Former Pastor, Fr. Henry McDaid, Passes Away

Fr. Henry McDaid

Father Henry McDaid, age 84, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022.

Father McDaid was ordained a priest on June 2, 1963 at St. Mary's Cathedral in Kilkenny, Ireland. Immediately following his ordination, he traveled to Mobile to serve at St. Mary's Parish. He served  as pastor in many parishes throughout the State of Alabama. Father McDaid was assigned as pastor of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Adamsville and St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Wylam in the Summer of 2001 where he faithfully served the people of God.

Visitation for Father McDaid will be held at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 4600 Preserve Parkway in Hoover on August 1 from 3-5 PM. The funeral Mass will be offered following visitation at 5:00.

There is a wonderful write-up on Prince of Peace's website outlining his life of service. Click here to read.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord.
And let perpetual light shine upon him.
May he rest in peace. Amen.

Fr. McDaid