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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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Bridget Galvin Ballybrack, Dublin / Portarlington, Offaly

Bridget Galvin, (1930-2021) late of Meadow Court, Ballybrack, County Dublin, formerly of Cloneyhurke, Portarlington, County, Offaly. (and born in Ballylongford County Kerry). Bridget(Bride/Bridie) was the last surviving member of her family of 6 siblings – Olive(Cusack), J.J. (Galvin), Billy (Galvin), Kathleen (Hayes), Margaret (Enright) and Val (Sr. Jacinta).

Sadly missed by her nephews and nieces, their extended families, her pal at Woodbrooke Golf Club and Woodbrooke Bridge Club and her neighbours at Meadow Court.


Rest In Peace


Requiem Mass on Saturday morning, 12th March, at 11am in St Michael’s Church, Portarlington, with interment of ashes afterwards in St Michael’s Cemetery.


Bridget’s Requiem Mass will be streamed live on:


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

Date Published: Friday 4th March 2022
Date of Death: Wednesday 27th January 2021

John Maher Funeral Undertaker IAFD