Rev. Nessan Shaw OFM Cap CC

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Dungarvan (Diocese of Waterford)

Details Of Ordination
Capuchin Friary, Ard Mhuire, Creeslough, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
29/6/1943

Appointments
Gurranabraher CC : 14/9/1981 – 13/7/1997

Notes
Prior to his appointment in Gurranabraher he taught at the Capuchin College, Rochestown, Cork (1943 – 1961); ministry at the Capuchin Friary, Church St. Dublin 7 (1961 – 1964); Capuchin Friary (Holy Trinity), Cork (1964 – 1970); Guardian & Rector, Rochestown College, Cork (1970 – 1976), and ministry at the Capuchin Friary, Church St. Dublin 7 (1976 – 1981).
He had a long association with the sporting life of Cork – teaching hurling and football to the young. His long involvement with the Cork County Board and St. Finbarr’s Hurling and Football Club is well documented.
He was a founder member of the Leevale Athletic Club and he took a keen interest in training the members of the club.

Date Of Death
13/7/1997

Place Of Death
Bon’s Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Capuchin Cemetery, Rochestown, Co. Cork

Obituary
Solemn Requiem Mass was concelebrated at the Church of the Ascension, Gurranabraher.