Death Notices

The death has occurred of Kathleen (Kay ) Minogue (née Heneberry) Coppenagh, Thomastown, Kilkenny
June 7, 2024

Kay died peacefully on 7th June 2024 at home. Kay was recently deceased by her loving husband Jim and Predeceased by her brother Jimmy. Kay is deeply missed by her loving daughter Alice, son-in-law Mick Flynn, adored grandchildren Caoimhe, Sean and Zoe, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and a wide group of relatives, neighbours and friends.

Kay and Jim’s family would like to thank the local public health nursing care team, Kilkenny Home Care team and the fabulous group of carers for all their support and kindness.

MAY KAY REST IN PEACE.   Reposing at her residence (R95AW61) from 4pm on Thursday with vigil prayers at 7pm. (In the interest of safety a one way system will operate with thoes wishing to call please enter from Clossgregg and exit from Mongmacody Cross). Arriving for 11am requiem mass on Friday in the Church of the Assumption, Thomastown followed by burial in Calvery Cemetery Graiguenamanagh.

The death has occurred of James (Jimmy) Burris formerly of Dangan Terrace, Thomastown, Kilkenny
June 1, 2024

Jimmy passed away peacefully on Saturday, 1st June, at Gowran Abbey Nursing Home, Gowran, Co. Kilkenny, where he received exceptional care. Pre-deceased by his parents Jack and Bridie, his sister Mary, her husband John (Canavan) and sister-in-law Mary Prendergast. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family: brothers Maurice and John, sister-in-law Valerie, nephews Tom, Maurice, John and Óran, niece Áine, his best friend Kathleen, extended family, relatives and friends.

May Jimmy Rest in Peace.

Reposing in The Mercy Side Chapel of The Church of the Assumption, Thomastown, on Tuesday, 4th June, from 5pm to 7pm with Rosary and Vigil Prayers at 6.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am in the Church of The Assumption, Thomastown, followed by interment in St. Mary’s New Cemetery, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny.


The death has occurred of Jennifer (Jenny) Grace (née Teesdale) Jerpoint Church, Thomastown, Kilkenny
May 31, 2024

Jennifer (Jenny) Grace, née Teesdale, Jerpoint Church, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny.

Jenny passed away peacefully, on Friday, 31st May 2024, surrounded by her loving family, in the exceptional care of doctors, nurses and staff in The Oak Ward, Waterford University Hospital, Waterford.

Pre-deceased by her parents Joe and Rita and her parents-in-law Jim and Molly.

Beloved wife of Jim and adored mother of Seán and Alana. Jenny will be sadly missed by her loving family, sister Emma, brothers Tommy, Henry and Joey, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, her many nieces and nephews, Jen’s very dear friend Sarah and many more close and special friends, her works colleagues and kind neighbours.

May Jenny Rest in Peace

Reposing in The Mercy Side Chapel, The Church of the Assumption, Thomastown, on Monday, 3rd June, from 5pm concluding with Vigil Prayers at 7.30pm.

Requiem Mass on Tuesday morning at 10.30am followed by burial in St. Mary’s New Cemetery, Thomastown.

The death has occurred of Eileen Costelloe (née Whelan) Monteen House, Chapel Lane, Thomastown, Kilkenny
May 25, 2024

Eileen passed away peacefully, following a short illness on Saturday, 25th May at St Luke’s General Hospital, Kilkenny, surrounded by her loving family. Dearly loved wife of James, much loved Mother of John (pre deceased) Mark and Gary, adored by her grandchildren: Darren, Cian, Dylan, Aoife, Evan, Jack, Ailbhe, Eoin and Naoise lovingly remembered by her daughter-in-laws, neighbours and friends.

May Eileen Rest in Peace.

Reposing at her home on Wednesday, 29th May from 4pm to 8pm with Rosary and prayers at 7.30pm. Walking from the house on Thursday, 30th May at 10.45am to the Church of the Assumption, Thomastown for a Funeral Mass at 11am. To view Eileen’s Requiem Mass please click the link below.* Cremation in Newlands Cross Crematorium, Dublin on Friday, 31st May at 12.30pm.

The death has occurred of James (Jim) Minogue Coppenagh, Thomastown, Kilkenny
May 17, 2024

The death has taken place of James (Jim) Minogue, Coppenagh, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny, peacefully at home, with his loving family, 17th May 2024. Predeceased by his sister Mary-Anne and brother Mick. Sadly missed by his loving wife Kathleen, daughter Alice, son-in-law Mick Flynn, adored grandchildren Caoimhe, Sean and Zoe, his sister Kathleen O Sullivan, brothers Eddie and John, nieces and nephews, a wide group of neighbours and friends and a wonderful team of carers.


Reposing at the Mercy Side Chapel, Church of the Assumption, Thomastown, from 5.15pm on Sunday with rosary and vigil prayers in the main Chapel at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am followed by burial in Calvery Cemetery, Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny.


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