Christopher "Christy" Connolly, The Pines, Forest Park, Borris Road, Portlaoise and formerly of the Grange, Newbridge.
Deeply regretted by his children Shane, Annabel and Amanda, siblings and extended family.
A private family funeral will take place.
Removal by Glennon's Fuenral Directors on Saturday arriving at St. Conleth's Parish Church, Newbridge, for Requiem Mass at 11am.
Mass will be live-streamed on the Newbridge Parish websitehttps://www.newbridgeparish.ie/parish-church.
Burial afterwards in St. Conleth's Cemetery, Newbridge.