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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Owen Boland Ballintogher House, Ballybrittas, Laois

Owen passed away peacefully, in the Regional Hospital Portlaoise, in his 94th year, in the company of his loving family. Deeply regretted by his wife Mary, son John, daughter Maria and her partner Patrick. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Ned, Fr. John, Norah and Kathleen, Owen’s brother in law Fr. Billy Behan. Sadly missed by his nephews, nieces, neighbours and friends.


May Owen Rest In Peace


Reposing at his residence on Monday from 5pm to 8pm with recital of the Rosary at 8pm. Removal, by Whelehan Funeral Directors, on Tuesday morning at 11.20am, to arrive at The Sacred Heart Church, Rath, for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Interment to follow in the new cemetery, Emo. Owen’s Requiem Mass will be live streamed on


Family flowers only. House private on Tuesday morning, please. Sympathisers can extend their sympathies on the online Condolence facilities below.


The Boland family would like to thank you for your support during this sad and sensitive time.

Date Published: Sunday 27th November 2022
Date of Death: Sunday 27th November 2022

Whelehan and Son Funeral Directors