data privacy notice

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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John Lalor Tower Hill, Shaen, Emo, Laois

John Lalor of Tower Hill, Shaen, Emo, Co. Laois (R32RW13). John passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, in the Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Pre-deceased by his parents Christopher and Sheila, sisters Julia and Nora.Dearly beloved husband of Betty, loving father to Sheila, Eoin, Cathal and Àine. Sadly missed by his brothers Christopher and Jimmy, brother-in-law Sean, sister-in-law Betty, grandchildren, daughter-in-law Jackie, Àine’s partner Jason and many of his extended close family, relatives and friends.


May he rest in peace.


Reposing in Moloney’s Funeral Home, Mountmellick, on Tuesday from 5.30pm. Recital of The Rosary at 7.30pm. Removal from his home on Wednesday morning to St.Paul’s Church, Emo, arriving for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial after in the adjoining cemetery.


Sympathisers can express their sympathy on the online section below.

Date Published:

Sunday 12th May 2024

Date of Death:

Saturday 11th May 2024

John Moloney, Funeral Director

Funeral Home at Sarsfield Street