The Priests and parishioners of the parish are deeply shocked and saddened at the death of our former curate Fr. John Cummins. Fr John died on Wednesday at the age of 52 as a result of an accident. We extend our sympathy to all who mourn his great loss, but especially to his dear mother and his family. May John know the joy of heaven in the presence of the God he served so joyfully and faithfully.
The death has occurred of Rev. Fr. John Cummins PP., Abbeyleix, Co. Laois and Main Street, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Former Administrator Carlow Cathedral, Chaplain I.T. Carlow and CC Naas.
Wednesday 30th January 2019, Following an accident.
Predeceased by his father Con. Deeply regretted by his loving mother Renee, brothers Con and Gary, sister Maria, sister-in-law Yvonne, niece Caoimhe, nephews Conor and Daniel, extended famiy, Bishop Denis Nulty and the Priests of Kildare and Leighlin.
Funeral Arrangements: Reposing in the Chapel of Adoration adjoining the Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix from 4pm on Friday with removal at 6.30 pm to The Church Of The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix concluding with Night Prayer at 9pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 12 noon. Removal afterwards to his family home in Newbridge. Mass at 11am on Monday morning in St. Conleth’s Parish Church, Newbridge with interment afterwards in St. Conleth’s Cemetery, Newbridge.
Ar dheis De go raibh a anam.