With sadness it has been announced by Belmont Abbey that in the past 24 hours Dom Antony Tumelty has died following a long illness. The announcement reads:
Of your charity pray for the repose of the soul of
Dom Antony Tumelty
who died on 27th August 2017,
in his 64th year,
fortified by the Rites of Holy Church.
He had been professed 43 years
and ordained 37 years.
Fr. Antony is known as being the chaplain to the Poor Clares at Much Birch and for his work with the Armed Forces and the Latin Mass Society within the Diocese. His body will be received into the Abbey Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Belmont, on Wednesday 6th September, at 7:45pm. The Requiem Mass and burial follow on Thursday 7th September, at 2:30pm.
May he rest in peace.