Kildare Death Notices for today: Monday, April 12

Kildare Death Notices for today: Monday, April 12

The late Bernie Higgins and Arthur Duffy

The death has occurred of Margaret (Josie) Brickley (née Flood)
Clane, Kildare / Ballyconnell, Cavan

Brickley (nee Flood), Margaret (Josie), Clane, Co. Kildare and late of Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan, April 10th 2021, peacefully at Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, after having been in the tender care of the wonderful staff of Parke House Nursing Home, Kilcock, beloved wife of the late Mick and sister of the late Leo, P.J., John James and Thomas, fondly remembered by her loving family, kind neighbours and loyal friends.

Rest In Peace

Due to current government guidelines, a private family funeral will take place for Margaret. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to the current restrictions cannot, please leave a personal message for the family in the condolence section below.

The funeral mass can be viewed on Tuesday morning at 11am by going to the following link :
Date Published: Sunday 11th April 2021
Date of Death: Saturday 10th April 2021

The death has occurred of John Dalton
9 Branswood, Athy, Kildare

Peacefully, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Pre-deceased by his loving wife Maureen, siblings Eileen, Mark, Christy, Mary and Bridie. Deeply regretted by his loving sons Mark and Des, brother Paddy, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, granddaughters Cliodhna and Orlaith, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Funeral Arrangements Later

The death has occurred of Arthur Duffy
Kilcullen, Kildare

Arthur Duffy, Conroy Park, Kilcullen, formerly of 4B Block, the Curragh Camp, Co Kildare. Who died 11th April 2021 peacefully at his residence.

Deeply regretted by his loving wife Molly, his son Philip and his partner Sandra, daughters Pauline, Gemma and her partner Del, son in law Seamus, brother Paddy, sister Liz, brothers in law, sisters in law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.


Funeral arriving at the Church of the Sacred Heart and St Bridget, Kilcullen on Wednesday morning for 11am requiem Mass, funeral afterwards to St Bridget's Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Home Instead.

Due to current guidelines regarding public gatherings, a private funeral will take place, restricted to 10 people in church. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral but due to current guidelines cannot, please feel free to leave a message of condolence for Arthur's family at the bottom of the page. Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on

The death has occurred of Bernie Higgins (née Elliott)
Highfield Park, Kilcock, Kildare / Summerhill, Meath

Late of Summerhill, Co. Meath. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving son and daughter at St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Bernie, predeceased by her beloved husband Michael, parents Joseph and Tess and brother Willie. Sadly missed by her son David and daughter Dara, son-in-law Neil, daughter-in-law Gemma, sisters Ann, Marie, Patricia, Pauline and Mairead, brother Patrick (Gossie), 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, extended family and a large circle of friends.

May She Rest In Peace.


Due to government advice regarding public gatherings a private family funeral will take place on Wednesday with Mass at 1 o’clock in St. Coca’s Church, Kilcock followed by burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Bernie’s funeral Mass can be viewed on

Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, please leave a personal message for the Higgins family in the ‘Condolences’ section below.

Bernie’s funeral cortege will leave her home at 12:30am on Wednesday en route to the church, friends and neighbours are very welcome to line that route in a safe and socially distanced manner as a mark of respect.

Family flowers only please. Donations to St Francis Hospice Blanchardstown.

House strictly private.

The death has occurred of Mary TALBOT (née Behan)
Carna, Suncroft, Kildare

TALBOT Mary (née Behan) (Carna, Suncroft, The Curragh, Co. Kildare and late of Martinstown) - 10 April 2021 (peacefully) in her 102nd year in the care of the staff of St. Vincent's Hospital, Athy. Beloved wife of the late Tommy and loving mother to Maura (England), Mossey, Nuala (Isle of Man), Anne, Margaret, Ellie (Canada), Noel (deceased), Breda (England), Liam, Gerard, Eamon (England). Sadly missed by her grandchildren, great grandchildren, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.


May Mary Rest in Peace


Due to government advice a family funeral will take place. Removal from Anderson & Leahy's Funeral Home on Tuesday at 10.15am to arrive at St. Brigid's Church, Suncroft, for Mass at 11am. Funeral afterwards to Holy Cross Cemetery, Suncroft. Mary's funeral mass will be broadcast on 108FM.


Those who would have like to have attended but due to the current restrictions of 10 people in the Church cannot, can leave their condolences on the RIP condolence page below.

The death has occurred of Thomas Hurley
Formerly Ballindrum, Athy, Kildare / Curragh, Kildare

Retired Sargent - Tom Depot, Signals, Curragh Camp. Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Lourdesville Nursing Home, Kildare. Deeply regretted by Josie and Michael, extended family, friends, neighbours and former colleagues.


Due to government restrictions a private family Requiem Mass will take place at 11am on Monday morning (12th April) in The Church of Sts. Mary & Laurence, Crookstown, limited to 10 people. The service will be livestreamed, see link : Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h'anam dílis.

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