Death of Ballincollig Parish Priest

The death has occurred of Fr. George O’Mahony, Parish Priest of Ballincollig.  Fr. George peacefully returned to the Lord this afternoon after an illness.

Fr. George grew up in Drimoleague Parish and was ordained on 19th June 1971 and was due to celebrate the golden jubilee of his Ordination to the Priesthood this year.

He served as parish priest of Ballincollig Parish since 2003.  He previously served as parish priest of Knocknaheeny from 1996 – 2003 and before that as curate in Douglas, Farranree, Ballydehob and Ardfield after he began his priestly ministry on temporary mission in Southwark.

In accordance with current government guidance, Fr. George’s funeral will take place privately.

May he be in the company of the Lord whom he served.