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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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Val McGettrick Patrick Avenue, Portarlington, Offaly / Portarlington, Laois

Peacefully surrounded by his loving family while in the exceptional care of the staff of the Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore. Predeceased by his parents John and Kathleen, sisters Ann and Phil. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary, sons Michael (Mick) and John, sisters Catherine and Breda, brother Cam, grandchildren Rachel, Madison, Chloe and Josh, daughter-in-law Frances, sister-in-law Bridie, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.



May He Rest In Peace.



Reposing at his residence (eircode R32 Y893) on Tuesday afternoon from 3:30pm until 6:30pm. Removal to St Michael’s Church Portarlington arriving at 7:30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery Portarlington.


House Private Outside Of Reposing Time, Please.


Val’s Evening Reception Prayers and Requiem Mass will be streamed live on.



No Flowers Please. Donations If Desired To The Palliative Care Unit, Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore.

Donation Box at his Residence and in the Church.


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:

Sunday 7th July 2024

Date of Death:

Sunday 7th July 2024

John Maher Funeral Undertaker IAFD