Very Rev. John Collins PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Skibbereen

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

Details Of Ordination
Irish College, Paris
22/6/1902

Appointments
Leap PP : 05/1931 – 28/2/1956

Kilmeen/Castleventry PP : 02/1930 – 05/1931

Castlehaven Adm : 12/1921 – 02/1930

Clonakilty CC : 09/1918 – 12/1921

Castlehaven CC : 07/1914 – 09/1918

Clonakilty CC : 1909 – 07/1914

Ministry Abroad/Glasgow : 1902 – 1909

Date Of Death
28/2/1956

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Mary’s Church Grounds, Leap, Co. Cork

Obituary
His Lordship. Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork & Apostolic Administrator of Ross, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. James Coombes, C.C., Leap; deacon was, Fr. Kieran Collins, C.C., Union Hall; sub-deacon was, Fr. Timothy O’Donovan, C.C., Skibbereen, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John Barrett, Adm. V.F., Skibbereen.