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Rev. Father Harry RYAN

The death has occurred of

Rev. Father Harry RYAN

England and formerly, Maddoxtown, Kilkenny

The death is announced of

Rev. Father Harry Ryan,

Darlington, County Durham, England, Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle and formerly of Maddoxtown, County Kilkenny

Peacefully on 2nd March, 2022 in his 91st year. Predeceased by his sister Maura Kehoe and his brothers Liam, Tom, Paddy, Maurice and Fiacre. Harry will be sadly missed by all his family, by his sister Kathleen Kenealy and Family (New Street), sister-in-law Mary and the Ryan Family (Maddoxtown),  sister-in-law Margot and the Ryan Family (Clara), sister-in-law Patty and the Ryan Family (Tullamore), Ryan Family (Dunbell), Ryan Family (Enniscorthy), Kehoe Family (Blanchfields Park), cousin Dolly Lennon and Family (Nore Cottage) and his dear friend Susan Lundrigan (Darlington) who cared for Harry so attentively in his final years.  

"May your heart be speechless at the sight of the truth of all your belief had hoped.

Your heart breathless in the light and lightness, where each and every thing is at last its true self, within that serene belonging that dwells beside us on the other side of what we see." (O’Donohue)


Mass for the Interment of Harry’s ashes will be celebrated on Saturday 2nd April 2022 at 12 noon in St. Colman’s Church, Clara, County Kilkenny with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

The Requiem Mass may be viewed at the following link

Those wishing to leave a message of condolence for Fr. Harry's family may do so below.

Date Published:

Saturday 26th March 2022

Date of Death:

Wednesday 2nd March 2022

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