The death has taken place of Fr Eugene Clerkin OMI, Oblate Fathers, Inchicore, Dublin and formerly Kinnegan, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan, on Saturday, November 2nd, peacefully at Mullinahinch Nursing Home, Monaghan. Loving brother of Sr. Mary (Sisters of St Louis), Fr. Matthew OFM Cap., Bríd (Donnelly), Bernadette (Ward), Séamus, and the late Pat and Fr Sean, P.E., Tydavnet. Sadly missed by his family, relatives, friends and the Oblate Community.
Reposing at Ward’s Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Castleblayney, on Sunday 3rd November from 2pm until removal at 6.45pm, proceeding on foot to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Castleblayney, for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Oblate Missionaries and Cuan Mhuire, c/o Wards Funeral Home or by donation box. “I measc na Naomh go raibh sé”