Category Archives: In Memoriam

Fr. Flannan Daffy, CSsR

The funeral Mass took place on Wednesday April 29th, 2015, in Esker, near Athenry. Present were his two brothers, Alan and Andy, with their wives Clare and Nan respectively. Present also were his two nephews and their wives, David

Fr. Martin Ryan, CSsR  

by Shaun Silagan, CSsR... At around 6:20 in the evening of June 5, our cook in SAAFCO community notified me of a telephone call. When I answered the phone, a Redemptorist brother from Ireland was looking for Frs. Aidan and

Fr. Ivan Hurley, C.Ss.R.

Born: 31 October 1926 Professed: 16 October 1947 Ordained: 22 August 1954 Died: 28 May 2014 Tribute to 2 Significant Persons by Fr. Willy Jesena, C.Ss.R. It was sad to stand beside Fr. Ivan Hurley’s remains to bid him goodbye.

Fr. Ivan and Fr. Emy

By Fr. Emy Maningo, C.Ss.R. I met Fr. Ivan long, long time ago! I began working more closely with him when I was appointed the Regional Vocations Director (RVD) for the Cebu Province, from 2000 to 2005. We worked together

Bro. Patrick (Ismael) Salas, CSsR

Born: 17th June, 1935 Professed: 2nd July, 1959 Died: 14th April, 2014 His father was Santiago Salas and his mother was Anatolia Requierme. They had ten children, five boys and five girls. Ismael was the sixth. He was born in

Fr. Alphonsus Walsh, C.Ss.R.

by Fr. Noel Gartlan, C.Ss.R. Born                : 22 February 1927 in Shankill, Co. Dublin Professed        : 21 November 1948 in Dundalk Ordained         : 21 August 1955 in Cluain Mhuire, Galway Died                 : 20 September 2013 in Cebu, Philippines