Dr. James Finbarr {Barry} Connolly

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Name of Person: Dr. James Finbarr {Barry} Connolly
Date of death: Tuesday 24th October 2023
Area: Glenabo, Fermoy, Cork / Cork City, Cork

Announcement of Passing: Barry Connolly, formerly of Blackrock Rd., Cork, and later of Glenabo, Fermoy.


On October 24th, 2023, peacefully in the presence of his family at Cork University Hospital. Barry Connolly, loving father to Ray, Aine, Lee, and Dara, and husband to the late Mary, passed away. He will be dearly missed by his cherished grandchildren Lauren-Mai, Barry, Fiach, Eoin, Caoimh, Noah, and Maisie. Remembered fondly by his brothers Morgan, Tony, and Jack, sister Helen, sisters-in-law Aine, Ann, Dee, Maura, brother-in-law John, sons-in-law Kieran and David, and daughters-in-law Norma and Karen. He leaves behind a wide circle of friends and colleagues from Moorepark, Fermoy.


The viewing for Barry will be held at Ronayne’s Funeral Home in Fermoy on Wednesday from 5:00pm until 7:00pm, followed by a procession to St. Patrick’s Church, Fermoy. A Requiem Mass will take place on Thursday at 11:00am with burial to follow in the Kilcrumper new cemetery.


The Requiem Mass will be livestreamed at:



May he Rest in peace.


In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations to the “AsIAm” autism charity.