Purcell, Oaklands, Arklow, Co. Wicklow and formerly of Portlaoise, Co. Laois 2nd May 2019. John A (ex I.F.I., Arklow) peacefully at home in the care of his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Breda (née Lewis) and loving father of Orla, Noelle, Rory, Colm and Seán, dearly loved brother of Junie, Mary and the late Eddie and Bessie.
He will be sadly missed by his loving sons, daughters, sisters, grandchildren Conor, Dylan, Darragh, Liam, Mathias, Aiden, Amelia and Seán, sons-in-law John and Andrew, daughters-in-law Annelise, Sarah and Mai, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, friends and neighbours.
John A will be reposing at Hudson’s Funeral Home Tuesday from 2pm, with removal Tuesday evening at 6.30pm to The Church of Sts. Mary & Peter, Arklow arriving at 7pm. Funeral Wednesday after Mass at 10am to St. Gabriel’s Cemetery, Arklow.