Dear Fellow Alumni of WYHK and WYK,
Fr. Kane was born in Dublin, Ireland, on Dec. 28, 1932. He entered the Society at Emo Park, Portarlington, Ireland on Sep. 7, 1950, was ordained to the priesthood on July 31, 1964 at Milltown Park, Dublin, and professed the last vows on March 25, 1968 at Wah Yan Hong Kong.
Feb 13 (Wed): Vigil Mass at St. Margaret's Church, Happy Valley, at 8pm
Feb 14 (Thu): Funeral Mass at St. Margaret's Church at 10am and immediately followed by burial liturgy in the Catholic Cemetery in Happy Valley
more about Fr Kane....
Ciaran Finbarr KANE, SJ
Society of Jesus
B.A.(Languages) National University of Ireland, UCD, Dublin
S.T.B. Gregorian University (PUG) Rome
Hyperlink to "Irish Jesuit Missions" website on Missionary in Hong Kong 2012
Fr. Kane was the Student Counsellor of Wah Yan College Hong Kong 1967-68.
He became the Director of The Sodality of Our Lady in 1968, taking over Fr Doyle who left for Singapore.
In the same year, he directed the Altar Society Choir.
He was a member of theTeaching Staff and Editorial Staff of The Star in 1968-69.
Fr. Kane was a member of the Retreat-giving Team at Xavier House - Ignatian Spiritual Centre on Cheung Chau Island.
"A Season of Oratorio" - Fr. Kane spoke on RTHK
Warden of United College Adam Schall Residence in 1971-1994