Very Rev. Canon Timothy Augustine (Gus) Coffey

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Bandon

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
20/6/1926

Appointments
Crosshaven PP : 4/7/1963 – 16/7/1977

Goleen PP : 23/3/1962 – 4/7/1963

South Parish CC : 8/5/1953 – 23/3/1962

South Parish Assistant CC : 2/2/1946 – 8/5/1953

Kilmichael CC : 3/12/1942 – 2/2/1946

Uibh Laoire CC : 22/7/1939 – 3/12/1942

Ballydehob CC : 8/4/1935 – 22/7/1939

Kilbrittain CC : 11/12/1932 – 8/4/1935

Ministry – Limerick Diocese : 1926 – 1932

Notes
He was a brother of Fr. John Baptist Coffey, Cp. Presentation Convent, Bandon (1935-1936).
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 25/6/1974

Date Of Death
16/7/1977

Place Of Death
Crookhaven, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Crosshaven, Co. Cork

Obituary
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Ross was the chief celebrant of the Concelebrated Requiem Mass. The other concelebrants were;- Fr. Ml. Dineen (nephew); Most Rev. Dr. Michael Murphy, Coadjutor Bishop of Cork & Ross; Rev. Fr. Riordan; Dean Bastible, Canon Murphy-O’Connor, Fr. Lucey and Fr. Owen. Cashman was the master of ceremonies.