Rev. Nessan Shaw OFM Cap CC


Parish Of Birth
Dungarvan (Diocese of Waterford)

Details Of Ordination
Capuchin Friary, Ard Mhuire, Creeslough, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

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

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

Place Of Death
Bon’s Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Capuchin Cemetery, Rochestown, Co. Cork

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