Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Chaplain, Poor Clare Convent : 1955 – 6/5/1974
Lecturer U.C.C./Sociology : 1944 – 1974
Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Turner’s Cross : 21/12/1943 – 1953
Chaplain, Clifton Oratory : 8/9/1940 – 21/12/1943
Beal Ath’n Ghaorthaigh CC : 10/9/1938 – 8/9/1940
Ministry Abroad/Southwark : 1935 – 1938
On his return from ministry in England, he became actively involved in the promotion of Adult Education in Cork as well as throughout Munster. He was also responsible for the diploma course in Sociology at the University College, Cork.
He was for many years a council member of the Cork Historical & Archaeological Society.
He was also a prominent member in the Legion of Mary.
For a brief pen picture of Fr. Jerome – particularly with reference to his role in the Department of Sociology at the University College, Cork, we would recommend: U.C.C. Record-University College, Cork 1975 p. 31.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Finbarr’s Cemetery, Cork
Very Rev. Robert V. Canon Powell, P.P., V.F., Bantry, presided at the Concelebrated Requiem Mass at St. Finbarr’s South, Cork. The concelebrants were: Very Rev. Charles O’Connor, P.P., Monkstown; Rev. Dr. Peter Dempsey, O.F.M. Cap., University College, Cork; Rev. Dr. Liam Ryan, St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth; Rev. Dr. Timothy F. Crowley, Adm., St. Finbarr’s South, and Fr Nicholas, O.F.M. Cap., Dublin.