Suncook, New Hampshire
REV. JOHN B. Finnigan
On Monday, June 7, 2021, the Reverend John B. Finnigan was called to his rest and to the glory of the Resurrection promised by the Lord. He was 91 years old. Father Finnigan was born on August 7, 1929 in Nashua, New Hampshire the eldest of the six children of the late Patrick and Margaret (Cotter) Finnigan. He was ordained a priest on June 3, 1961 by the Most Reverend Ernest J. Primeau, D.D., S.T.D. at Saint Joseph Cathedral in Manchester. Father Finnigan studied at Saint Philip Neri Preparatory Seminary, Boston, MA and then attended Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia. He completed his ecclesiastical studies at Saint Augustine's Seminary in Toronto, P.Q.,...