Very Rev. William Desmond PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Bandon

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

Details Of Ordination
Paris, France
16/6/1889

Appointments
Ballincollig PP : 17/7/1922 – 15/8/1928

Muintir Bhaire PP : 22/2/1913 – 17/7/1922

Bantry CC : 4/12/1910 – 22/2/1913

Kilmurry CC : 6/9/1899 – 4/12/1910

Spike Island CC : 20/3/1898 – 6/9/1899

Chaplain, Sisters of St. Vincent de Paul/North Infirmary : 22/2/1897 – 20/3/1898

Chaplain, Ursuline Convent, Blackrock : 8/11/1891 – 22/2/1897

St. Patrick’s (Lr. Rd.) Sacristan : 7/6/1891 – 8/11/1891

Chaplain, St. Patrick’s Hospital : 7/6/1891 – 8/11/1891

Ministry Abroad/Middlesborough, England : 1889 – 05/1891

Date Of Death
15/8/1928

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Mary & St. John Church Grounds, Ballincollig, Co. Cork

Obituary
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. D. O’Connor C.C. (cousin), Killala, Co. Mayo; deacon was, Fr. Mathew McSweeney C.C., Ss. Peter & Paul’s; sub-deacon was, Fr. Denis Murphy, Farranferris, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Patrick McSweeney C.C., St, Finbarr’s (South).