« BackBishop of Kerry expresses sorrow following death of priest in house fire

The Bishop of Kerry has expressed his sorrow and sadness at the unexpected passing of Fr Gearóid O Donnchadha.
The 82 year old died in a fire at his home in Fenit yesterday.

Bishop Raymond Browne
In a statement Bishop Ray Browne said Fr O Donnchadha had recently been in hospital and was seriously ill but had returned to good health and was able to again celebrate masses last weekend for the people of Spa parish.
The Bishop offered his sincere sympathy to Fr O Donnchadha’s family, the people of Fenit and Churchill and all his colleagues in the priesthood.