Parish Of Birth
Moyne Park, Ballyglunin, Co. Galway, Ireland
Missionarissen van het Heilige Hart in Gerdingen, Bree, Belgium
Details Of Ordination
MSC Student House, Moyne Park, Ballyglunin, Co. Galway
Glenville CC : 10/9/1987 – 8/3/1993
Sacred Heart CC : 14/9/1981 – 10/9/1987
In 1938 he began his studies at the MSC House, Bree, Belgium. In 1940 (10th May) when the German army invaded Belgium the Irish students fled to England and then came back to Ireland. He continued his studies at MSC House, Moyne Park, Ballglunin, Co. Galway.
After ordination he graduated from University College, Cork with a degree in Science.
Prior to receiving his Diocesan Appointments he had spent some years teaching at Sacred Heart (MSC), Western Road, Cork, Coláiste an Chroí Naofa (MSC), Carraig na bhFear, Co. Cork and Coláiste an Phiarsaig, Glanmire, Co. Cork.
Over the years Irish drama and music groups, which he coached, won numerous awards at events all over the country. He was particularly known for his work with Scoil na nOg Irish College in Glanmire and Presentation Convent School, Bandon.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Tig na Sagart, Glenville, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Oliver’s Cemetery, Model Farm Road, Cork