Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
Marie Reparatrice Convent Chapel, Cork
Monkstown PP : 18/7/1922 – 14/11/1939
St. Patrick’s CC (Lr. Rd.) : 1907 – 18/7/1922
Chaplain, Christian Brothers/Cork : 27/2/1896 – 20/8/1907
St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris : 27/2/1896 – 20/8/1907
His cousin, Very Rev Patrick A. Canon Roche, P.P., Glanmire predeceased him by some three weeks (21/10/1939).
May have been the priest who featured in the First Confession story by Frank O’Connor.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Parochial House, Monkstown, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Monkstown, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. William D. Johnson, C.C., Monkstown; deacon was, Fr. Daniel J. McCarthy, C.C., Monkstown; sub-deacon was, Fr. Laurence Callanan, C.C., Monkstown, and master of ceremonies was, Fr. Michael O’ Leary, C.C., St. Patrick’s.
His cousin, Very Rev. Canon Patrick A. Roche, PP