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Kevin Lyon
Archdeacon of Glendalough
Parochial House
Co. Wicklow
Tel: 045 865215

Vale of Avoca 1967
Croghan Valley 1969
Psalm Prayers 1997
Salmurnaite 2001


Born Clontarf, Dublin 1932
Ordained 1957
Chaplain to Our Lady's School Rathnew 1957 - 1958
Chaplain to Our Lady's of Lourdes Hospital, Dun Laoghaire 1958 - 1959.
Reader in Artane 1959 - 1963
Curate in Avoca 1963 - 1971
Curate in Rathgar 1971 - 1977
Curate in Donard 1977 - 1987
Parish Priest of Dunlavin 1987 - 1994
Parish Priest of Blessington 1994 - 2005
Appointed Archdeacon of Glendalough 2005


The death has occurred of The Very Reverend Kevin Lyon

The Very Reverend Kevin Lyon, (Caomhín de Líon, Sagart), Archdeacon of Glendalough, late of Crosschapel, Blessington. December 31st, 2022. Peacefully in the tender loving care of the Staff of Craddock House Nursing Home, Naas. Will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, cousins and family, parishioners, neighbours, friends, Archbishop Dermot Farrell, and the Priests of the Archdiocese of Dublin.

May his gentle soul rest in Peace
Ar dheis láimh Dé go raibh a Anam dílis

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