Father Gerry Dwyer SAC R.I.P.

Fr. Gerry Dwyer SAC

The death has occurred of Fr. Gerald O’Dwyer, formerly of West End, Sneem, Co. Kerry, who passed away peacefully on August 2nd, 2022 in the loving care of the staff at Hospice San Luca, Rome. Predeceased by his parents Dan and Sheila, sister Ann Marie, brother John and sister-in-law Mary Assumpta. Dearly loved and sadly missed by his brothers Pat, Michael and David, sister Mary, brother-in-law Mike, sisters-in-law Peggy and Marian, nieces Celine, Áine and Fiona, nephews PJ., Michael, David Daniel, Gerald, Patrick, David and Seán, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and many dear friends within the Pallotine Order and elsewhere in Ireland and Italy.

‘May His Gentle Soul Rest In Eternal Peace’

Reposing at St. Michael’s Church, Sneem, on Thursday, August 11th, from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.

Requiem Mass will take place on Friday, August 12th, at 12 noon.

Burial immediately afterwards in Sneem Cemetery.

Fr. Gerald’s Requiem Mass will be livestreamed on www.stmichaelschurchsneem.org and select Streamed Masses, etc. (St. Michael’s)

Our confrere Gerald Dwyer  (Gerry) died earlier today August 2, 2022 at 9.15 am Rome time (8.15 in Ireland) .Gerry was born on October 1st 1948. He took First Consecration on September 12th 1969. Gerry was ordained on June 7th 1975. Please pray for Gerry and his family, and our community in San Silvestro at this time.

God Bless, Liam

Provincial Rector
Mother Of Divine Love Province


Dear Confreres,
Good morning. I wish to inform you with sadness that P. Gerry Dwyer, our Ex-General Bursar, known to all of us, passed away this morning at 9.15 A.M.P. Gerry had been suffering from Cancer since August 2019. He overcame many critical periods and lived until this morning. P. Gerry has served the Society as General Bursar for more than 30 years. On behalf of the entire Society, I wish to thank him. I wish to express my condolences to Fr. Liam McClarey, the Provincial Rector, and all the members of the Mother of Divine Love Province on this occasion. May the Lord grant eternal peace to Fr. Gerry. R.I.P. fraternally yours,
Jacob Nampudakam SAC

Cari confratelli,

Buongiorno. Desidero informarvi con tristezza che P. Gerry Dwyer, il nostro ex Economo Generale, conosciuto da tutti noi, è deceduto questa mattina alle 9.15.
P. Gerry era malato di cancro dall’agosto 2019. Ha superato molti periodi critici e ha vissuto fino a questa mattina. P. Gerry ha servito la Società come Economo Generale per più di 30 anni. A nome di tutta la Società, desidero ringraziarlo. Desidero esprimere le mie condoglianze a P. Liam McClarey, Rettore Provinciale, e a tutti i membri della Provincia Madre del Divino Amore in questa occasione. Il Signore conceda la pace eterna a p. Gerry. R.I.P.
fraternamente in San Vincenzo,

Jacob Nampudakam SAC

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