Rev. John Baptist Coffey Cp.

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Bandon

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
17/6/1934

Appointments
Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Bandon : 1/10/1935 – 1936

Mission Abroad/Africa : 1935 – 1935

Notes
After ordination, he volunteered for missionary work in Africa with St. Patrick’s Missionary Society (Kilteagan Fathers). His health failed on his return to the diocese and he retired due to ill health. He resided at St. Patrick’s Hospital, Wellington Rd., Cork.
He was a brother of Very Rev. Timothy Gus Canon Coffey, P.P., Crosshaven (1963-1977).

Date Of Death
10/1/1979

Place Of Death
Cork Regional Hospital (Cork University Hospital), Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Bandon, Co. Cork