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Portarlington & Emo Parishes

Parish Data Privacy Notice

The document provides a policy statement regarding the data protection obligations of our Parish, thus ensuring that we comply to Data Protection Regulations within Irish Legislation. This policy applies to all personal data collected and stored in

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St. Michael’s Church, Portarlington




Saturday Vigil: 6.15pm

Sunday: 9:00am, 12:15pm
Monday to Friday: 10.00am
Holy Days: 10.00am & 7.30pm

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St. Paul’s Church, Emo


Saturday Vigil:- 7.30p.m.
Sunday:- 11.00a.m.
First Friday: 9.30am
Holy Days: 7.30pm

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St. John’s Church, Killenard


Sunday: 10:30am
First Fridays: 7.30pm

Holy Day: 10.30am

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Church of the Sacred Heart, Rath


Sunday:- 9.00am
Eve of First Friday (Thursday):- 7.30pm
Holy Days: 9.00am

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George Doyle Rath, Ballybrittas, Laois / Killeshin, Laois

Formerly of Ardenteggle, Killeshin, County Laois. Passed away on the 20th of September 2022 in his 88th year peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the Regional Hospital Portlaoise. Predeceased by his parents James and Elizabeth, brother Packie, sisters Maria, Josie and Lillie and daughter-in-law Nerissa. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary (Maisie), family Martina (Tina) (Dwyer), James, George, Mary (Collins) and John, sons-in-law Paul and Aidan, daughters-in-law Aileen and Louise, grandchildren Luke, Ross, Rory, Michael, Emma, Dara, Ciara, Mona, Jamie, Owen and Oran, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.


May He Rest In Peace.


Reposing at his residence (eircode R32 R520) on Wednesday afternoon from 3pm with Rosary at 8pm. Removal on Thursday arriving Church of The Sacred Heart Rath, Ballybrittas (eircode R32 FN44) for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St John’s Cemetery, Killenard (eircode R32 VW77).

Family Flowers Only Please. Donations, If Desired, To MS Ireland


House Private on Thursday Morning, Please.


You can leave your condolences on the online Condolence Book below.

The family would like to thank you for your help and understanding at this sad and difficult time.

Date Published: Tuesday 20th September 2022
Date of Death: Tuesday 20th September 2022

John Maher Funeral Undertaker IAFD