Very Rev. Canon Timothy O’Leary PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Bantry

Colleges Attended
St. Vincent’s Seminary, Cork, Ireland

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
01/03/1881

Appointments
Glounthaune PP : 14/1/1917 – 29/8/1928

Tracton PP : 19/3/1911 – 14/1/1917

Muintir Bhaire PP : 20/3/1898 – 19/3/1911

Glanmire CC : 27/3/1892 – 20/3/1898

Carrigaline CC : 21/5/1891 – 27/3/1892

Tracton CC : 1886 – 21/5/1891

Muintir Bhaire CC : 1881 – 1886

Notes
He was an uncle of Fr. Patrick O’Leary, C.C., Cathedral – with whom he shares a grave in Glounthaune.
He was known in the Diocese as Tadhg Mór
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1917.
While parish priest of Muintir Bhaire his work in connection with the Congested Districts Board was a permanent asset to the people of the district.
At Durrus (Parish of Muintir Bhaire) he built the Sacred Heart Church(1901).

Date Of Death
29/8/1928

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Glounthaune. Co. Cork

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

Obituary
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, was the celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass. The deacon was, Fr. Patrick O’Leary, C.C., Cathedral (nephew); sub-deacon was, Fr. John O’Mahony, C.C., Cathedral, and the masters of ceremonies were, Very Rev. Dr. Joseph Scannell, President, St. Finbarr’s Seminary and Fr. Denis Murphy, St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris.

Associated Links
His nephew, Fr. Patrick O’Leary, CC