Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
Ursuline Convent Chapel, Blackrock, Cork
Drimoleague PP : 1897 – 28/2/1917
Goleen PP : 09/1879 – 1897
Dunmanway CC : 1869 – 09/1879
Ballinhassig CC : 1867 – 1869
Watergrasshill CC : 1864 – 1867
Schull CC : 1863 – 1864
Goleen CC : 1860 – 1863
He was a brother of Very Rev. Andrew Forrest, P.P., Innishannon (1896-1917).
He was interred beside the church (Drimoleague) in a vault where also are laid the remains of two former pastors: Very Rev. John Ryan (1817-1850) & Very Rev. John D. Creedon (1851-1872).
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Parochial House, Drimoleague, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
All Saints Church Grounds, Drimoleague, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. Denis Murphy, St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris; deacon was, Fr. Timothy O’Sullivan, C.C., Kinsale; sub-deacon was, Fr. Laurence Callanan, C.C., Drinagh, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John V. Hurley, C.C, Bantry.
His brother, Very Rev. Andrew