sarah. Sadly missed by her loving children Anne, Michael, Orla, Shane and Emer, brothers Michael and Patrick, sons in law Edy and Ivan, daughters in law Kay and Mary, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters in law, brothers in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home, Eyre Street, Newbridge from 2pm on Monday with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 11.15 to arrive at St. Brigid's Church, The Curragh for Requiem Mass at 12 o’clock. Cremation afterwards in Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross.


Margaret Sellick (née O'Reilly) – Kildare

April 30, 2019, (peacefully), in the Isle of Man, following a long courageous fight with Ovarian Cancer, Margaret, adored wife of David, beloved sister of Mary, Charles, Jane, Olivia, Rose, Louise, Peter, Paul and Julie; Much loved and missed by her loving husband, brothers, sisters, brothers-in law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grand nephews, grand nieces, relatives and many friends. Removal on Monday to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Eadestown, arriving for 12.00 noon Mass. Funeral immediately afterwards to St. Colmcille’s Cemetery, Rathmore. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Ovarian Cancer Research at the Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester. Enquiries to Murphy Brothers Funeral Directors Church Lane, Naas Ph: 045 897397.