Very Rev. Patrick O’Toole PP


Parish Of Birth

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

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

Crosshaven PP : 24/5/1945 – 10/4/1953

The Lough CC : 14/3/1915 – 24/5/1945

Chaplain, Greenmount Industrial School : 22/2/1913 – 14/3/1915

Chaplain, City & County Male Gaol : 11/10/1908 – 22/2/1913

Chaplain, Presentation Convent, Bandon : 31/5/1908 – 11/10/1908

Ministry Abroad/Salford, England : 10/1907 – 1908

His brother Very Rev. Thomas J. O’Toole also served in the Diocese.
. He was a cousin of Archdeacon James Fleming, P.P., The Lough (1890-1921).
As a singer , Fr. O’Toole will be remembered by the people of Cork. He had a particularly fine tenor voice, which lacked nothing in melody or volume, and when he was stationed at the Church of the Immaculate Conception (The Lough), it was his special and joyful task to lead the voices of thousands of his fellow citizens in praise to God at the Annual Eucharistic Procession.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Crosshaven, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St Brigid’s Church Grounds, Crosshaven, Co. Cork

The Dean of Cork, Rt. Rev. Mgr. J. Scannell, D.D., V.G., presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. Celebrant was Very Rev. Richard J. Barrett, P.P. Belgooly; deacon was Fr. Arthur Stritch, C.C., Mayfield; sub-deacon was Fr. Denis J. Deasy, Carrigaline; master of ceremonies was Fr. Eugene Corcoran, C.C., Kinsale.

Associated Links
His brother, Very Rev. Thomas
His cousin, Archdeacon James Fleming