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Funeral arrangements for Bishop Eamonn Casey RIP

Please see below the Funeral arrangements for the Most Reverend Eamonn Casey RIP, Bishop Emeritus of Galway and Kilmacduagh:

Reception of Remains: Wednesday 15 March at 7.00pm at the Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and Saint Nicholas, Galway.

Funeral Mass: Thursday 16 March at 2.00pm at the Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and Saint Nicholas, Galway followed by interment in the Cathedral crypt.

ENDS

Notes to editors

  • Further guidance and information on the funeral liturgies will be made available tomorrow (Wednesday) morning through the Catholic Communications Office.
  • The cooperation of the media continues to be much appreciated and the request to respect the privacy of the grieving family is repeated.                                                     

For media contact: Diocesan Communications Officer for the Diocese of Galway: Father Diarmuid Hogan +353 (0) 86 888 8642 or the Catholic Communications Office Maynooth: Martin Long 00353 (0) 86 172 7678 and Brenda Drumm 00353 (0) 87 310 4444

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