Rev. Edmund O’Brien OP Cp.

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Clontarf (Archdiocese of Dublin)

Colleges Attended
St. Mary’s (Dominican), Tallagh, Co. Dublin, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Mary’s Priory, Tallaght, Co. Dublin
21/5/1981

Appointments
Chaplain, Port of Cork : 1982 – 1994

Notes
His first and only assignation after completing his studies in Rome was in 1982 to St. Mary’s Priory, Cork, where he was immediately appointed port chaplain, three years after the retirement of Fr. Leo Lennon, OP. He brought to it his own unrivalled experience of the sea – having sailed the high seas for fourteen years (1952-1966) as a radio operator for the Marconi Company.

Date Of Death
3/6/1977

Place Of Death
Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Cork