Rev. Joseph Rice CC

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Kenmare (Diocese of Kerry)

Colleges Attended
St. Kieran’s College Kilkenny, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Kieran’s College Chapel, Kilkenny
7/6/1931

Appointments
Glandore CC : 1948 – 30/4/1953

Clonakilty CC : 1937 – 1948

Manager, Fishery School, Baltimore : 1933 – 1937

Cape Clear CC : 1931 – 1933

Notes
Fr. Rice was a noted athlete. As a student at St. Kieran’s, he played for the Kilkenny County hurling selection. He was also very prominent in Kerry hurling and football championships when playing for Kenmare. He remained a staunch supporter of the G.A.A. until his death.

Date Of Death
30/4/1953

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Home, Glasnevin, Dublin

Place Of Burial
Holy Cross Church Grounds, Kenmare, Co. Kerry