Rev. Martin F. Kirby SSL, STL, born on March 25, 1942, Ordained May 27, 1967, passed away on March 5, 2020. He was the Director of The Pastoral Institute for the Diocese of Brooklyn at The Immaculate Conception Center in Douglaston for many years before he retired. He is survived by his brother John (Beth) Kirby. Family and friends may call on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at The Immaculate Conception Center, 7200 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 10:30 am at The Immaculate Conception Center. Interment at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Fr. Kirby's memory to the charity of your choice.