Parish Of Birth
Ardfield / Rathbarry
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Finbarr’s Seminary Chapel, Farranferris, Cork
Ballincollig CC : 11/10/1908 – 15/2/1928
Kilbrittain CC : 14/9/1902 – 11/10/1908
Chaplain, North Presentation Convent : 14/2/1899 – 14/9/1902
Chaplain, South Infirmary Hospital : 2/7/1897 – 14/2/1899
Chaplain, Reparation Convent : 2/7/1897 – 14/2/1899
Chaplain, Presentation Convent(South) : 20/4/1897 – 2/7/1897
He had been attending a sick call when he suddenly collapsed and died in the house to which he had gone to administer the Last Sacraments.
He was a brother of Very Rev. Patrick O’Donovan, P.P., Ballincollig (1928-1929).
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Powder Mills, Ballincollig, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Mary & St. John’s Church Grounds, Ballincollig, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. Denis O’Flynn, P.P., Crosshaven; deacon was, Fr. Patrick C. McSwiney, C.C., St. Finbarr’s South; sub-deacon was, Fr. Daniel Horgan, C.C., St. Joseph’s, Mayfield, and the master of ceremonies was, Very Rev. Dr. Joseph Scannell, President, Farranferris.