Parish Of Birth
Ovens / Farran
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Carrigaline PP : 13/9/1982 – 27/1/1987
Kilbrittain PP : 9/10/1979 – 13/9/1982
Douglas CC : 23/6/1973 – 9/10/1979
Ballyphehane CC : 14/8/1964 – 23/6/1973
Kinsale CC : 19/12/1959 – 14/8/1964
Cathedral/Blackpool CC : 14/5/1955 – 19/12/1959
Durrus CC : 1/8/1948 – 14/5/1955
Ministry Abroad/Glasgow : 1945 – 1948
He was a brother of Very Rev. Florence (Flor) O’Flynn, P.E.
He was a nephew of Very Rev. Florence McCarthy, P.P., Aughadown (1926-1963)
He was the first parish priest to be appointed to Carrigaline when it was made an independent parish from Crosshaven on the 12/9/1982.
He was the first priest to be buried in the grounds of Our Lady & St. John’s Church, Carrigaline.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
Our Lady & St. John’s Church Grounds, Carrigaline, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Michael Murphy, Bishop of Cork & Ross, was the chief celebrant of the concelebrated Requiem Mass. he was assisted by His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. John Buckley, Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon O’Flynn, Glasgow (brother), Very Rev. Florence O’Flynn, P.P., St. Joseph’s, Mayfield (brother), Very Rev. William Shinkwin, P.P., The Lough, Very Rev. Declan Crowley, P.P., Ovens, Very Rev. Michael G. O’Brien, Adm. Carrigaline. Very Rev Mons. Denis Hayes acted as master of cermonies.
His brother Fr. Flor
His uncle, Very Rev. Florence McCarthy, PP