StP – Very Rev Fr Patrick Grant – RIP 23 February 2018

Link:  Fr Grant’s Obituary – ‘The Voice’  – April 2018


R.I.P. FATHER PATRICK GRANT:  Our dear friend and the founding priest of St Paulinus parish, Father Patrick Grant, passed to his eternal rest on Friday 23rd February 2018, aged 92.  We thank God for his life and for all he did for St Paulinus Parish. May he rest in peace.

Announcement in his local paper in Thurles:

The death has occurred of Very Rev Fr. Patrick GRANT
Formerly Friar Street, Thurles, Tipperary / Kilrush, Clare

Very Rev. Fr. Patrick Grant, formerly of Friar Street, Thurles, Co. Tipperary and retired Parish Priest of St. Paulinus Church, York, England. Peacefully in the loving care of the Staff of Kilrush Nursing Home, Co. Clare. Predeceased by his sister Kathleen and his brothers John and Jimmy. Sadly missed by his sisters Mary and Josephine, sisters-in-law Claire and Babs, brother-in-law Arthur, nieces, nephews and relatives.


May He Rest In Peace.      Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.  (On the right hand of God his soul was faithful)


Reposing in Hugh Ryans’ Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on Sunday, 25th February, from 4pm to 5.30pm. Arriving at the Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles at 6pm. Requiem Mass on Monday, 26th February, at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Thurles.

Date Published: Friday 23rd February 2018
Date of Death: Friday 23rd February 2018