Parish Of Birth
Enniskeane / Desertserges
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.