MASS of Remembrance on 23 November 2020 Moyvane. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4v9zfcSVq0



25 12 2020


VOYAGE In 1976, Tim Severin left Brandon Creek with a crew of five on a voyage to prove that it was possible for St Brendan, to discovered America. He died recently aged 80.


DEATH of Patrick (Pat) Moloney, Keylod, Moyvane, on December 22nd, 2020. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Bridget, sister Johanna and brother Michael. Survived by his brothers William and Tom, brother-in-law Brian, sister-in-law Christina, and nephews.


DEATH on 22nd December 2020 of ‘Mossie’ Brosnan, Ballybunion, he was a former bakery owner, hackney operator and member of Ballybunion Fire Service. Mossie is predeceased by his wife, Joan and daughter, Eileen. Survived by son, Billy, daughters, Mary C and Siobhán, daughter-in-law, Breda O’Donovan, sons-in-law, John Dillon and Patrick Shanahan, grandchildren: Jennifer and Kieran Brosnan, Diarmuid and Hannah Dillon, brother Stevie and sister Kathleen, sisters-in-law, Greta, Kathleen and Mary Stephen in London, nieces, and nephews.




ANNIVERSARIES: Pat Dalton, Der O’Connor, Cathy Scannell, Jackie McNamara, Peggy Mahony, John Joe Hanrahan, Sr. Magdalen Harnett, Paddy Curtin, Tom Enright, Denis Histon, Maureen Egan, Hannah Wetherall, Irene O’Keeffe, Brendan Mulvihill, Peg O’Shea, Sr. Felicitous Joy, Sr. Noella Crowley, Fr. James Hannon, Margaret Beardsley, Fr. Michael Francis Kennelly, Pat Mullane, Peg Joy, Mass Moyvane Sat 26th at  7.30pm for– Patrick Curtin, Aughrim; Sun 27th at 11.00am for Ned & Maureen Sheehy, Leitrim Middle; Fri 1st at 12 noon for Ben Mulvihill, his parents Tessie & Denis  & his nephew Denis Jones; Sat 2nd at 7.30pm for Marie Walsh, Barragougeen (Months Mind) & Ellen Walsh and Mass on Sun 3rd at 11.00am for Dan O’Callaghan, Aughrim,  Johnny & Margaret Diggins, Murhur, Patrick & Hannah Enright, Glin (Anniversaries).


Mass Knockanure; Sun 27th at 9.30am for  Hannah & Ned Quinn, Beenanaspig, Kilmorna, and Mass on Sun 3rd at  9.30am for Teresa & Michael Bambury, Gortagleanna. 


19 12 2020


SYMPATHY To Tony & Timmy Horgan, Trien on the death of their sister Kathleen  Mankin, who died in London recently.


DEATH on 16th December 2020 of  Tommy Kelly of Coole West, Athea, predeceased by his parents Jack & Mary and brother Denis. Survived by sons Jonathan, Maurice & Thomas, brothers Pat (England), Jimmy & John, sisters Joan (England), Maureen & Nora, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces.


DEATH took place on 13th December 2020 of Sr. Scholasticia Scanlon of Presentation Convent, Killarney. Formerly of Dromroe, Ballagh, West Limerick. Daughter of the late Ned and Mai and sister of the late Maura, and sadly missed by her sisters Gretta (Ryan) and Ita, brothers Eamonn and Patrick, sisters-in-law Mary and Ann, nephews, nieces, grand nephews, grand nieces, relatives, and her Presentation Community.


DEATH has occurred of Patrick Flaherty, Firies Village, and formerly of Knockanure, Moyvane,  at his daughters residence on the 12th December 2020 in the loving care of his family. Predeceased by his parents Tim and Hannah, brothers Tim, John, Michael, Tom, Willie and sisters Mary and Hannah. Survived by his wife Doreen, daughter Joan, son John, son-in-law Neilly, daughter-in-law Ilona, grandchildren, Danny, Marie, Jevon, Oran, Brogan, Bryn and seven great grandchildren, sister Nora, nieces, nephews and extended family. He was a great accordion & flute player, and will be missed by his card playing friends, And as a Parish volunteer.


ANNIVERSARIES: Sr. Basil McAuliffe, Margaret Carmody, Eileen Moriarty, Sheila Kerins, Nora Crane, Mary McKenna, Michael Foley, Kieran Hayes, Liam Foley, Desmond Groarke, Noreen Buckley, Jim Sheehy, Sr. Marguerite Shine, Sr. Maura Carmody, Mary White, Hazel Culhane, Eileen Mansfield, Michael Brosnan, Sr. Carmel Beasley, Jack O’Brien, Michael Dalton, Tom Walsh, Mary Moriarty, Margaret Lynch, John Behan, Dan Shine, Willie O’Connor, Mary Stack, John Joe Kennelly, Nancy Brosnan, Mauren Sheehy, Denny McEnery, Sr. Rita Donegan, Tom Wright, John Michael O’Sullivan, Elizabeth Lynch, Michael Flanagan, Bea Galvin, Michael Moore, Julia McCarthy,


13 12 2020


DEATH of Peg Hayes, Bedford, Listowel, on December 9th, 2020. Survived by her nieces and nephews. Peg was laid to rest at St Michael’s Churchyard, following requiem mass in Listowel church.


DEATH of Catherine (Kitty) McEnery (née Cox), Tubbertureen, Moyvane and late of Kilcox Lower, Lisselton on December 5th, 2020.  Predeceased by her husband Denny and sister Maureen. Survived by her sons Denis, John, Liam, Tom, Leonard and Aidan, daughter Margaret Doherty (Templeglantine), her 23 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren, brother Tom, sisters Ann and Nodie, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, and nieces. Kitty was born in 1934 and married Denny in 1962. Kitty was laid to rest at Knockanure Churchyard, after requiem mass in Moyvane Church on 8th December 2020.


ANNIVERSARIES: Con Shine, Mary Boland, Jim Walsh, Seamus Flaherty, Anne Cunningham, Breda Meehan, Paidi O’Shea Hannah Dillon, John Dalton, Eileen Dalton, Mary Walsh, Crissie Nolan, Mathew Thompson, Paudie O’Connor, Phyl O’Kelly, Eddie Carmody, Tom Moran, Sr. Dympna Mulvihill, Sheila Harnett, John Dillon, Bridie Cox, John Mulvihill, Fr. Placid Nolan, Lila Carroll, Sr. Loreto Relihan, Sr. Anna Patricia O’Connor, Michael O’Connor, Peg Meade, Neelie Buckley, Micheal Carr. Mass Moyvane; Sat 12th  at 7.30pm  Shared Christmas Mass (for the living on Christmas list);


 Sun 13th at 11.00am for Mike Joe, Eily Mai & Seamus O’Flaherty, The Village (Anni); Mon 14th at   10.00am Shared Christmas Mass (for the living on Christmas list); Tues 15th at 7.30pm for John & Timmy Buckley, New Houses (Anni) their parents Elizabeth & Jeremiah & dec. of Buckley & Kiely families; Fri 18th  7.30pm for Ned, Catherine & Nora Keane, Lenamore; Sat 19th  at 7.30pm for             Con Healy, Moyvane North, and mass on  Sun 20th  at 11.00am for Connie Shine, The Village & dec of Shine family. Mass Knockanure on Sun 13th at 9.30am for John Joe Barry, Knockanure Village (Months Mind); Wed 16th  at 7.30pm Shared Christmas Mass (for living on Christmas list);Thurs 17th  at 7.30pm  for John & Peggy McElligott, Lissaniskea, Kilmorna & their daughter Betty McElligott Neumann, and mass on  Sun 20th  9.30am for Willie O’Connor, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna.





5 Dec 2020


DEATH of Marie Walsh (née Walsh), Barragougeen, Moyvane and late of Tullamore, Listowel, on November 30th, 2020. Predeceased by her husband John P. Sadly missed by her sons Pat, Jerry, John-Joe, James and Mike, daughters Helen, Ann, Theresa and Margaret, grandchildren Leah, Sean, Ella, Darragh, Marc, Luke, Dylan and Shane, brother Diarmuid, son-in-law Aidan, daughters-in-law Anne and Fiona, sisters-in-law Mary (London) and Margaret (Tralee), nephews, and nieces.


DEATH of Gerald Stack, of Dooncaha, Tarbert on December 3rd, 2020. Predeceased by his parents Gerald and Nora, sisters Mary, Kitty, Peggy, Noreen and Breda. Sadly missed by his sister Hannah O'Sullivan (Finuge), nephews, and nieces.


DEATH of Angela Carmody (née Kelly), Knockerin, Skehenerin, Listowel and late of Knockadireen, Duagh on December 3rd, 2020. Predeceased by her husband Mossie, brother Bill and sister Betty. Survived by her sons Patrick and Maurice, grandchildren Danny, Patrice, Ellie and Ben, brother Pat (Listowel), sisters Peggy (Youghal) and Ann (London), daughters-in-law Joanne and Pauline, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces.




ANNIVERSARIES: Breda Thomas, Fr. Liam Hayes, Sheila Nash, Tom O’Connell, Thomas J O’Donoghue, John Broderick, Tom Culhane, Betty Neumann, Nora Kennelly, Mary Ellen Daly, John Fitzgerald, Con Healy, Sr. Mary Kevin Enright, Margaret Moloney, Jack Conroy, Breda Leahy, Paudie Mulvihill, Eugene Brandon, Timothy O’Sullivan, Tom Mulvihill, Tom Flaherty, Fr. Brian Dalton, Fr. Bob Barry, Mass Moyvane; Sat  5th at  7.30pm for Maurice & Joe O’Connell, Tarbert  & Deceased of the O’Connell family; Sunday 6th  at 11.00am for Paudie O’Connor, Upper Direen, Athea; Monday 7th at 10.00am a Shared Christmas Mass (for the living on Christmas list) and 7.30pm for Mark Flaherty, Glin (Anni & 30th Birthday Remembrance); Tuesday 8th FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION – HOLY DAY Mass at 11.00am for Dermot Blythe, Westport (Rec Dec) & his loving wife Brenda who predeceased him some years ago, and Mass at 7.30pm for David & Tina Thompson, Leitrim West (Rec Dec); Wed. 9th at 7.30pm for Tom Culhane, Leitrim East (1st Anni); Thurs 10th  at 7.30pm for Alice Hanrahan (née Clifford), Aughrim & her sister Kate; Fri. 11th at 7.30pm for Nora & Mick Roche, Glin Road; Sat. 12th at 7.30pm a Shared Christmas Mass (for the living on Christmas list); Sunday 13th at 11.00am mass for Mike Joe, Ellie Mai & Seamus O’Flaherty, The Village.


 Knockanure Mass –Sunday 6th at 9.30am for Sheila Nash, Gortdromagouna (Anni) & Deceased of the Nash family; Tuesday 8th FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION -HOLY DAY  9.30am Shared Christmas Mass (for the living on Christmas list), and mass on Sunday 13th at 9.30am for John Joe Barry, Knockanure Village (Months Mind).


29 Nov 2020


MASS of Remembrance on 23 November 2020 Moyvane.






MASS: Regardless of the National announcement on the lifting of restrictions, Masses will remain the same in the car park/radio in Moyvane until Sat 5th. 


PADRE PIO Devotions in Castleisland Parish Church on line on the First Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm. Witness by: Rachel O’Brien, her story is laced with positivity, hope, courage and a love of Saint Pio.


MEALS: Knockanure Community Centre are providing meals for locals during the restrictions of Covid 19. Glin Homes & Daycare Centre has been providing up to 90 meals on Wheels. Meals are delivered to the elderly of Glin and surrounding parishes of Loghill, Ballyhahill, Athea, Moyvane and Tarbert. They have been operating for past five years.


MASS: Horizons runs 9 to 10 am on Sunday mornings on Radio Kerry. It is followed directly by Mass from Our Lady and St. Brendan’s Church, Tralee.


DEATH of Ita Bradley (née Liston) Athea Village, Athea, / Tralee, Late of Meadowlands, on 20th November 2020. Predeceased by her parents Ned & Mary Anne, husbands Denis McNulty (Donegal) & Sean Bradley (Donegal), and her brother Tom Liston (Athea). Sadly missed by her children, daughter Geraldine, sons Kieran & Colm, son in law Vito Missorici, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters Mary Pallas (Limerick), Theresa Mullane (Athea), Anne Carroll (Caherconlish) & Phil Foley (Listowel), brother-in-law Johnny Mullane, and nephew Tony Pallas.


DEATH has taken place of Philomena Vaughan – Nee Goulding (Lahinch, and Knockanure,) on


November 21st in her 95th year. Relict of Micheal R.I.P. Pre deceased by her brothers Jackie and Donal. Mother to Brid, Maree, Aileen (O’Sullivan) and twins John and Michael. Missed by her son in law, daughter in law , grand children, nieces, and  nephews.


DEATH of Margaret Neenan (nee Pierce) of Laccamore, Abbeydorney and formerly Doon, Tralee, at home in her 101st year on 26th November 2020, wife of the late John, mother of Gerard, Marie & Patricia and sister of the late Hannah (Carroll). Also survived by her her grandchildren Máiréad, Ciara, Greta, Eimear & John, great grandchildren Ruby & Bróna, nieces Sr. Breda O.P. (Drogheda), Josephine & Teresa, nephews Michael (and the late Johnny), daughter-in-law Ann, and son-in-law Ned.


ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. John Joe Walsh, Sr. Carmel Danaher, Tim Healy, Nora Leahy, Birdie Joan Ahern, Nora McAuliffe, Ellen Quinn, John McMahon, Ann Kissane, John O’Connor, Pat Hayes, Jim Brosnan, Julia Leahy, Rita Fitzmaurice, Sr. Marie Costelloe, Bridie McCarthy, Tommy Foley, Peggy Sheehan, Jackie Healy Rae, Bridie Campbell, Mass Moyvane; Sat 28th at  7.30pm for Margaret & Johnny Meade, Aughrim; Sun 29th at 11.00am for Peggy & Mick Sheehan, Leitrim Middle; Mon 30th at          7.30pm for Alan Collins, London (seriously ill) & his sister Roberta, his loving carer.  Their deceased parents Pan & Kevin Collins; Tues 1st at 7.30pm for John O’Connor, Inchamore & his son Seán; Wed 2nd at 7.30pm Mass for              Deceased members of the ICA & deceased relatives of ICA members; Thurs 3rd at 7.30pm for Tom Hanrahan, New York, his brother Con, sister Helen O’Connor, Tarmons & their parents Thomas & Mary Ellen, Lr. Aughrim; Fri 4th at 7.30pm for Michael Dore, New Houses (Anni) & Breda Dore (Months Mind); Sat 5th at 7.30pm for Maurice & Joe O’Connell, Tarbert & Deceased of the O’Connell family and Mass on  Sun 6th  at 11.00am for                Paudie O’Connor, Upper Direen, Athea. Mass Knockanure; Sun 29th at 9.30am  for Holy Souls (all on the November List), and Mass on  Sun 6th at 9.30am for Sheila Nash, Gortdromagouna (Anni) & Deceased of the Nash family.


FEAST of the Immaculate Conception is on Dec. 8th



22 11 2020




Tom Culhane Snr, Leitrim East; Con Healy, Moyvane North ; Hazel Culhane, Leitrim East; Baby Max, Upper Direen; Baby Luan, Tralee; Pauline Murphy, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna; Jack Walsh, Moyvane North, 


Jack Shine, Glin Road; Hannah Keane, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna; Patrick Hayes, Clounbrane; James Kirby, Glenalappa; Con Carmody, Moyvane Village; Anne Prendiville, Carrueragh; Mike-Joe Cronin, Mail Road Cross; Pat Joe McEnery, Tubbertoureen; Willie Pearse, Woodgrove; Willie Buckley, Church Road; Patrick Shanahan, Kilbaha; Anne Nolan, Carrueragh; Kathleen Stack, Church Road; Baby Keelin, Ballincollig; Breda Dore, Woodgrove; John Joe Barry, Knockanure Village; Kathleen O’Brien, Church Road.   This Mass will go out on YouTube on Monday 23rd at 7pm.   You will also be able to hear it on Assumption Radio 99.9fm which will broadcast at the same time. I ask your continual prayers for those who are grieving their loved ones.  May our loved ones especially those who have died this year enjoy new life in God’s Kingdom.  May they rest in peace.  As always thanks to Conor Hogan for filming and to our music ministry by our gifted trio Lisa, Laura and P.J. 


DEATH took place on 13th November 2020 of John Joe Barry of Knockanure Village, Moyvane and formerly of Birmingham, England, peacefully in University Hospital Kerry surrounded by his loving wife and family. Predeceased by his parents Mick and Mai Barry, Knockanure. John Joe, beloved husband of Mary and loving father to Theresa (Athea) Angela (Moyvane) Anthony (Mayo) Mary, Bernadette, Michael and Brenda (Birmingham) 17 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, cousins, neighbours and his many friends.


He went to England in 1956 and married Mary and raised his family in England, retiring and came home to build a house on his father’s site in Knockanure, he was an only child.


His Requiem Mass was celebrated in Knockanure church on 16th November 2020.


DEATH of William Liam Bunce, 55 years old. Formerly of Lenamore, Ballylongford. Husband of Ann (nee Sheehy) Bunce.  Father of Sean, Brian, Aidan, & Maura.  Son of Margaret Ryan & John Bunce.  Brother of Kathleen Fitzmaurice, Breda Gaggioli, Marie McEnery, Evelyn Mullins, & John Bunce.


Funeral Thursday 9:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W 95th St. Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 10am (4pm Irish time). Date published 17th November 2020.


DEATH of Kathleen O'Brien (née Hynes), Church Road, Moyvane, and late of Renvyle, Connemara, on November 16th, 2020. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband Mick, daughter Pamela, sons Mike and Kieran, grandchildren, brother Peter, sister Barbara, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and friends.


DEATH of Margaret (Peg) Moloney (née Stack), Tullahinell, Ballylongford, on November 11th, 2020, wife of the recently deceased Patrick. Survived by children, Dolly, Peter, Ned, Patrick and Tony, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, brothers Brendan, Phil and Jim, daughters-in-law Irene, Julie and Marian, son-in-law John, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces.


DEATH of Bridget Guerin (née Moran), Dooncaha, Tarbert, on November 15th, 2020. Survived by her husband Sean, sister Sr. Catherine, brother-in-law Francis, and extended family.


DEATH of Marie Buckley (nee Moore) of Main Street, Cappawhite, Co. Tipperary on November 13th 2020, Marie wife of the late John, mother of Anne (O’Meara), Patricia, Nóirín, Maura and Sinéad, adored Nana of Aoife, Doireann and Eimhin and much loved sister of the late John J Moore and recently deceased Kathleen Dunleavy. Her husband John Buckley was a native of Moyvane, died about 25 years ago.


ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. John Horan, Joan Mullane, John Timothy Soules, Bridie Robinson, Jim Hudson, James McCarthy, Pat Foley, John Buckley, Maura Gallahue, Nell O’Carroll, Mattie Walsh, Con Bunce, Phil Scanlon, Bridie Quille, Eileen O’Brien, Sr. Goretti Francis Stack, Mass Moyvane;  Sat 21st  at 7.30pm for Deceased of the Sheehan family, Kilbaha, Dick, Peggy, Tom, John, Mary Vaughan, Myles & baby Richard Sheehan;  Sun 22nd at 11.00am for Holy Souls (all on the November List); Mon 23rd  at  7.00pm Memorial Mass for all whose funerals were celebrated, see list on top; Tues 24th  at       7.30pm for Willie & Mary Keane, Lenamore;  Wed 25th at 7.30pm for Johnny Quinn, Leitrim Middle; Thurs 26th at 7.30pm for Patrick Scanlon, Moher; Sat 28th at 7.30pm for Margaret & Johnny Meade, Aughrim, and mass on  Sun 29th at 11.00am for              Peggy & Mick Sheehan, Leitrim Middle.


  Mass Knockanure on feast Christ our loving King Sun 22nd  at 9.30am for Holy Souls (all on November List); Fri 27th at 7.30pm for Paddy Flavin, Kilmeaney, his wife Bridie & his brother Jack, and Mass on Sun 29th at 9.30am  for Holy Souls (all on the November List).


RADIO: Assumption Radio 99.9fm All Masses from Moyvane Church can be heard on this wavelength.  Please note tannoy switched off in Moyvane Car Park. Knockanure Masses remain on tannoy system only.


FEAST of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, which the Church observes on Nov. 21.


When she was 3 years old, Mary’s parents took her to the Temple in Jerusalem, where she would live and learn to serve in the Temple worship. Mary remained in the Temple until she reached puberty, when she was betrothed to Joseph.




DEATH of Christina (Tina) Thompson (née Perry), Leitrim West, Moyvane, and late of Bourne, Lincolnshire, U.K. on November 9th, 2020, wife of the recently deceased David. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her son Mark and daughter-in-law Nicola, grandsons Ben, Séan and James, brothers-in-law Michael and Philip, and sister-in-law Sandra.


DEATH of Catherine Ita O'Connor (née Harnett), Rathoran, Kilmorna, Listowel, and late of Purt, Abbeyfeale, (last of 14 of the Harnett family, Purt), on November 7th, 2020, in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband Davy, son David and grandson David. Survived by her sons John, Jim and Morgan, daughters Carina, Geraldine, Mary and Cora, her 24 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sister in-law Bridie (Ennis), nephews, nieces, grandnephews, and grandnieces.


ANNIVERSARIES: Tom Scanlon, Mossie O’Halloran, Mary Moloney, Rita Kelly, Tom Barrett, Mickie Buckley, Noreen Moore, Tess Fitzgerald, David Hegarty, Sr. Gerard Sheehy, Maureen Scollard, Pat Martin, Noreen McElligott, Margaret Halpin, Noreen Broderick, Richie Martin, Maureen Fitzmaurice, Philomena Curtin, Liam Collins, Brendan Ferriter, Evelyn Scannell, Mass in Moyvane; Sat 14th at 7.30pm for Holy Souls (all on November list); Sun 15th at 11.00am for Noreen O’Driscoll, Farranree, Cork (Anni); Mon 16th at 7.30pm for Mairéad Lehane, Cappagh, Askeaton (Months Mind); Tue 17th at  7.30pm for Aniela Nawrot, Kepno, Poland (who is unwell at this time); Wed 18th at 7.30pm for Mickey Buckley, Glin Road (1st Anni); Sat 21st at 7.30pm for Deceased of the Sheehan family, Kilbaha, Dick, Peggy, Tom, John, Mary Vaughan, Myles & baby Richard Sheehan, and Mass on Sun 22nd at 11.00am for Holy Souls (all on the November List).


 Mass Knockanure on Sun 15th at 9.30am for Holy Souls (all on November List); Fri 20th at 7.30pm for Michael Culhane, Ballyguiltenane, Glin (Anni), and Sun 22nd at 9.30am Mass for Holy Souls (all on November List). 




7 11 2020

SYMPATHY to Tom & Pat Moore, Glenalappa & Nenagh and to the Dalton family, Beale on the death of their uncle Mick Culhane whose funeral took place recently in Glin.


DEATH of Norah Fitzgerald Keale, Athea, who died in New York on 31st October 2020. Predeceased by her parents Jack & Nellie. Survived by brothers and sisters, Kathleen (USA), Mary Ita (Clare), Michael (Dublin), Eileen (England), Sean (Athea) & Pat (Templeglantine), brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, and grand-nieces. She worked at the United Nations in the 80s.


ANNIVERSARIES: Mai Lane, John Eymard O’Connor, SR. M Ita O’Connor, Betty Histon, Paddy Flavin, Christina Scanlon, Elizabeth O’Connor, Patsy Flynn, Sr. Eithne Finucane, Margaret Forde, Helmuit Kostal, Ann Barry, Bridie Meade, Johnny Collins, Gus Cremin, Harold Sheahan, Michael White, Robert Corridan, Mass Moyvane; Sat 7th at 7.30pm for          Neilie Flynn, Abbeyfeale & l/o Kilmorna (Rec Dec)


(brother-in-law to Denis Flavin, Kilmorna);  Sun 8th  at 11.00am for Holy Souls (all on November List);


  Mon 9th at 7.30pm for Tim O’Connor, Inchamore & Sligo (Anni) -Parish Radio; Wed 11th  at 7.30pm for Bibi Dillon,Barragougeen, 40th Birthday Remembrance; Sat 14th at 7.30pm for Holy Souls (all on November list), and Mass on  Sun 15th at 11.00am for Noreen O’Driscoll, Farranree, Cork (Anni). Mass Knockanure on  Sun 8th  at 9.30am for  the Holy Souls (all on November List);  Fri 13th mass  at 7.30pm for Robert Connor, Kilbaha (Anni), and  Sun 15th, mass at 9.30am  Holy Souls (all on November List).


October 2020; We extend our sympathy to Mary Griffin and family Reens, Ardagh on the death of her son-in law Richard (Richie) Roche, Ballybehy, Abbeyfeale and formerly of Castlemahon. His funeral Mass was celebrated in the Church of the Assumption, Abbeyfeale on Saturday, October 24, at 11am followed by burial in Reilig Íde Naofa, Abbeyfeale. Sympathy also to his wife Trish, daughter Ava, son Mark, mother Mary, sisters Patricia and Teresa, brothers Paul, Denis and Michael,  brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours, work colleagues, comrades in the Abbeyfeale drama group and a large circle of friends. His acting ability was much admired by all who attended the many productions he appeared in. May he rest in Peace.


31 10 2020

MASS FOR PATIENTS WHO HAVE DIED IN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL KERRY on Monday 2nd November at 7.00pm.  You are welcome to join online at www.churchservices.tv/tralee or www.stjohns.ie


DEATH has occurred of Breda Dore of No. 1 Woodgrove, Moyvane on the 29th October, 2020, at her residence. Daughter of the late Ciss and Michael and sister of the late John, Mike and Kathleen and sister in law of the late Willie Pearse.  Survived by her brother Jeremiah, sisters, Hannah, Mag, Noreen, Mary and Teresa, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, brothers-in-law, sisters in law, all the Lynch, Triolio and Quinn families in New York and Singapore and the Dore, Pearse and O'Reilly families in London, relatives, neighbours and many friends.


ANNIVERSARIES: Sr. Eucharia Leahy, Michael Culhane, Eileen Murphy, Ita O’Gorman, Bridie Mason, Liam Lynch, Austin Stack, Jerry O’Carroll, Peg Stack, Mass Moyvane; Sat 31st at 7.30pm for  Bridie Hunt & her sister Louise O’Connell;   Sun 1st at  11.00am for  Holy Souls (all on November List);  Mon 2nd at  7.30pm for Gay Byrne, Dalkey, Dublin (1st Anni) -Radio Link Only; Tues 3rd at 7.30pm for Holy Souls (November List) – Radio Link Only; Wed 4th at  7.30pm for Kathleen Stack, Church Road (Months Mind); Thurs 5th at 7.30pm for               Holy Souls (November List) – Radio Link Only;  Fri 6th at   7.30pm for Connie McSweeney, Ballyguiltenane, Glin, (brother-in-law to Marian Quinn, Woodgrove);  


  Sat 7th at 7.30pm for Neilie Flynn, Abbeyfeale & l/o Kilmorna (Rec Dec) (brother-in-law to Denis Flavin, Kilmorna), and mass on Sun 8th at 11.00am for Holy Souls (all on November List).


Mass Knockanure on Sun 1st  at  9.30am for Holy Souls (all on November List), and Mass on   Sun 8th at  9.30am for  Holy Souls (all on November List).




NOVEMBER SACRED SPACES Moyvane and Knockanure Churches are open daily for visitation and prayer. You will have an opportunity to pray and reflect at these Sacred Spaces.  On your visit bring a colourful fallen leaf and place it in the big wooden dish – with a happy few words of blessing for those you are remembering. All our faithful departed are in the hands and care of our loving Jesus.  There will be prayers and reflections which you can read and reflect on at these ‘Spaces’.


THE LADY OF ALL NATIONS: Anyone wishing to look at The Lady Of All Nations prayer day with Fr. Paul Maria Sigl can do so by visiting www.gebetstag.info 


24 10 2020

ALL SAINTS and all Souls mass will be celebrated behind closed doors this year.              


DEATH has taken place of Betty O’Carroll (nee Nolan) (of Killelton, Ballylongford) & (Late of Moyvane) on Monday October 19th 2020. Predeceased by her husband Mossie, Betty is deeply regretted by her daughters Joan Browne, (Ballybunion) and Liz (Tralee), son-in law Liam, grandchildren Katie, Eoin, Brendan and great-granddaughter Siábhra and sister-in-law Maureen Nolan. Requiem Mass for Betty was celebrated at St. Michael’s the Archangel Church, Ballylongford, followed by burial afterwards in Lislaughtin Abbey.


ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. Sean Ryle, Denis Foley, Node Guiney, Patrick Healy, David Stack, James Moody, Joan Keane, Sr. Jarlath Kerrisk, Joe McKenna, Marie Buckley, Sean McMahon, Jamie McCoy, Jack Kennelly, Kathy Moran, Billy Mockler, Sr. Nuala O’Leary, Michael McNamara, Eileen Hannon, Moira Donohue, Micheal O’Sullivan, Eamon O’Connor, Mary McElligott. Mass on  Sat 24th at  7.30pm for      Tommy & David Stack, Keylod; Sun 25th at 11.00am for Anne Nolan, Carrueragh (Months Mind);


 Wed 28th at 7.30pm  for Liam Sexton, Knockanure & deceased of the  Sexton family; Fri 30th at  7.30pm for James Moody, Woodgrove; Sat 31st at  7.30pm for  Bridie Hunt & her sister Louise O’Connell and Mass on  Sun 1st at 11.00am  for Holy Souls (all on November List)


Knockanure Mass on Sun 25th at  9.30am for Seán McMahon, Carrueragh, and Mass on Sun 1st at                9.30am for Holy Souls (all on November List)


NOVEMBER MASSES; Your November list for the dead should be handed in no later than 31st October.  Our Novena of Masses for the Holy Souls begins on November 1st and will continue on the following dates:  These nine Masses can be heard over the tannoy in the car parks or on Parish Radio Link.  


 Sunday 1st November at 9.30am  in Knockanure, and 11.00am  in Moyvane;  Sunday 8th  at  9.30am Knockanure, and 11.00am Moyvane; Saturday 14th at  7.30pm  Moyvane; Sunday 15th at  9.30am  Knockanure; Sunday 22nd  at  9.30am  Knockanure, and 11.00am Moyvane and on Sunday 29th Mass at 9.30am at Knockanure.                                                                                                 


Fr.  Kevin will Privately celebrate six more Masses, so in total there will be 15 Masses for all those named on your November Lists.  Those in the Parish Offertory envelope system may use the envelope in their box or the envelope attached to the Newsletter this weekend.  If you use this one please put your box number on it. 


Envelopes can be dropped into the Parish Office, the post box at the Presbytery door or at weekend Masses. 


NOVEMBER CANDLES: November candles for your home with a nice prayer are available from the Parish Office €3.  It may be nice to set up a sacred space for November in your home. 


17  10 2020

DEATH of Anne O'Mahony (née Conway), Glouria, Lisselton, and late of Owenbeg, Easkey, Co. Sligo, on October 11th, 2020, Survived by her husband Maurice, sons Danny, Oliver, Martin, John, Cathal and their partners Jennifer, Angela, Jennifer and Elaine, daughter-in-law Xiao (Mary), granddaughter Ciara, brother Tony, sisters Kay Lavin, Mollie Kennedy, Elsie O'Reily and Martina Scanlon, brothers-in-law Gerry, Michael-John, Damien and John, sisters-in-law Eileen, Maureen and Carmel, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, extended family, former work colleagues, and neighbours.


ANNIVERSARY: Dan O’Donnell, Joan Hilliard, Tom Hogan, Sean Broderick, Moira Nash, Mick Reidy, Julia Anne Costelloe, Paddy Keane, Ita Vaughan, Anthony Foley, Ann Higgins, Pat Nash, Joan Woulfe, Paddy O’Sullivan, Bridget Dillane, Bridget Dalton, Ellen Orman, Paddy Horan, Nora O’Donoghue, Fr. Sean Dillon, Eddie and Mary Costelloe, Brendan Harnett, Denis Leen, Jimmy Mulvihill, Elizabeth O’Dowd, Tim Cantillon, Maurice Collins. Mass Moyvane; Sat 17th at 7.30pm for Seán Broderick, Coilagurteen; Sunday 18th at 11.00am for  Willie Martin, Glin (Rec Dec., uncle to Marian Quinn, Woodgrove); Wed. 21st at 7.30pm for Gerry Galvin, Leitrim East, his parents, Brendan & Eileen & his brother Pat; Fri. 23rd  at 7.30pm for Nora O’Donoghue & daughter baby Leah, Clounbrane & Perth (1st Anni);  Sat 24th  at 7.30pm for Tommy & David Stack, Keylod (Anni), and Mass on Sun 25th at        11.00am  for Anne Nolan, Carrueragh (Months Mind).


Mass Knockanure; Sun 18th at  9.30am for Parishioners, and Mass on Sun 25th  at 9.30am for Seán McMahon, Carrueragh.



11 10 2020

DEATH of Dan O'Flaherty, Kenny Heights, Listowel, and  Affoulia, Lisselton, on October 6th, 2020.  Brother of the late Anne, survived by his wife Mary, sons Liam, Donal and Dermot, daughter Josephine, grandchildren Arfaa, Shaheer, Hashir, Qaim, Donovan, Briana, Paddy, Libby, Liam, Chloe and Sophie, brothers Timmy and Billy, sisters Nora, Helen and Josephine, daughters-in-law Bridget, Joanne and Briana, son-in-law Farrukh, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces. Following Requiem Mass at Ballydonoghue Church Dan O’Flaherty, was laid to rest at Ahavoher Graveyard.


DEATH took place on 9th October 2020 of Cornelius (Neilie) Flynn, 20, Belfry Heights, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick and formerly of Kilmorna, Listowel, Neilie, (ex Kerry Group PLC and Flynns Hackney Services, Abbeyfeale) is sadly missed by his wife Kathleen, son Joe, daughters Brenda (Heffernan) and Sheila (Fisher), sister Sheila (Enright) and brother Martin.


Recent deaths; James Enright Main St., Tarbert, Unexpectedly in Abu Dhabi on October 3rd 2020.  Kay Papp nee Horgan, London late of Bunagara, and Sheila Mahony nee Stack, Florida, late of Toor, Duagh.


ANNIVERSARIES: Maurice Leahy, Pauline Quinn, Mary Hickey, Marguerite Clancy, Ned Connell, Sr. Martina Relihan, Elizabeth M. B. Kennelly, Mary O’Connor, Michael Finucane, Martin O’Connell, Bro. Michael McAuliffe, Fr. Hallie Ashe, Paddy Faley, Mass Moyvane; Sat 10th at 7.30pm for Seamus O’ Halloran, Donnybrook & l/o Ranelagh (Rec Dec); Sun 11th at 11.00am for Denny McEvoy, Aughrim, & deceased of the McEvoy & Foley families;  Wed 14th at  7.30pm for Mickey Buckley, Glin Road & deceased family members; Fri 16th at  7.30pm for Paddy & Maureen Fitzmaurice, Gurtdromosillihy;  


 Sat 17th at 7.30pm for Seán Broderick, Coilagurteen, and Sun 18th at 11.00am mass for Willie Martin, Glin (Rec Dec), (uncle to Marian Quinn, Woodgrove).


Mass Knockanure – Sun 11th at 9.30am for Pat Lynch, Lr Carrueragh, & deceased family. Mass  Sun 18th at 9.30am                 for Parishioners.


2 10 2020

DEATH of Kathleen Stack (née Enright), Church Road, Moyvane, and late of the Hill, Moyvane, on September 29th, 2020. Predeceased by her husband Willie and brother Mikey Joe Enright. Survived by   her nephew Donal, nieces Ursula, Anna, Kathleen and Margaret, grandnieces, grandnephews, and extended family.  Requiem Mass in the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane, was celebrated on Thursday, with burial afterwards in Ahavoher Cemetery.


DEATH of Noreen Lynch (née Horgan), Luachra Road, Clieveragh, Listowel, and late of 97 Church Street, Listowel, on September 26th, 2020, Survived  by her husband John, daughters Mary and Deirdre, grandchildren Aidan and Ciara, sons-in-law Dermot and Cathal, brother-in-law Tim Lynch, sister-in-law Marie Liston, nephews, and nieces.


DEATH of Anne Nolan (née O'Flaherty), Carrueragh, Kilmorna, on September 26th, 2020. Survived by her husband Robert, son Liam (Speedy), daughter Linda, grandchildren Oliver, Paige and Ellie Mai, brothers Dan, Timmy and Billy, sisters Nora, Helen and Josephine, daughter-in-law Eileen, son-in-law Jamie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces. Following Requiem Mass in Moyvane Church, on 29th September Anne was laid to rest at Ahavoher Cemetery.


DEATH on 26th September 2020 of Sr. Columba (Kathleen) O'Carroll, Mercy Convent, Military Road, Waterford City. Sr. Columba was born in Ballylongford.


ANNIVERSARIES: Sr. Ann Doyle, Patsy Healy, Bridie Lynch, Sean Dowling, Sr. Catherine Colbert, Joan Mulvihill, Mary Ellen Flaherty, Paudie Shanahan, Joe O’Connor, Tommy Stack, Michael Moloney, Monsignor Michael Leahy, Murt Downes, Mass Moyvane; Sat 3rd at 7.30pm for Mary Ellen Flaherty, Keylod;   Sun 4th  at 11.00am for Jim Watkins, Killaloe, Ballina & l/o Saggart (Rec Dec) (brother to Kathleen, Phil & Claire); Wed 7th at 7.30pm for Joseph O’Connor, Kilbaha & deceased of the O’Connor & Foley families ; Sat 10th at 7.30pm for Seamus O’ Halloran, Donnybrook & l/o Ranelagh (Rec Dec), and Mass on  Sun 11th at 11.00am for Denny McEvoy, Aughrim & deceased of the McEvoy & Foley families. Mass Knockanure; Sunday 4th for Tom Flavin, Trien; Fri  9th at 7.30pm for                 Paddy & Harriett Pender, Sallynoggin, Dublin (Anni), and mass on Sun 11th  at 9.30am for Pat Lynch, Lr Carrueragh, Kilmorna and deceased family members .


27 9 2020

DEATH of Willie Martin, 36 Marian Place, Glin, and formerly The Mall, September 18th 2020. Predeceased by his wife Ellen (Lena Mai née Mulvihill RIP August 8th 2017). Survived by  his sons Patrick and Liam, daughters Annmarie and Caroline, his sister Mary, brothers-in-law Pakie and John, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren Cara, Chloe, Will, Jack, Holly and Jason, nieces, and nephews.


DEATH has taken place of David Thompson, Leitrim West, Moyvane, and late of Bourne, Lincolnshire, U.K., on September 24th, 2020, at his son Mark's residence. Survived by his wife Christine, son Mark, grandchildren Ben, Séan and James, brothers Michael and Philip, sister Sandra, daughter-in-law Nicola, sisters-in-law, nephews, and nieces.


ANNIVERSARIES: Tom Fitzgerald, Mike Lynch, Mossy Culhane, Bridget Stack, Mike Parkes, Jerry Enright, Patsy Byrne, Gerard Relihan, Peg Flaherty, Tom Flavin, Mattie Quinn, Eddie Langford, Jerry O’Regan, Gerard F Horgan, Sheila Carmody, Mary E Carpenter, Mai Mullane, Jim McCarthy, Pat Stanley, Sr. Mary Aquin O’Carroll, Nell Byrnes, Mass Moyvane; Sat 26th at 7.30pm for Special Intention – Sick; Sun 27th  at 11.00am for John Shanahan, The Waterfall, Kilflynn (Rec Dec);  


Wed 30th at  7.30pm for  Gerard & Joan McEnery, Tubbertoureen; Fri 2nd  at 7.30pm for  Willie Stack, The Hill; Sat 3rd at 7.30pm for  Mary Ellen Flaherty, Keylod; Sun 4th at 11.00am for Jim Watkins, l/o Saggart, Dublin (Rec Dec) (brother to Kathleen, Phil & Claire). 


Mass Knockanure; Sun 27th at 9.30am for Paul McGonigle, Kenmare (1st Anni), and mass on Sun 4th           9.30am for Tom Flavin, Trien.




23 9 2020

DEATH of Kathleen O’Sullivan nee Kelly, Born on March 13, 1930, Kathleen was number nine of ten children to Matthew and Elizabeth Kelly in County Clare was the beloved wife of the late Michael C. O’Sullivan, a native of Derry, Listowel; loving mother of Maureen Donohue (late Robert), Patrick (Mary), Robert (Bernadette), Dianne Haley (Jack), Sheila O’Sullivan-Feeney (Jeff), Elizabeth O’Sullivan (Greg), Margaret O’Sullivan, Brenda Doychak (Doug), Eileen Thomas (Mark), and Michael (Sara); dear grandmother of 25 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her sisters-in-law, Kitty of Dublin, and Philomena of County Clare, her cousin Mary Sullivan and many nieces, nephews, and cousins from Ireland and England. She was predeceased by 9 siblings; Martin, Pat Joe, Bobby, Jim, Johnny, Ita, Anne, Mary, and Susan. Kathleen died 12th September 2020. Funeral Mass on September 19, 2020 at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 1325 Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380.


ANNIVERSARIES: Mary Soder, Richard V Cantillon, Tim McElligott, Dan Joy, Bridget O’Connor, Bill Cahill, Tom Dillon, Con McMahon, Mass Moyvane; Sat 19th at 7.30pm for Sr. Paschal Hegarty, Presentation Convent, Killarney (Recently Deceased); Sun 20th at 11.00am for Mary & John Feury, Glin (Anni) & their sons Jackie, Patrick & Michael & their grandsons Richard & Seán; Fri 25th at              7.30pm for Mikey Joe Enright, Church Road;  Sat 26th at 7.30pm  a Special Intention – Sick;  Sun 27th at 11.00am for John Shanahan, The Waterfall, Kilflynn (Rec Dec). Mass Knockanure; Sun 20th at 9.30am for Parishioners, and Mass on  Sun 27th at 9.30am for Paul McGonigle, Kenmare (1st Anni).


13 9 2020

SYMPATHY to the family and relations of Anna Greaney who lost her life in Australia recently.


DEATH has occurred of Ita Shine (née Hayes), Upper Dirreen, Athea, on 7th September 2020 Predeceased by her husband Donal, sister Teresa and brothers-in-law Jack, Alphonsus & Joe, sisters-in-law Helena & Maureen. Survived by sons Donie & John, daughters Joan & Mary Ita, sons-in-law Liam & James, daughters-in-law Nora & Catherine, grandchildren Leanne, Daniel, Stephen, Lorraine, Christopher, Tara, Maeve & Amy, brother Seanie, sisters Ann & Helen, brothers-in-law Pat & Bernard, sisters-in-law Eileen & Joan, nephews, and nieces.


DEATH took place of  Timothy (Tadhg) Horan, on 2nd September 2020, of Main Street, Glin, formerly Trieneragh, Duagh, in his 102nd year.


ANNIVERSARIES: Brother William Kelly, Teresa Joan Stack, Desmond Fitzgerald, Joan O’Keeffe, Emmet Kennelly, Vivienne Rogan, Bridget Brosnan, Margaret Daly, Margaret O’Connor, Moira Griffin, Paddy O’Halloran, Bridie Behan, Madeline Barrett, Bill O’Donnell, Sr. Maria Stack, Molly Chrisfield, Timothy Horgan, Mass Moyvane. Sat 12th at 7.30pm for Denny Murphy, Port Road, Killarney; Sun 13th at 11.00am for Bridget, Pat & Dick Stack, Drommurhur; Wed 16th at 7.30pm for     Fr. Dan O’Connor, M.S.C. Knocknagree & Cork (Rec Dec); Sat 19th at 7.30pm for Sr. Paschal Hegarty, Presentation Convent, Killarney (Recently Deceased), and Mass on Sun 20th at 11.00am for Jackie Feury, Newcastle West & l/o Glin (Rec Dec (brother to Joan Moloney, The Village).


Mass Knockanure; Sun 13th at 9.30am for Kitty & Jackie Murphy, Kilmeaney; Fri 18th at 7.30pm for Timothy Horgan Jnr, Trien, (Anni) and mass on  Sun 20th at 9.30am for Parishioners.


5 Sept 2020

SYMPATHY:  To Joan & Billy Moloney & family, The Village on the death of Joan’s brother Jackie Feury, Newcastle West & and Glin whose funeral took place on Thursday 3rd. September 2020.


ANNIVERSARIES: Breda O’Driscoll, Sheila Barry, John Patrick Ryan, Ned Stack, Ando Brosnan, Elma O’Connor, Hugh Goulding, Fr. Michael Maher, Anna Maria McGibney, Kitty Murphy, Jack Costello, Michael Scanlon, Fr. Joe Walsh, Sr. Mercedes O’Connor, Padraig Kelly, Sr. Anthony O’Connor, Mary Broderick, Margaret Mullins, Brendan Daly. Mass Moyvane; Sat 5th at 7.30pm, a Special Intention – Sick; Sun 6th at 11.00am for Johnny & Mena Hanrahan, Ballygoughlin, Glin;  Wed 9th at 7.30pm for Ned & Mary Ellen Stack, The Village & deceased of the Stack family & Ned Scanlon; Fri 11th at              7.30pm for Fr. John Quinlan, S.M.A. Cork & Tralee (Rec Dec); Sat 12th at  11.30am  First Holy Communion Scoil Chorp Chríost and 7.30pm mass for Denny Murphy, Port Road, Killarney and  


Sun 13th mass at 11.00am for Bridget, Pat & Dick Stack, Drommurhur.


Mass Knockanure – Sun 6th at 9.30am for Alan Smyth, Sallynoggin, Dublin (Rec Dec) (relatives in Knockanure), and Sun 13th at 9.30am for Kitty & Jackie Murphy, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna. 


29 Aug 2020

DEATH of Joan Keane born 28/05/1921, Passed away Melbourne 23/08/2020 Daughter of Daniel and Johanna Keane, of Carrueragh, Knockanure, Moyvane. Sister to Peg, Lil, Mary, Teresa & Dan (all dec). Loved Auntie Joan to many. Thanks to all at Mary Mackillop/St Vincent's Care Services, Hawthorn East for their care since 2012.


DEATH occurred on Thursday 27th August 2020 of Sr. Paschal Hegarty Presentation Convent, Killarney, / Listowel. Sr. Paschal. Dearly loved and sadly missed by her sisters Sr. Martina, Sheila (Carey), Nora (Hurley) and Teresa (D'Arcy), brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, relatives, her Presentation Sisters Community and many dear friends. Predeceased by her sisters Annie, Elizabeth and Sr. Kathleen and her brother Martin. Burial in Kilsinane Cemetery, Listowel.


The death has occurred of Mary Cullinane (née O'Callaghan) Upper Fairhill, Cork - On August 6th, 2020. Mary (nee O'Callaghan), Upper Fair Hill, wife of the late James and mother of Jim, Philip, Marie (McLean), Fiona (Dorgan) & Irene (Morrissey). Sadly missed by her loving family, grandchildren, great-grandchild, brothers, sisters, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, and grandnieces.


ANNIVERSARIES: Liam Nolan, Michael Joe Daly, Margaret Kennelly, Mossy Meade, Jim Barry, John Carroll, Jeremiah Brendan Sheehy, Vincent Wash, Charles Guillin, Martin Jordan, Fr. Gerard O’Connell, Delia O’Donoghue, Patsy Buckley, Mick Shine, Dan Foley, Paul Collins, Mass Moyvane –


 Sat  29th at7.30pm for Peggy Enright, Church Road;  Sun 30th at 11.00am for Seán Larkin, Maurice & Mary Dowling & Hillary Dowling; Wed 2nd  at 7.30pm for   Mary Cullinane, Cork City (Rec Dec) (sister to Madge Kiely, Aughrim); Fri 4th at  7.30pm for Stephen & Mary Roche, Bedford;  Sat 5th  at                7.30pm  Mass for Special Intention – Sick;  Sun 6th at 11.00am mass for Johnny & Mena Hanrahan, Ballygoughlin, Glin;


Mass Knockanure –  Sun 30th  at 9.30am  for Parishioners and  Sun 6th mass at 9.30am Alan Smyth, Sallynoggin, Dublin (Rec Dec) (relatives in Knockanure).


22 Aug 2020

SYMPATHY to the relatives of Alan Smyth, Sallynoggin, Dublin, who died on August 12, 2020.


ANNIVERSARIES: Madge Fitzgerald, Betty Nash, Joan McCarthy, Mick Barrett, Shane Courtney, Bridie Moore, Sr. Evangelist Cantillon, Mary McLoughlin, Geraldine Hegarty, Pat Mulvihill, Phil Kerin, Peggy Enright, Sr. Columba Relihan, Denis McGrath, Henry Brosnan, Mass Moyvane; Sat 22nd at 7.30pm for Mary & Ned O’Flaherty, Tubbertoureen; Sun 23rd  at 11.00am for Patrick Shanahan, Kilbaha (Months Mind); Mon 24th at 7.30pm  for Kathleen Gallagher, Askeaton (Rec Dec); Wed 26th at 7.30pm for Bridie Moore, Glenalappa; Fri 28th at 7.30pm for Liam Lynch, Leitrim Middle & Deceased of the Lynch & Byrne families; Sat 29th at 7.30pm for Peggy Enright, Church Road (1stAnni), and Mass on Sun 30th at 11.00am for Seán Larkin, Maurice & Mary Dowling & Hillary Dowling.


Knockanure Church - Sun 23rd at 9.30am mass for Jimmy Ruddle, Glin (Rec Dec.). Sun 30th              9.30am for Parishioners.


15 August 2020

SYMPATHY to the family of Andrew Fleming, native of Dunmore, Co. Galway who died in an accident on Tuesday afternoon in Tarbert.


 ANNIVERSARIES: Sean Neligan, Sr. Kathleen O’Connell, Patricia Danaher, Peg Keane, Geraldine Dillon, John Hudson, Sr. Patrick Tarrant, Breda Daly, Tom Lyons, Mary Stack, Catherine Broderick, Margaret Crowley, Donie Cahill, Mary O’Carroll, Robert Moloney, Anne Browne, Con McSweeney, Fr. Billy O’Gorman, Jack Martin Mulvihill, Elsie O’Sullivan. Mass Moyvane; Sun 16th at 11.00am for Jack Martin Mulvihill, Glenalappa; Tues 18th at 7.30pm for John Stack, Aughrim; Wed 19th at 7.30pm for Paul Sweeney, Sandymount, Dublin & l/o Donegal (Rec Dec); Fri 21st at 7.30pm for Joe & Mary Lynch, Woodgrove; Sat 22nd, at 7.30pm for Mary & Ned O’Flaherty, Tubbertoureen, and Mass on  Sun 23rd at 11.00am for Patrick Shanahan, Kilbaha (Months Mind). Mass Knockanure;  Sat 15th at 9.30am Feast of the Assumption - Holy Day of Obligation for Parishioners; Sun 16th  at 9.30am for Jason Plested, UK, and Mass on Sun 23rd at  9.30am for Jimmy Ruddle, Glin (Rec Dec).


 POET and songwriter Willie Finucane died 20 Aug 1988.


8 8 2020

GRAVEYARD masses are missed by many people, who make an annual pilgrimage to local graveyards and remember  those who have passed away and reminisce about them among ourselves. Local cemetery headstones can be viewed at knockanurelocal site.


BORN On 6th August 1775, Daniel O'Connell. 'The Liberator'. A lawyer and politician is considered one of the most important figures in Irish history.


BEIRUT 300,000 people have been left homeless by the explosion.


YEMEM Over 10 million people have been forced to flee their homes.


TRAGEDY on the Shannon on 15th August 1893 when 17 lost their lives.


DEATH of John Denihan, Dooncaha, Tarbert, on August 3rd 2020. Survived by sisters Mary, Hannah, Elizabeth (Liz), Helen, Margaret and brothers Stephen and Anthony, sisters in law, and brothers in law.


DEATH of Eliza Walsh, Coolkeragh, Listowel, and late of New York, on August 5th, 2020. Predeceased by her siblings Kitty, Mary Catherine, William, Patrick (Tullamore), Martina (Cork) and Teresa (U.S.A). Survived by her nephews Martin Walsh, John, Kieran and Derek Noonan (Cork), Chris and Bruce Golden (U.S.A), nieces Marion and Elizabeth (Walsh), Noelle Noonan, Donna Golden, grandnephews, and grandnieces


DEATH occurred on Monday 3rd August 2020 of Rev. Fr. John Kennelly, Our Lady of Fatima Home, Tralee, and late of Ballylongford, Co. Kerry. Fr. John Kennelly is predeceased by his parents Bridie and Timmie and his brother, Colm. Sadly missed by his sisters Mary (Kenny) and Nancy (McAuliffe), brothers Brendan, Alan, Paddy and Kevin; sisters-in-law Rena, Brenda, Kathleen, and Marion; nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews; relatives and friends, the Bishop and Priests of the Diocese of Kerry, the communities in which he ministered and the staff and residents at Our Lady of Fatima Home.


ANNIVERSARIES: Michael O’Donnell, Mick Moore, Pats Carmody, Paddy Keane, Sr. Ita Rochford, Bridie O’Carroll, Mary T Hegarty, Jim Harnett, Billy Buckley, Georgie O’Connell, Brendan Daly, Tom Moloney, Sr. Rose Flynn, Bridie Leahy, Mary Keane, Kay Horgan, Josie Loftus, Bridget Hayes, Brid Flavin, Mass Moyvane;  Sat 8th at  2.00pm for Esther & Seán Foley, Ashgrove (Mass of thanksgiving


for their Golden Jubilee, 50 years of marriage), and mass at 7.30pm for Dora & Mossie Ahern, Kilbaha (Anni); Sun 9th at 11.00am for Pat Hayes, Clounbrane (Rec Dec); Mon 10th at  7.30pm  Special Intention; Tues 11th  at 7.30pm for Hannah & Jimmy Doyle, Glin Road, their son Mick & their 


daughters Maureen & Betty (Hannah’s Anniversary occurs at this time); Wed 12th at 7.30pm for Michael O’Neill, Limerick (Rec Dec); Thurs 13th at 7.30pm  for Thanksgiving Mass for all our local Home Helps and their families; FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION – Holy Day of Obligation       (As Moyvane Church is dedicated to Our Lady of  Assumption – this is a very special day in our Parish.  Let us remember in our prayers all Parishioners & Priests who have gone to their eternal reward, who have left us a beautiful Church.  Our Lady keep us safe and well) Mass Fri  14th at 7.30pm  VIGIL: Marian Quinn, Woodgrove, Birthday Blessing; Sat 15th at 11.00am  for Kathleen & Dan Ryan (Anni) & grandson Daniel (RIP), West Clare & New York and mass at 7.30pm  Special Intention – Eugene & family; Sun 16th  at 11.00am Mass for  Jack Martin Mulvihill, Glenalappa (Anni).


Mass Knockanure – Sun 9th at  9.30am for  Special Intention (sick); Sat 15th at 9.30am mass for Feast of the Assumption Holy Day of Obligation for Parishioners and Sun 16th mass at 9.30am for Jason Plested, UK (Anni).


31 July 2020



DEATH took place of Patrick Shanahan, Kilbaha, Moyvane, on Friday evening 24th July. Predeceased by his son John and brother Brendan. Sadly missed by his wife Kathleen, children Tom, Joanne, Karina, Padraig and James, grandchildren, Cara, Emily, Oisín, Seán, Cian, Aaron, Ellie, Katie, Conor, Aislinn, Aoife and John Patrick, brother John Joe, daughters in law, Patricia, Claire and Gina, sons in law, Aidan and Mark, brother in law John, sisters in law, Mary, Helen and Bridget, nieces, and nephews.


DEATH has taken place of occurred of Nellie Aherne, Dirreen, Athea, in her 95th year, on 30th July 2020. Predeceased by her parents William & Margaret, brothers Willie & Tom, sisters Nora, Bridie, Margaret, Kathy & Mai.


ANNIVERSARIES: Margaret Finucane, Leah Erin O’Donoghue, John P Walsh, John Purtill, Mary Kennelly O’Connor, Betty Griffin, Sr. Benedict Cotter, Sean Redmond, Dora Ahern, Paddy Casey, Pearl Dean, Nell O’Connor, Sr. Rosalie Enright, Mary Flaherty, Eileen McNamara, Lizzie Burns, Joe Kearney, Kitty Barrett, Fr. Noel Moran, Sr. Brendan Sheehy, Jerry Mulvihill, Eileen Ahern. Mass in Moyvane on Sat 1st  at 7.30pm for Jackie Lyons, Derry, Listowel; Sun 2nd  at 11.00am for Damien Lyne, Killarney (Rec Dec); Mass on  Sat 8th at 2.00pm for Esther & Seán Foley, Ashgrove (Mass of thanksgiving for their Golden Jubilee, 50 years of marriage) and  7.30pm Mass for Dora & Mossie Ahern, Kilbaha (Anni); Sun 9th at  11.00am for Pat Hayes, Clounbrane (Rec Dec). Mass  Knockanure – Friday 7th at 7.30pm for Ellen Collins, Lisaniskea (Anni), her husband Laurence & their son Maurice and Mass on Sun 9th  at 9.30am for a Special Intention (sick) (please note Mass time has changed to 9.30am.

RECENT DEATHS July 2020; Brian O’Connor, Sheffield, formerly of Kent UK, late of Listowel and Ballyduff.


John Halpin, Harrow, London late of Coolkeragh.

The death has occurred of Sr. Mary O'Carroll  of Glasnevin, Dublin / Tarbert, Kerry


 (Holy Faith Sisters, Glasnevin, Dublin). Sr. Mary Calasanctius (Cally), (also Mona), died in Marian House, Glasnevin on the 27th July, 2020. Survived by her sisters- in-law, Tess and Kathleen, nephews, nieces, grandnieces, grandnephews, extended family, her community in Marian House, Holy Faith Sisters, former colleagues and friends. Predeceased by her brothers, Jack, Mossie and Patrick, her sisters Kathleen and Josephine.






25 July 2020

DEATH Paddy Cronin M.P.S.I of Bishopstown, Cork & formerly of Knockanure, Moyvane, On July 18th,  2020, in his 91st, year. Husband of the late Nuala (née Byrne), father of Padraig, Maelíosa and Seán, brother of Kathleen, Betty and the late Mary, James, Michael, Jackie, Eddie, Peig, Tony and Tom, father-in-law of Gary, Mary and the late Maria. Sadly missed by his loving family, grandchildren Líosa, Lucy, Karl, Katie and Luke, nephews, and nieces. 


DEATH has taken place in Cork of Fr. Dan O’Connor, M.S.C., a native of Knocknagree . 


ANNIVERSARIES: Benny Collins, Paddy Kennelly, Sr. Dympna O’Driscoll, Michael O’Connor, Canon James Neville, Eileen McManus, Peggy McElligott, Tom Geoghegan, Michael O’Keeffe, Mass Moyvane; Sat 25th at 7.30pm for  Willie Buckley, The Village (Months Mind); Sun 26th at 11.00am for  Patrick O’Driscoll, Farranree;  Mon 27th  at 7.30pm for  Margaret O’Connor, Ballybunion; Tues 28th at  7.30pm for Andrzej Nawrot, Kepno, Poland (Anni) & Special Intention for his wife Aniela & blessing on their son Adam in Dublin; Wed 29th at 7.30pm for Jeremiah Mulvihill, Glenalappa (Anni) & deceased of the Mulvihill & Connolly families; Thurs 30th at 7.30pm for  Jerry Clancy, Knockanure (Anni); Fri 31st at  7.30pm for  John Walsh, Barragougeen (Anni), his parents Ellen & Patrick & deceased of the Walsh family; Sat 1st at 7.30pm for Jackie Lyons, Derry, Listowel, and Mass on Sun 2nd  at 11.00am for Damien Lyne, Killarney (Rec Dec).


18 July 2020