Very Rev. Timothy O’Donovan PE


Parish Of Birth
Ardfield / Rathbarry

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s Pro-Cathedral, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

Retired ex Rath and the Islands PP : 12/10/1987

Rath and the Islands PP : 8/12/1972 – 12/10/1987

Clonakilty CC : 20/9/1969 – 8/12/1972

Glandore CC : 29/9/1962 – 20/9/1969

Courceys CC : 15/7/1961 – 29/9/1962

Skibbereen CC : 1954 – 15/7/1961

Cape Clear CC : 1949 – 1954

Ministry – Kildare Diocese : 1946 – 1949

Ministry Abroad/ Liverpool : 1941 – 1946

Fr. Tim was 92 years when he died.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
St Paul’s, Bushmount, Clonakilty

Place Of Burial

Death notice from Irish Examiner :-
O’DONOVAN (Clonakilty): On June 29, 2007, peacefully, in the loving care of the Sisters and staff of St. Paul’s Nursing Home, Bushmount, Clonakilty, VERY REVEREND FR. TIMOTHY O’DONOVAN, Camus, Castlefreke, former Parish Priest of Rath and The Islands. Deeply regretted and very sadly missed by his sister Kathleen O’Leary, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, sister-in-law Eileen, Bishop Buckley, priests of the diocese, his good friend Cardinal Cathal Daly, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reception into St. Michael’s Church, Rathbarry on this (Saturday) evening at 5pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 2.30pm. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Requiescat in pace.