Parish Of Birth
Enniskeane / Desertserges
St. Patrick’s College, Carlow Ireland
Details Of Ordination
Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow, Co. Carlow
Glounthaune CC : 7/8/1976 – 12/9/1984
Drinagh CC : 26/9/1967 – 7/8/1976
Goleen CC : 22/6/1963 – 26/9/1967
Chaplain, Dunmanway : 12/12/1961 – 22/6/1963
Ministry Abroad/Southwark : 1958 – 1961
He was a nephew of Very Rev. Fr. Daniel J. Hurley, P.P., Enniskeane (1955-1962) and a cousin of Very Rev. John (Jack) McCarthy, P.P., Kilbrittain (1985-1991).
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Mercy Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Glounthaune, Co. Cork
Two Bishops concelebrated the Requiem Mass at the Sacred Heart Church, Glounthaune – Bishop Michael Murphy and Bishop John Buckley. With them were Fr. Jack McCarthy, C.C., Carrignavar (first cousin), Fr. L. Cosgrove (first cousin), Very Rev. Edward T. Fitzgerald, P.P., Glounthaune, a host of priests – classmates, priests who had worked with him in the parishes, friends.
The singing of the Mass was lead by Very Rev. Eugene Cashman, P.P., and Very Rev. D. Linehan, P.P.
Bishop Buckley preached the homily.