Mgr. John Barrett PP VG


Parish Of Birth
Kilmeen & Castleventry

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s Pro-Cathedral, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

Clonakilty PP : 16/12/1961 – 23/2/1980

Timoleague PP : 1961 – 16/12/1961

Skibbereen Adm : 1949 – 1961

Skibbereen CC : 1939 – 1949

Leap CC : 1936 – 1939

Diocesan Inspector Ross : 1931 – 1936

Chaplain, Sisters of Mercy/ Skibbereen : 1931 – 1936

Ministry Abroad/England

Appointed Papal Prelate with title of Monsignor in 1962.
Appointed Vicar General of the Diocese on the 16/12/1961.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
Church of the Immaculate Conception Grounds, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Ross, presided at the Concelebrated Requiem Mass. He was assisted by Most Rev. Dr. John Aherne, Bishop of Cloyne, and Most Rev. Dr. Michael Murphy, Coadjutor Bishop of Cork & Ross. The concelebrants included; Rev. Patrick Walsh, C.C., Clonakilty; Rev. Owen Cashman, C.C., Clonakilty; Very Rev. D. J. Canon McCarthy, P.P., Dunmanway, and all the parish priests of the Diocese of Ross.