Very Rev. Canon Timothy O’Leary PP


Parish Of Birth
Enniskeane / Desertserges

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

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

Bantry PP : 22/9/1930 – 30/06/1942

Ballincollig PP : 1/7/1929 – 22/9/1930

Mayfield CC : 6/10/1923 – 1/7/1929

South Parish CC : 21/4/1907 – 6/10/1923

Drinagh CC : 8/3/1903 – 21/4/1907

Ballinhassig CC : 25/6/1900 – 8/3/1903

Farran CC : 10/11/1899 – 25/6/1900

Appointed Vicar Forane on the 22/9/1930.
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 25/9/1930.

Canon O’Leary was a distinguished theologian, and an expert in Canon Law.
His appointment to Ballinhassig on the 25/6/1900 coincided with Ballygarvan – formally part of Douglas Parish, being added to Ballinhassig Parish.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Finbarr’s Church Grounds, Bantry, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Coholan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Finbarr’s, Cork. The celebrant of the Mass was Venerable Archdeacon Michael A. Kiely, P.P., V.F., Kinsale; deacon was Very Rev. Timothy Canon Cullinane, Adm. Cathedral; subdeacon was, Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon Fehilly, P.P., Ss. Peter and Paul’s. The master of ceremonies was, Fr. Edward Fitzgerald, C.C., St. Finbarr’s.