Very Rev. Canon Denis Scanlan PP


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Maries of the Isle Convent Chapel, Cork

Kilmurry PP : 9/4/1935 – 16/9/1959

St. Patrick’s CC (Lr. Rd.) : 16/9/1928 – 9/4/1935

Bandon CC : 14/1/1917 – 16/9/1928

Innishannon CC : 21/4/1907 – 14/1/1917

Chaplain, Ursuline Convent, Blackrock : 10/7/1903 – 21/4/1907

Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Crosshaven : 8/3/1903 – 10/7/1903

Drinagh CC : 1902 – 8/3/1903

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 8/11/1955.
During his 24 years as Parish Priest (Kilmurry), he built two new schools, at Kilmurry and Kilbonane….

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Joseph’s Church Grounds, Cloughduv, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork, presided at Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was Very Rev. Daniel Canon Connoly, President, St. Finbarr’s College; the deacon was Very Rev. Thomas Canon O’Keeffe, P.P., Glanmire, and the sub-deacon was Very Rev. Denis Canon Murphy, Church of the Immaculate Conception(The Lough)
was master of ceremonies.