Keeping the Monsignor’s memories alive
Mgr McCrann at his 50th anniversary Mass of his Ordination to the Priesthood. Photo: Sourced.
By Josh Low
This year marks the 60th anniversary of Monsignor Peter McCrann’s Ordination to the Priesthood. Now residing in Catholic Homes’ Castledare Village in Wilson, Mgr McCrann has outlived all his family members and due to severe dementia in his old age, can no longer recall any details of his life.
The eRecord this week recounts the life and priestly vocation of an extraordinary man and priest. One who, upon his retirement after 51 years of service, received both an Apostolic Blessing and the Papal Award ‘Pro