Very Rev. Timothy Coakley PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

Details Of Ordination
Irish College, Paris

Timoleague PP : 1956 – 9/9/1961

Clonakilty CC : 1945 – 1956

Courtmacsherry CC : 1938 – 1945

Clogagh CC : 1936 – 1938

Ardfield CC : 1933 – 1936

Manager, Fishery School, Baltimore : 1931 – 1933

Cape Clear CC : 1929 – 1931

He was Secretary of the Union of Priests at the Irish College in Paris.
As Parish Priest of Timoleague he was a leading figure in the drive to build the new National School at Clogagh – the completion of which took place sometime after his death.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Mercy Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Church of the Nativity of our Lady Grounds, Timoleague, Co. Cork

His Lordship the Bishop of Cork, Most Rev. Dr. C. Lucey, presided at the Solemn Requien Mass. The celebrant was Fr. John Dooley, C.C. Clonakilty; and the deacon was Fr. Patrick E. Collins C.C., Skibbereen; the sub-deacon was Fr. Fachtna Stanton M.H.M. (Timoleague), and the master of ceremonies was Fr. Tom McGrath, C.C., Clonakilty.