Canon Donal Linehan, retired Parish Priest of Ballinora, peacefully returned to the Lord on Friday, July 19th, in Marymount Hospice in the presence of his family and friends.
Canon Donal was ordained on the 1st of June 1959. He served in many parishes in the diocese until his retirement in 2015.
Requiem Mass will be celebrated for Canon Donal in St. James’s Church, Ballinora on Monday, July 22nd at 12.00 noon with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
May Canon Donal now rest in the peace of the Lord whom he served faithfully.