Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 25th June 2023



The Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

25th June 2023

Canon John Fitzgerald, P.P.

Telephone Nos.:  Landline:  029 70043  &  Mobile: 087 775 2948

Email:  millstreet


All Masses are livestreamed on

Parish Opening Hours 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

10.00am to 1.00pm  &  2.00pm to 5.00pm

RECENT DEATHS: Mary Byrne, Ahane; Eileen Fitzgerald, Boherbue; Seán O’Riordan, Belmullet & Cullen; Donie Hickey, Liscreagh & Dublin.

 Mass Intentions this Weekend:

 Saturday 24th June:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   John & the deceased members of the Kelleher Family, Lackabawn and Mary & Jerry Wyse, Cork.

Sunday 25th June:

Cullen   9.30a.m. Frank Naughton, Ahane (First Anniversary) 

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Mary & Denis Sheehan, Tanyard Wood.

ANNIVERSARIES: Mick Kelleher, Killowen; Thomas, Mary & Catherine Barrett, Killowen; Sheila Daly, Tullig; Hannah Mary & Michael O’Connor, Cloghoulabeg; Sheila McSweeney, Murphy’s Terrace; Kitty O’Sullivan, Mill View; Neily O’Leary, West End; Peter & Nora Desmond, Claramore; Nelius Guerin, Ballydaly; Eddie O’Sullivan, Lyreaoune; Noreen Ring, New York & Cullen; Con Kelleher, Skibbereen; Michael & Elsie Barry, Clondrohid; Cornelius O’Mahony, Laught. 

Mass Intentions for NEXT WEEKEND:

Saturday 1st July:

Millstreet   6.15p.m.   Noreen Downing, Killarney & Millstreet (First Anniversary)

Sunday 2nd July:

Ballydaly   9.30a.m. Kathleen Dineen, Ballydaly (First Anniversary);  Nora Horgan, Ballydaly;  Christy Philpott, Ballydaly.

Millstreet 11.30 a.m.   Mary Lehane, Main Street (Recently deceased);  Tim & Agnes Kiely, The Bridge.

Exposition Of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday in Millstreet Church from 10.30a.m. to 7.30p.m.

LEGION OF MARY every Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 7.30p.m.

PASTORAL AREA PRIEST ON DUTY: Sunday 2nd July: Fr. Pat O’Donnell (064) 7758026/ (086) 8351732

Rotas for next weekend 1st & 2nd July


Millstreet 6.15 p.m. O’Mahony Family Group C: C. Manley; M. Sheehan; D. O’Mahony; M. O’Sullivan.
  11.30 a.m. Raymond Gilbourne Group B: M. McSweeney; R. Murphy; J. Buckley.  
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Philpott Family Eileen Guerin

Millstreet Church: Mass times this week unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday (26th) for Neily O’Leary, West End at 7.30p.m.

Mass on Tuesday (27th) for People of the Parish at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Wednesday (28th) for the deceased members of the Lucey Family, Toorenbawn at 10.00a.m.

Mass on Thursday (29th) for Private Intention at 10.00a.m.

There will be no Mass on Friday 30th June.  [read more …] “Millstreet Parish Newsletter – 25th June 2023”

Mary Byrne (née O’Riordan), Ahane, Cullen

The death has occurred of Mary Byrne (née O’Riordan)
(Formerly of The Island, Derrinagree), Ahane, Cullen, Co. Cork.

On June 23rd 2023, Mary passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Connie and adored mother of Maeve and Emma. Loving daughter of Josie and the late D.B O’Riordan and cherished sister of Anne (O’Sullivan). Sadly missed by her brothers in law, sisters in law, Godchild Sinead, nieces, nephews, relatives, great friends and neighbours.

Rest in Peace. 

Reposing at the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Cullen on Sunday 25th June from 5pm-7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday 26th at 12 noon, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.   Condolences link HERE.

Cork All Ireland Winning Team of 1973 Being Honoured Today


During half time in today’s All Ireland Quarter Final game, Cork -v- Roscommon, the Cork All Ireland winning team of 1973 will be introduced to those attending the game on this Saturday, 24th June 2023.  Millstreet Club had 5 players involved in that Championship – John Coleman, Denny Long, the late Connie Hartnett, Humphrey Kelleher and Thomas Kelleher. It was a great achievement and will forever remembered in the history of our Club.
Prior to the game the County Board will host a pre-match lunch for the players, family members of deceased players and the management of the team.
Attending from Millstreet will be John Coleman, Denny Long, Julie Hartnett representing her late father Connie, Mae Kelleher representing her late husband Humphrey and Geraldine O’Keeffe representing her late brother Thomas.
We wish everyone an enjoyable day.