Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Carlow Ireland
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
Cathedral of St Mary & St. Anne, Cork.
Ahiohill CC : 14/9/1981 – 3/3/1983
Chaplain Clonakilty : 6/9/1980 – 14/9/1981
Fr Hayes was the Deacon at the Youth Mass in Galway (30/9/1979) during the Pope John Paul’s visit to Ireland and he sang the Gospel.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
The Presbytery, Ahiohill, Enniskeane, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Finbarr’s Cemetery, Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Murphy, Bishop of Cork and Ross, was the chief concelebrant of the Requiem Mass at the Church of the Assumption, Ahiohill. In all, some sixty priests concebrated, including a large proportion of Fr. Hayes’ own class mates from seminary days.
In the santuary were: Fr. Denis Hayes, assiatant to the Bishop; Very Rev. Canon Wm. Murphy, P.P., Enniskeane, Fr. Martin Scully, C.C., Enniskeane, Fr. Gus Keating, C.C., Bealad. Fr Eugene Cashman, P.P. was chanter and a choir under Fr. David McAuliffe, C.C., Carrigfadda, led the congregation in the singing of the Mass.