Deaths in Co. Kildare - September 19, 2018


Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter



Rest In Peace

Catherine Wilson (née Burleigh). Turnings, Straffan  / Dublin

September 17. Peacefully, at the Hermitage Medical Center. Beloved wife of the late John Wilson. She will be sadly missed by her loving children Mark, Audrey & Adel, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relatives & friends. Reposing at her home from Wednesday, September 19th. Removal on Thursday at 1.30pm to Straffan parish church, for funeral service at 2pm. Burial afterwards in Straffan Cemetery.



Frances Spillane(née McGurk), Naas

September 18. Peacefully at Craddock House Nursing Home. Frances, beloved wife of the late Michael and dear mother of Ria, Anthony, Maeve and Fran; Sadly missed by her loving son, daughters, sisters, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, ten grandchildren, two great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing at Craddock House Nursing Home on Wednesday from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. Removal on Thursday to the Church of Our Lady and St. David, Naas arriving for 10.00am Mass. Funeral immediately afterwards to St. Corban’s Cemetery.


Dave Roberts, Laraghbryan, Maynooth / Fairview, Dublin

September 13. Suddenly in Germany, deeply regretted by his loving wife Olive, sons Daniel & Eric, daughter Susan, son-in-law Austin, daughter-in-law Katie, Daniel's partner Collette, mother Kathleen, brothers Justin, Brendan & Leslie, grandchildren Liam, Anna-Kate & Elsie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, especially Rachel, relatives, and friends. Funeral arrangements later.


Bro. Thomas Grogan, Patrician Brothers Monastery, Newbridge / Rooskey, Roscommon

September 17. Deeply regretted by his brothers Roger and Frank, sister Teresa (Costello), sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, Patrician Brothers Community Newbridge, extended family, relatives and friends. Reposing at the Patrician Brothers Monastery, Naas Rd, Newbridge on Wednesday from 3 o'clock with Removal on Wednesday evening to arrive at St. Conleth’s Parish Church at 6.30 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 11 o'clock with burial afterwards in St. Conleth’s Cemetery, Newbridge.



Major General (Retd) Carl Dodd, Newbridge

September 18. Sadly missed by Frances, Lucy, Fionn, Tom, Anne, Sam, Alan and Muriel, army colleagues, extended family, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Anderson & Leahy’s Funeral Home, Newbridge on Wednesday from 5 o’clock with prayers at 7 o’clock. Removal on Thursday morning at 9.30 o’clock to arrive at Cill Mhuire, Ballymany for Mass at 10 o’clock. Funeral afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. Family only in the Crematorium please. Family flowers only. House Private please.