Rev. Matthias Francis (Matt) Murphy CC

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Ss. Peter & Paul’s

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
21/6/1942

Appointments
Blackrock CC : 19/6/1965 – 20/9/1972

Chaplain, Naval Base : 5/1/1963 – 19/6/1965

Chaplain, Our Lady’s Hospital : 21/12/1957 – 5/1/1963

Kilmichael CC : 31/10/1953 – 21/12/1957

Chaplain, Little Sisters of the Poor : 15/8/1948 – 31/10/1953

Chaplain, Sisters of St. Vincent de Paul, Dunmanway : 3/12/1942 – 15/8/1948

Notes
He died (suddenly) in San Sebastian, Spain, while on the Blackrock Parish pilgrimage to Lourdes.

Date Of Death
20/9/1972

Place Of Death
San Sebastian, Spain

Place Of Burial
St. Michael’s Church Grounds, Blackrock. Cork

Obituary
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Ross presided at the Concelebrated Requiem Mass. The principal concelebrant was, Very Rev. Mons. R. Roynane, P.P., Mallow, and the co-concelebrants were Fr. Bertie O’Mahony, C.C., Blackrock; Rev. Dr. Timothy Crowley, Adm., St. Finbarr’s South; Fr. M. Kelleher, C.C., Buttevant and Fr. Diarmuid O’Connor, C.C., Farran.