Death Of Rev. Fr. John McGrath, Formerly Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

It is with a great personal sadness that I learned of the death yesterday, Saturday 29th August 2020, of Rev. Fr. John McGrath, Rosegreen, Cashel, Co. Tipperary; Mullinahone, Thurles, Co. Tipperary and formerly of Moycarkey, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Retired Parish Priest of Mullinahone; beloved son of the late John (Jack) and Hannah; brother of the late Biddy Anne Kelly and James McGrath; Fr. McGrath passed away unexpectedly at Limerick Regional Hospital, following a brief illness.

His passing is most deeply regretted by his sisters Kitty (Campion) and Mary (Ryan); brother Paddy; sister-in-law Catherine; nieces; nephews; grandnieces; grandnephews; extended relatives; friends; former parishioners; Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly and Priests of the diocese of Cashel and Emly.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

Due to HSE and Government restrictions regarding Covid-19 virus; a family only funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday in St. John the Baptist Church, Friar Street, Cashel at 11:30am, followed later by private cremation.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam uasal

For the many people who would like to attended the Requiem Mass for Fr. McGrath, but due to virus restrictions are unable to be present, same can be viewed online HERE.

The extended McGrath family wish to express their appreciation for your understanding at this difficult time and have made arrangements for those wishing to send messages of condolence, to use the link shown HERE.


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