Media diary notice for the Funeral Mass of Katie Graham RIP

06 Feb 2024

The Funeral Mass for the late Katie Graham RIP will take place in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Arles, Co Laois, Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin, at 11.00am tomorrow, Monday 5 February.  The Chief Celebrant for this Mass will be Father Padraig Shelley, Parish Priest.  Mass will be followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. 

To allow Father Shelley the time and space to pastorally care for the grieving family, and to prepare for the Funeral Liturgy, media are asked to direct all queries about this Mass to the Catholic Communication Office in Maynooth, see numbers below. 

In respect of the wishes of the family, and of the solemnity of the Mass, media photography and cameras are not permitted within the church before and during the Mass.

Please note:
– A public address system will be in place on the grounds of the church from which audio feeds can be taken;
– The church’s webcam will livestream the Mass on Webcam – Arles Parish

Thank you for your cooperation at this sensitive time.