Very Rev. Denis J. (Star) Murphy PP


Parish Of Birth
Ss. Peter & Paul’s

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

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

Kilmichael PP : 14/5/1955 – 11/2/1960

The Lough CC : 31/1/1953 – 14/5/1955

Kilmurry CC : 18/4/1935 – 31/1/1953

Enniskeane CC : 5/7/1931 – 18/4/1935

Caheragh CC : 29/7/1928 – 5/7/1931

Beal Ath’n Ghaorthaigh CC : 5/6/1927 – 29/7/1928

Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Bandon : 5/10/1924 – 5/6/1927

Sherkin Island CC : 1918 – 1924

His first appointment (Sherkin Island) was on loan to the Diocese of Ross.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

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

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Ross, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass in St. Finbarr?s Church, Toames. The celebrant of the Mass was, Very Rev. William D. Johnson, P.P., Drimoleague; deacon was, Fr. Matthias F. Murphy, Chaplain, Our Lady?s Hospital; sub-deacon was, Fr. John J. Murphy, C.C., Belgooly and the master of ceremonies was, Very Rev. Daniel Canon Connolly, President, St. Finbarr?s College.