Very Rev. Canon John Fahy PP


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Monkstown PP : 18/9/1901 – 7/6/1922

South Parish CC : 1881 – 18/9/1901

Bandon CC : 06/1880 – 1881

Carrigaline CC : 1877 – 06/1880

Chaplain, Sisters of Mercy/Bantry : 1876 – 1877

Chaplain, City Gaol : 1872 – 1876

Cathedral/Sacristan : 1872 – 1876

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 28/11/1914.
At Monkstown he erected at his own expense the grotto to Our Lady of Lourdes as thanksgiving for the recovery of his sight which had been failing considerably.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Monkstown, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Monkstown, Co. Cork

The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass was, Very Rev. Thomas Canon Barrett, P.P., St. Finbarr’s West, The Lough; deacon was, Fr. Timothy Murphy, C.C., Ringaskiddy; sub-deacon was, Fr. Daniel O’Shea, C.C., Cathedral, and the masters of ceremonies were, Fr. Richard J. Barrett, C.C., Cathedral, Fr. James Cashman, C.C., Monkstown and Fr Edward Fitzgerald, C.C., Monkstown.