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McKenna, Fr. Owen
02 May, 2022


McKENNA, SMA, Rev Fr Owen, Society of African Missions, [late of Capwell Road, Cork and SMA House, Ranelagh, Dublin], on 2 May 2022, peacefully at the Bon Secours Hospital, Cork. Predeceased by his parents John B and Winifred E McKenna, his brother John and his sisters Mary (Shinkwin) and Jacqueline (Sheehy), his sister-in-law Marie McKenna and brother-in-law Pat Sheehy. Deeply regretted by his brother-in-law Joseph Shinkwin, nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews, other relatives, friends, the people of the Dioceses of Ondo and Ekiti, Nigeria, the parishioners of the SMA Wilton and Blackrock Road parishes, Cork, and the worshippers in the Oratory of the Cornelscourt Shopping Centre, Cabinteely, Dublin as well as his confreres in the Society of African Missions.   Funeral Mass will take place at 12 noon in St Joseph’s SMA Church, Wilton, Cork, on Thursday, 5 May, followed by burial in the adjoining SMA community cemetery. The Mass can be viewed on Please adhere to all social distancing and sanitising guidelines, wear a face covering and avoid shaking hands. Those wishing to leave a message may do so on or at   Requiescat in Pace.