Thursday, July 22, 2021

The death has occurred of Liam Hughes
Woodstock Street, Athy, Kildare

Liam Hughes, Woodstock Street, Athy, Co. Kildare, passed peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Le Céile Ward, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Athy on the 21st July 2021. Loved forever and deeply missed by his loving wife Clare, sons David and Brian, grandchildren Gráinne and Pádraig, daughters-in-law Marianne and Bernadette, extended family, neighbours and friends

The funeral cortege will leave his home on Saturday, 24th July, at 10.30am, walking to St. Michael’s Church, via Woodstock and Duke Streets. People are welcome to stand along the route with Strict Social Distancing being observed at all times.

Due to government advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral Mass will take place for family (maximum 50 persons).

Requiem Mass will take place at 11am on Saturday morning (24th July) in St. Michael’s Parish Church, Athy, the Mass will be live streamed, click on the following link Burial afterwards in St. Michael’s New Cemetery, Athy.

Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to St. Vincent’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.


The death has occurred of Michael (Mick) Bradley
Highfield Estate, Newbridge, Kildare and formerly of Wexford town

Peacefully, at Naas Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Husband of the late Elizabeth (Betty) Sadly missed by his loving daughter Noreen, sons Michael and Kenneth, grandchildren, great grandchildren, brothers Nick and Joe, stepbrother, stepsister, sisters in law, brothers in law, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May Mick Rest In Peace

Due to Government advice and restrictions regarding public gatherings, a private family funeral will take place. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, please feel free to leave a message in the condolence page below. Removal from his residence on Saturday morning to arrive at St. Conleth’s Parish Church, Newbridge for Requiem Mass at 11 o’clock. Burial afterwards in St. Conleth’s Cemetery, Newbridge. Mick’s Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on the Newbridge Parish website:


The death has occurred of Helena Uí Cheallaigh (née Graham)
Maynooth, Kildare / Walkinstown, Dublin

July 22nd 2021, peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Pre-deceased by her loving brother Thomas and sister Gaye. Loving wife to Deaglan and mother to Emer. Sadly missed by her loving husband, daughter, brothers and sisters Kim, Ria, Kevin, Michael, Martin, Bernie, Alan and Paul, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Rest In Peace

At Helena’s request, family and friends are invited to wear colourful clothing to her funeral service.

Family flowers only please, donations can be made in memory of Helena to the Irish Cancer Society by clicking on the following link :

**Funeral arrangements will follow at a later date.**

The death has occurred of Noeleen Whelan (née McDonald)
Ballinree, Barrowhouse, Athy, Kildare / Laois

Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Droimnin Nursing Home, Stradbally. Wife of the late Michael and sister of the late Addie. Deeply regretted by her loving children Anna, Pat, John, Michael, Mary, Ned, Noelle and Lucia, brothers, sisters, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Removal from her residence at 6.30pm on Friday evening (23rd July) to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Barrowhouse, for prayers at 7pm (limited to 50 people). Requiem Mass will take place at 11am on Saturday morning (24th July) limited to 50 people. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.


The death has occurred of Anna Kavanagh (née Bambrick)
Skirteen, Monasterevin, Kildare / Stradbally, Laois

Predeceased by her brother Joe. Beloved wife of Michael and much loved mother of Michael, Brian, Paul, Sandra and Elaine, Deeply regretted by her loving family, son in law Peter, daughter in law Caroline, partners, grandchildren,great grandchildren, brothers Fran, John and Tony, sister Lena, brother in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, extended family relatives and friends.

May Anna Rest In Peace

Due to current government guidelines, a private family funeral will take place. Removal from her home on Friday at 10.20am to arrive at SS Peter & Paul’s Church for 11am requiem Mass, which can be viewed on the parish web cam. Interment afterwards in St Evin’s Cemetery.

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