Carlow deaths and funerals, April 16

Rest in Peace

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett



Recent deaths in Carlow

Mai McGRATH (née Kane)
16 St Patrick's Avenue, Carlow Town, Carlow

Mai (Mary) McGrath (née Kane) of 16 St. Patrick’s Avenue, Carlow, passed away unexpectedly on April 15th 2019, at her home.

Beloved wife of the late Billy, much loved mother of Betty and Tony, adored grandmother of Lisa, Karen, Tina, Gary and Stephen and cherished sister of Johnny, P.J and the late Mick, Tom, Martin, Kathleen and Ina.

She will be sadly missed by her loving son, daughter, grandchildren and their partners, great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law Kay, son-in-law Freddy, brothers, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, good neighbours and a wide circle of friends.

May Mai Rest In Peace

Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St., from 12 noon on Tuesday with Prayers at 8p.m. Removal on Wednesday at 10.30a.m to The Holy Family Church, Askea, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11a.m. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carlow.

John Gaffney
Ballykeenan, Myshall, Carlow

JOHN GAFFNEY, Ballykeenan, Myshall, Co. Carlow and late of Clonmelsh, Tinryland, suddenly at his home 14th April 2019. Pre-deceased by his parents John & Ita. Deeply regretted by the Murphy family Mary & James, cousins, relatives & friends.


Reposing in his home on Tuesday from 2pm concluding with prayers at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to arrive in Saint's Peter & Paul Church, Ballon, for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by burial in Ballon Cemetery.

Nellie Doyle (née Weafer)
Kilbride, Kildavin, Carlow

NELLIE DOYLE nee WEAFER, Kilbride, Co. Carlow 14th April 2019. Peacefully at Saint Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny.Pre-deceased by her brother Brendan & sister Annamay. Nellie, beloved wife of Martin and much loved mother to Kathleen, Martin, Annemarie, Helen, Michael, Paddy & Amanda, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers & sisters Pat, Mick, Chris, John, Phyllis, Ger, Martin, Bernie, Oliver & Joe, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours & many friends.


Reposing in her home on Tuesday from 12 noon concluding with prayers at 9.30 pm. Removal on Wednesday to arrive at Saint Lazarian's Church, Kildavin, for 3pm Requiem Mass, followed by burial in Kildavin Cemetery.

Dr. Brendan M. DOYLE
Kilkenny Road, Carlow Town, Carlow

Dr. Brendan M. Doyle died April 13th 2019 (peacefully) at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny, surrounded by his family, following a short illness. Beloved father of Maria, Brendan, Stephanie and the late Elaine and adoring grandfather to Annie. Sadly missed by his children, Vonnie, son-in-law Christian, daughter-in-law Noeleen, sister Sally, brothers Larry and Mark, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and many friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing in R. Healy & Son Funeral Home, Pollerton Castle, Carlow (Eircode R93 TC53) on Monday (April 15th) from 5pm concluding with prayers at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday (April 16th) at 11am in the Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Irish Heart Foundation.

House private, please.