Funeral Of 11-Year-Old Laois Boy To Take Place Today

Ben Connolly passed away on Wednesday. 

The funeral of a Laois boy, who passed away after battling a rare genetic order for 11 years, will take place later today. 

Ben Connolly passed away on Wednesday. 

The Mountmellick boy suffered with Allan Herndon Dudley Syndrome, which causes severe developmental delay and low muscle tone.

Due to the Covid 19 restrictions a family funeral will take place at St Joseph's Church, Mountmellick, at 11am. 

Ben's funeral mass can be viewed online

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