Very Rev. Canon Denis Scanlan PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Kilmurry

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Maries of the Isle Convent Chapel, Cork
21/9/1902

Appointments
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

Notes
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
16/9/1959

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

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

Obituary
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.