Very Rev. Canon Gerald Keohane

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Bantry

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
20/6/1954

Appointments
Retired ex Ss. Peter & Paul’s : 1/7/2005

Ss. Peter & Paul’s PP : 7/9/1985 – 30/6/2005

Chaplain, Collins Barracks : 5/1/1963 – 7/9/1985

Chaplain, Naval Base, Haulbowline : 24/3/1962 – 5/1/1963

Sherkin Island CC : 12/4/1961 – 24/3/1962

Chaplain, Collins Barracks (pro-tem) : 09/1960 – 12/4/1961

Farranree CC (pro-tem) : 1/9/1958 – 09/1960

Ministry Abroad/New York : 1954 – 1958

Date Of Death
23/4/2009

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Care Village, Mt Desert, Cork

Place Of Burial
The Lough church grounds

Obituary
KEOHANE (Cork and Coomhola, Bantry): On April 23, 2009, peacefully and in the devoted care of Sr. Baptist, Sr. Goretti and the staff of the Bon Secours Care Village, Cork, CANON GERARD J. KEOHANE, retired Parish Priest of SS Peter and Pauls and Chaplain to the Defence Forces, son of the late John and Marcella Keohane. Deeply regretted by his sister Mary-Frances, sister-in-law Blanche, nephew Michael Gerald, niece Blanche-Marie, relatives, Bishop Buckley, priests of the Diocese of Cork and Ross, former parishioners and a wide circle of friends. Reposing at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, The Lough, from 6pm this (Friday) evening. Prayers at 7pm. Concelebrated Requiem Mass on tomorrow (Saturday) at 12 noon. Burial immediately afterwards in the church grounds. May he rest in peace.