The death has taken place on Thursday 14 January, of Fr Michael Seery.  May he rest in peace.

Fr Seery’s funeral will take place on Saturday at 12noon in St Mary’s Church, Stewartstown with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Due to the coronavirus restrictions, Fr Seery’s funeral will be private but you may wish to join the Mass over the Church webcam.

Please remember Fr Michael in your prayers this weekend.  It is hoped at a later date to arrange a Mass in his memory so that his many friends and former parishioners can attend.


Very Rev Michael Seery PE AP

Born:                     7 May 1943, Parish of Drogheda


CBS Drogheda                                          1954-58

St Patrick’s College, Armagh                      1958-60

St Patrick’s College, Maynooth                   1960-67

Ordained:  18 June 1967, Maynooth



On loan, Down & Connor.         1967

Curate, Ballygawley                 1970

Curate, Kilsaran.                      1977

Curate, Bessbrook.                  1982

Curate, Magherafelt.                1994

Parish Priest, Ballygawley.        1995

Pastor Emeritus, Assistant Pastor, Coalisland.          2015-Present


Date of Death: 14 January 2021, Stewartstown