Death of Fr. Tom Hamill

The death has taken place on Friday 27 March, of Fr Tom Hamill.  May he rest in peace

Due to the coronavirus restrictions, Fr Hamill’s funeral took place privately with family today in Holy Family Church Dundalk please remember him in your prayers. 

It is hoped to arrange a Mass in memory of Fr Tom at a later date so that his many friends can attend.


Rev Thomas Hamill

Born:              13 April 1939, Dundalk

Studied           St Patrick’s College, Armagh            

                        St Patrick’s College, Maynooth         

Ordained:       21 June 1964


Curate, Monasterboice                                           1967-69

Lecturing, Mount Oliver, Dundalk                             1969-73

Studies, Rome                                                        1973-74

Director, Mount Oliver, Dundalk                                1974-92

Sabbatical, Irish College Rome                                 1992-93

Coordinator, Armagh Diocesan Biblical Initiative         1993-2016

Retired                                                                   2016-20


Date of Death: 27 March 2020, Dundalk