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20th November 2014

Vale Bishop Jeremiah Coffey

Bishop Jeremiah Coffey

The College Community notes with sadness the passing of Bishop Jeremiah Coffey on Wednesday 19 November, 2014.

Jeremiah Coffey was born on 1 January 1933 in Cork, County Cork in Ireland. He was ordained a priest on 22 June 1958, arriving shortly afterwards in Sale on 15 September 1958. Jeremiah was ordained the Bishop of Sale on 8 April 1989. He retired as Bishop of Sale in 2008.