The death has occurred of V Rev Walter Forde, Parish Priest of Castlebridge.

Walter Forde


Formerly of Gorey and Bunclody. Deeply regretted by his loving sister Maura and her husband Ken Quinlivan, his nieces Clíodhna, Aoife and her husband Paul McMahon and his nephew Kevin, Bishop Denis and the Clergy of the Diocese of Ferns, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.

Rev Fr. Walter will be reposing in St. Michael’s Church, Gorey on Tuesday from 4pm to 8pm. Funeral arriving to St. Ibar’s Church, Castlebridge on Wednesday for reception prayers at 3pm and reposing thereafter until 7.30pm.  Mass of Thanksgiving at 8pm.

Concelebrated Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am with  burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

May he rest in peace.