The death took place on February 24th at Milford Hospice, peacefully after a short illness of Margaret Hayes (nee Hackett), Leigh, Two Mile Borris, surrounded by her loving family, in her 58th year.
Her remains reposed at Egans Funeral Home, Thurles on Monday 26th. Removal took place on Tuesday morning from her residence, with Guard of Honour provided by the Leigh Residents and friends, to the Junction, with her remains arriving at St. James Church, Two Mile Borris for 11.30am. Requiem Mass, followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery. Chief Celebrant was Fr. Tom Fogarty P.P. assisted by Fr. George Bourke, Fr. Martin Hayes and Fr. Celsus Tierney.
Deeply mourned by her husband Martin, sons T.J. and Patrick, daughter in law Sharon, Patrick's fiancee Una, grandchildren Sophie and James, sisters Maureen Heffernan (Dublin) and Catherine Lord (Baltinglass), brothers John, Michael, Eamon, P.J. and Liam, sisters in law, brothers in law, aunt Rita, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours, and a wide circle of friends.
May she rest in peace.