Monday, September 12, 2022


Mary Kehoe (née Molloy)

Croneskeagh, Hacketstown, Co. Carlow – 12th September 2022 peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny; predeceased by her husband Michael (Mick). Sadly missed by her loving family Cha, Lilly and Kathleen, son-in-law Liam, brothers Jim, Johnny, Patsy and Danny, sisters Theresa, Peg and Bridie, sister-in-law Monica, grandchildren Imelda, Elizabeth, William, Brendan, Michael and Mikey, great-grandchildren Sean, Amy, Andrew, Jason, Brody, Jett, Odhran, Emma, Kayden and Jack, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May Mary rest in peace.

Reposing at her residence on Wednesday from 12 noon until 6 pm. Removal at 6.45 pm. to The Church of Our Lady of The Wayside, Clonmore arriving for 7 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11 am. after which she will be laid to rest in the adjoining cemetery.

Funeral arrangements will be carried out strictly in accordance with current HSE guidelines.

John Byrne

10 The Green, Hacketstown, Co. Carlow, 12th September 2022, peacefully at his home. Predeceased by his son Johnny. Beloved husband of Mary. Sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter Madeline, son-in-law Denis, grandchildren Kevin and Conor, brothers, sisters, extended family, relatives and friends

.May He Rest In Peace

Reposing at his home on Tuesday, with removal on Wednesday at 1.30pm to St. Brigid’s Church, Hacketstown, arriving for Funeral Mass at 2pm, with burial afterwards in Hacketstown Cemetery.


John (The Bod)Nolan Snr

34 Maple Drive, New Oak Est., and formerly 2 Barrack St., Carlow, passed away peacefully, on September 11th, 2022, surrounded by his loving family, at St Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin.

Beloved husband of Margaret, much loved father of John Jnr, Sharon, Yvonne and Barry, adored grandfather of Rebecca, Séan, Emma, Aaron, Jamie and Brónagh, cherished brother of Marie, May and the late Lily Hynes and brother-in-law of Paddy and the late Mick McGrath and Joe Hynes.

He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchild Freya-Joanne, sons-in-law Paul McGrath and Liam Murphy, sisters, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, best friends John and Mary Ryan, good neighbours and friends.

May John Rest In Peace

Funeral arrangements to follow shortly.


Pat (Patrick) McGrath

Coolmanagh, Hacketstown, Co. Carlow passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in Tallaght Hospital on the 10th of September 2022; predeceased by his parents Annie and Paddy Mc Grath, The Green, Hacketstown and sister Peg (Australia).

Beloved husband of Margaret and much loved father of Celine and Emma , sons-in-law Francis and Sean. He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Aaron, Cian, Conall, Freya and Ryan, his sister Carmel , sisters-in-law Sheila, Ann and Elizabeth, brothers-in-law Patrick, Willie, Michael O’ Toole and Michael Byrne, his nieces, nephews, cousins and his many neighbours and friends.

May Pat rest in peace.

Reposing in Halligan’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Rathvilly (Eircode R93 C560) on Monday evening from 5 pm. until 8 pm. Funeral Home private thereafter please. Funeral arriving to St. Brigid’s Church, Hacketstown on Tuesday morning for 11 o’c Requiem Mass after which he will be laid to rest in Hacketstown Cemetery. Pat’s Funeral Mass can be viewed live on the following link


House private please.


Funeral arrangements will be carried out strictly in accordance with current HSE guidelines.



Eileen McDonagh née Smithers

Ballykeenan, Myshall, Co. Carlow, September 11th, 2022, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in the exceptional care of Archersrath Nursing Home, Kilkenny.

Eileen, beloved wife of the late Coalie and much loved mother of Jimmy, Pat, Mary, John, Colm, Helena, Clare & Ollie. Deeply regretted by her loving sons, daughters, grandchildren, sisters Anna & twin Kathleen, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, kind neighbours & friends.

May Eileen’s Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Kearney’s Funeral Home, Fenagh, on Tuesday from 2pm, removal at 6.30pm (via her home) to the Church of The Holy Cross, Myshall, for 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am, followed by burial in Lismaconly Cemetery, Myshall.

Eileen’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link.


Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Alzheimers Society of Ireland.

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