Dean Timothy (Thady) Cullinane PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Turner’s Cross PP : 2/9/1957 – 14/8/1965

Bandon PP : 8/9/1943 – 2/9/1957

Cathedral Adm : 1/5/1937 – 8/9/1943

South Parish CC : 5/10/1924 – 1/5/1937

Ss. Peter & Paul’s CC : 7/7/1918 – 5/10/1924

Chaplain, Military Prison/Cork : 11/10/1908 – 7/7/1918

Chaplain, North Infirmary : 11/10/1908 – 7/7/1918

Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Crosshaven : 21/4/1907 – 11/10/1908

Clontead AP : 3/12/1906 – 21/4/1907

Inchigeela AP : 09/1906 – 3/12/1906

He was a step-brother of Very Rev. Jeremiah Cullinane, P.P., Belgooly (retired).
In 1931, when the Church of Christ the King at Turner’s Cross was completed (being then in the South Parish), Fr. Cullinane was appointed senior curate there.
In 1957, Bishop Lucey set up Turners Cross as a parish and it was most appropriate that he chose as its first Parish Priest the same priest who had been its first senior curate.
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 8/9/1937.
Appointed Vicar Forane (V.F.) of the Bandon Deanery on the 8/9/1943.
Appointed Dean of the Diocese on the 7/6/1961.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Church Cemetery, Bandon

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Ross was the celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass. The deacon was, Very Rev. Robert V. Powell, Adm. Cathedral; sub-deacon was, Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon O’Mahony, P.P., Douglas, and the masters of the ceremonies were Very Rev. Daniel Canon Connolly, P.P., Ss. Peter & Paul’s, and Very Rev. Dr. Jeremiah J. O’Sullivan, Dean of Residence, U.C.C.