Rev. Jeremiah O’Donovan CC

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Timoleague

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
20/6/1926

Appointments
Carrigfada CC : 1938 – 15/4/1942

Union Hall CC : 1930 – 1938

Cape Clear CC : 05/1927 – 1930

Skibbereen CC : 1926 – 05/1927

Notes
At the time of his death, Fr. O’Donovan was cycling home to Carrigfada(Rosscarbery) from Skibbereen, as he reached to top of Connonagh Hill (on the road from Skibbereen to Rosscarbery), he apparently collapsed. When he was discovered he was beyond medical aid.

Date Of Death
15/4/1942

Place Of Death
Connonagh Hill, Rosscarbery, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Peter’s Church Grounds, Carrigfada, Rosscarbery, Co. Cork

Obituary
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. D. Moynihan, Bishop of Ross presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The Requiem Mass was celebrated by Fr. Kieran Collins, C.C., Rosscarbery; Fr. Patrick E. Collins, C.C., Union Hall, was deacon; Fr. Joseph Rice, C.C., Clonakilty, was sub-deacon, and Fr. John Barrett, C.C., Skibbreeen, was master of ceremonies.