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REV. FATHER CLANCY. Obsequies At Innisfail. INNISFAIL, May 22. Practically all parts of the district, were represented at thc funeral of thc Rev. Father Clancy O.S.A., P.P.. aged 65, to-day. A conspicuous gloum followed the end, and functions were abandoned out of respect. Visitors from Tully and beyond attended, und agricultural Interests were widely re presented. Prior to thc Requiem Mass, the of fice for the dead was recited by the assembled clergy. His Lordship Bishop Heavey presiding. After this, the Re quiem Mass was celebrated by Rev. Father Cahlll, with Fathers Brcen and Mizzi, as Deacons. Dr. Heavey presiding. Rev. Father Phelan acted as Master of Ceremonies. The jjanegy rlc- was delivered by Dr. Heavey. The subsequent procession marked the manifestation of regard of the community marching six deep In the funeral procession, included in which were Bishop Heavey and attendant clergy, Convent School children, Catholic Young Men and Women's Societies, Hibernians, Children of Maty, the Hearse, civilians and cars. The procession went through Rankin and Edith Streets. People left their business to attend and groups of re sidents at different points stood still. Thc police attended to thc street trattlc. Thc Industrial and commercial life were represented. Returning to thc church, thc burial service followed in the midst of a huge concourse, when the casket was laid at rest, and in the closing scenes a sorrowful throng filed past the open grave to view thc last of the illus trious priest and wide benefactor to progress. People remained in the church praying and weeping. The body rests in front of the altar of Our Lady of Good Counsel, where the grave was excavated. The attending clergy were Bishop Heavey, Rev. Fathers Phelan, Brawn and Fadden (Cairns), Rev. Fathers Gllmartin, Father Fitzhenry and Mizzi (Innisfail), Breen (Mareeba). Redmond (Herberton), Larklns (Tul ly), Dean Groean (Ingham), Father Bray (Townsville), DR HEAVEV'S TRIBUTE.
INNTSFAIL, May 22. In the course of his panegyric to day. Bishop Heavy said the name of Father Clancv is a name that evokes an echo In the heart of everv North Queenslander without distinction, and evokes an echo of praise and appre ciation and respect, because by his own life aud connection with this part of the State, he fully establihed for him self a reputation and character that calls for the respect of all good and sensible people.' He had always bought of him highly, for a period longer than anyone listening could remember, for he knew him as a student and the speaker then a young urlest first saw him in 1891. He re ferred to his early ministries in Aus tralia, and he worked over 33 years In Innisfail. the object of his vocation being to work for the glory of God and the salvation of souls. He did many great and good works. They were In the Church he built, but that was only one of his great works. Ho referred to other activities of the late Father Clancy.