Fr. Padraig Walsh

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Fr. Padraig was appointed as Parish Priest in July 2009. The eldest of four, he is a native of Killarney, where his father still lives. He was ordained in 1990 and spent his first 6 years as chaplain to Millstreet Community School. Then he was appointed as curate in St John's Parish, Tralee, where he spent 13 years.


Fr. Niall Geaney

Fr. Niall GeaneyFr Niall Geaney, a native of Castleisland and ordained with the Kiltegan Fathers. He was ordained in 1974 and has worked in a few countries in Africa including Nigeria, Sudan, Uganda and Kenya. He returned to Ireland in 2016 and was appointed as curate in our parish in July 2017.

Sr. de Lourdes

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Sr. de Lourdes, a native of Scartaglen, is the Parish Sister. She has spent most of her working life in education, teaching in Ballybunion and later in Holy Family School, Tralee for many years. She was appointed as Parish Sister in 1999. As the long­est serving member of staff, she reminds people that she was appointed in the last century! Sr de Lourdes takes responsibility for the groups that use the Pastoral Centre. She also does some parish visitation. She is involved with the Rainbows Project which supports young people who are coping with bereavement. She is also working with the following groups: St Vincent de Paul, St Joseph’s Young Priests Society, Pioneers (PTAA), Baptism Group, Mothers Prayer Group and the Parish Pastoral Council.