Very Rev. Canon Patrick Henchy PP


Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s

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

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

Ballyphehane PP : 12/4/1961 – 10/4/1969

Crosshaven PP : 10/11/1957 – 12/4/1961

Caheragh PP : 29/10/1953 – 10/11/1957

Ss. Peter & Paul’s CC : 5/3/1935 – 29/10/1953

Bandon CC : 5/7/1931 – 5/3/1935

Diocesan Schools Inspector : 1/9/1926 – 5/7/1931

The Lough CC : 5/10/1924 – 1/9/1926

St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris : 1913 – 5/10/1924

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 5/3/1963.
Writing in the Fold (Cork Diocesan magazine) in July 1963 he looked back over the 50 years of his priesthood.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Church of the Assumption, Grounds, Ballyphehane, Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Ven. Archdeacon Arthur Stritch, P.P., V.F., Kinsale; deacon was, Very Rev. Robert V. Canon Powell, Adm., Cathedral; sub-deacon was, Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon O’Mahony, P.P., Douglas, and the master of ceremonies was, Very Rev. Daniel Canon Connolly, P.P., Ss. Peter & Paul’s.