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Presentation marks retirement of Mrs Mary Furlong
Added on Friday 15th January 2016

mary furlongThe Director of the Church of Ireland Theological Institute, the Revd Canon Dr Maurice Elliott, recently made a presentation on behalf of staff and students to Mrs Mary Furlong to mark her retirement.

Mrs Furlong has been on the staff of the Representative Church Body Library since 1994, where her work over the past two decades has been greatly valued by staff and students of CITI.

During her career, Mrs Furlong has also compiled an invaluable database of church plate, managed the day–to–day operations of the RCB Library, as well as cheerfully attending to the informational needs of ordinands, clergy, genealogists, historians, researchers and members of the public.


The Revd Canon Dr Maurice Elliott with Mrs Mary Furlong after a presentation in CITI marking her retirement (Photograph: Patrick Comerford)