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Canon Patrick McGovern RIP

Canon McGovern's remains will be received into St Columbkille's Church, Rutherglen at 6.00pm on Sunday 22nd January and his Requiem Mass will take place on Monday 23rd January at 12noon in St Columbkille's. Please pray for the repose of the soul of the late Canon Patrick McGovern who has sadly died. Canon was in his 70th year of the Priesthood. May the Lord who chose Patrick to serve Him as priest, number him among his chosen in heaven. May he rest in peace and rise in glory. Born in Rutherglen, Canon McGovern, like many others of that day, spent his high school years at Our Lady ' s High in Motherwell. Ordained on May 31st 1947, he took up his first post as a curate in St. John Bosco, New S

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