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Home Deaths Deaths in Laois – Wednesday March 7, 2018 Deaths Facebook Pinterest Ten Laois based players named on Leinster rugby U-18 girls squad Laois County Council create ‘bigger and better’ disability parking spaces to replace ones occupied for outdoor dining Community Facebook Twitter Pinterest Below are the recent deaths in Laois.Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam.Brian KellyRathmiles, Killenard, Portarlington, LaoisPeacefully at his residence. Sadly missed by his loving wife Therese, family Clare, Sharon, Sandra, Mark, Greg, Liam and Rory, sisters Elizabeth and Madeline, grandchildren, great-grandchild,extended family and friends. Rest In Peace.Requiem Mass in St John’s Church Killenard on Thursday at 12pm noon. Funeral afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. Family Flowers Only Please. Donations if desired to the Irish Cancer SocietyPhilomena KennedyThe Downs, Portlaoise, LaoisDeeply regretted by her loving husband Laurence and son William.Reposing at Keegans Funeral Home, Portlaoise from 7 pm to 8 pm on Wednesday evening. Removal on Thursday moring to SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Portlaoise for 10 am Requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in Oakvale Cemetery, Stradbally.Laurence (Larry) BreslinGlenkeen, Clonaslee, LaoisLaurence (Larry) Breslin, Glenkeen, Clonaslee, Co Laois. Died peacefully at home on March 5th 2018. Deeply regretted by his brothers Bernie and Michael, sisters Mary, Rose (Sr. Finbarr – Mullingar), Margaret, Ellen and Bridie, sister-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.Reposing at his residence from 3pm on Wednesday with Recital of The Rosary at 8pm. Reposing again on Thursday from 3pm untill 8pm. Lars funeral will arrive for 11 o’clock Requiem Mass on Friday morning in St. Manmam’s Church, Clonaslee. Interment after Mass in St. Manmam’s Cemetery, Clonaslee. Family flowers only. House private Friday morning please.Linda Conroy (née Lanham)Ballyroan, Laois / Portlaoise, LaoisThe death has occured of Linda Conroy (nee Lanham), Ballyroan and formerly Marian Avenue, Portlaoise. Linda passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family in the Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Sadly missed by her heartbroken husband Gerry, sons Keith, Garry and Scott daughters Emma-jane and Karen. Deeply regretted by her mother Maura, mother-in-law Pauline, sisters Teresa and Gillian, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends. Reposing at her daughter’s residence 17. Cross of Newtown, Ballyroan from 2pm on Tuesday 6th March rosary at 8pm. Removal on Wednesday (morning) 7th March at 9am for Requiem Mass at 10am in St. Peter & Paul’s Parish Church, Portlaoise. Burial afterwards in St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to The Irish Cancer Society.Margaret (Peggy) Mills (née Fox)Thornberry, Abbeyleix, LaoisPeacefully in the loving care of the Staff of St. Brigid’s Hospital, Shane. Predeceased by her husband Joe. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Seamus and Joseph, daughters Maria, Roseanne, Assumpta, Carol and Ciara, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law Patricia, grandchildren, great-grandnson Danny, brothers, sisters, extended family relatives and friends.Reposing at the Adoration Chapel adjoining the Church of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 5pm.on Tuesday with removal to the Church of The Most Holy Rosary, for 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwads in St. Patrick’s Cemetery.Karen Coonan (nee Dixon)Chantiere Gate, Portlaoise, LaoisCoonan (nee Dixon), Chantiere Gate, Portlaoise. March 3rd 2018. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Karen, dearly loved wife to Owen and adoring mother to Matthew. Deeply regretted by her loving family, her parents Anne and Brendan and brother Alan, mother in law Philomena, sister in law Trisha, brothers in law, Brian, Barry, and Dermot, beautiful nieces and nephews Cassie, Maeanna, Theo, Laurence and Aonghus, uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home from 6pm on Monday evening with rosary at 8pm. Removal on Tuesday to Ss Peter and Paul’s Church for 10am requiem Mass. Interment afterwards in Ss Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Portlaoise.Doris LalorCremorgan, Timahoe, Laois / Ballinakill, LaoisDoris passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family in Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Predeceased by her husband Dan. Sadly missed by her heartbroken children, son Willie and daughter Trish. Deeply regretted by her mother Phil, father Patrick, brothers John, Colm, Declan and Eamonn. Sadly missed by her daughter in law Karen, grandchildren Ellie -Ann and Heidi, sisters in law, brother in law, uncle, aunts and nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.Reposing at her residence from Sunday evening at 6.30pm with Rosary at 8 o’clock. Removal on Monday morning at 11.30 to arrive to Saint Michael’s Church, Timahoe for 12 noon Requiem Mass, followed by interment in Saint Michael’s Cemetery, Timahoe. House private Monday morning please.John (Sean) Rafter (Snr)Boherard, Clough, Ballacolla, LaoisPeacefully, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his devoted wife Josie, children Siobhan, Michael, Paul, Noreen, Majella and John, sister Kathleen, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.Reposing at his residence from 3.00pm on Monday with Rosary at 9.00pm. Removal to St Canice’s Church, Clough on Tuesday morning for Requiem Mass at 12.00 noon. Burial immediately afterwards in Clough Cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only. donations if desired to St Vincent de Paul.William MulhallCappanaclough, Abbeyleix, LaoisSuddenly. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Doreen, daughter Deidre, sons Liam, Matt, Seamus and Declan, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, relatives and friends.Reposing at his residence on Friday with rosay at 8pm. Removal on Saturday to St. Brigid’s Church, Shanahoe, for 12 noon Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Raheen Cemetery. House Strictly Private on Saturday morning, by request.SEE ALSO – Deaths in Laois – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Deaths in Laois – Wednesday March 7, 2018 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Rugby Twitter WhatsApp By Julie Anne Miller – 7th March 2018 Council
Related news IE Staff OECD raises outlook for Canadian economic growth this year Keywords Economic forecastsCompanies CFA Institute Stagflation is U.S. economists’ biggest fear, SIFMA says Economy lost 68,000 jobs in May While CFA members from across the globe remain pessimistic about the prospects for capital markets in the coming year, Canadian CFA members are markedly more positive on Canada’s economic outlook, according to the CFA Institute 2012 Global Market Sentiment Survey. The survey measures the mood of more than 2,500 CFA charterholders and members on the outlook for world capital markets and the ongoing struggles associated with the global credit crisis. Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Share this article and your comments with peers on social media “Around the world, investors remain concerned about the prospects for market performance and ethics in 2012, and it is difficult to envision a return to strong global performance without prompt attention to restoring investor confidence,” says Kurt Schacht, managing director for market policy at CFA Institute. “Industry participants must act to give investors reason to trust in the fairness of markets again, and regulators worldwide need to intensify efforts to deal effectively with ongoing systemic disruptions. With the exception of a few local markets, there is very little to cheer about in 2012.” Significant Canadian highlights of the global survey include: > Canadians see local strength, global weakness Comparing Canadian predictions for domestic and global markets, 88% predict the local economy will expand or stay the same in 2012 while only 11% predict local economic contraction. At the same time 32% predict contraction for the wider global economy. > Weak economic conditions seen as biggest risk to Canadian markets Though Canadians are optimistic about the local economy, 57% of Canadian respondents cited weak economic conditions as the biggest potential risk to local capital markets in 2012. > Equities expected to underperform other asset classes Globally, 59% of respondents predict that asset classes other than equities will be top performers in 2012. This number was even higher among Canadian respondents, at 64%. However, U.S. respondents are more bullish, with a majority predicting global equity markets to be top performers. > Sovereign debt crisis likely to continue More than 75% of all respondents see no improvement in the current sovereign crisis in 2012. This sentiment was widely shared among all survey participants. > Credit crisis leaves lasting impact Slightly more than 50% of both Canadian and global respondents believe the impact of the crisis will last three to five more years. > Regulatory improvements still needed to improve market integrity Asked to identify the regulatory action most needed to improve trust in the global market, 43% of Canadian members surveyed cited improved regulation and oversight of global systemic risk, 22% identified improved enforcement of existing laws and regulations, while 12 percent cited improved transparency of financial reporting. > Employment for investment professionals expected to remain flat Of Canadians surveyed, 62% believe employment opportunities for investment professionals will remain the same, 11% believe opportunities will increase, and 25% see opportunities decreasing over the coming year. The CFA Institute 2012 Global Market Sentiment Survey was created to seek input from CFA Institute members and gather feedback on market sentiment, performance and market integrity issues in the coming year. The survey was conducted online from November 2-11.