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Rev. Father William Ernest Hill Passes

Volume 31, Issue 7,8 & 9, September 21, 2017

HILL, Rev. Father William Ernest Died in Victoria, BC on May 25, 2017. Born in Deal Kent, England October 19, 1926. Predeceased by his brothers: Michael (Fran) 2002, and Richard 1995. Survived by his sister Joan Marchant, and brother Joseph (Diane), also numerous nieces and nephews and many dear relatives and friends. Father Hill was ordained to the diocese of Victoria May 27, 196I. He served as assistant at St. Andrews Cathedral 1961, Religious Education Director 1961, editor of the Torch 1963, assistant Pastor St. Patrick’s Victoria 1967, Chancellor Diocese of Victoria 1967, Pastor at Comox- Cumberland 1960, National Council of Liturgy 1970, Pastor St. Mary’s Ladysmith, 1977, Pastor at St. Joseph’s Victoria 1982, Pastor of St. Joseph Chemainus 1990, Chaplain to St. Patrick’s School 2001, acting Pastor at St. Joseph’s 2005, Member of The Knights of Columbus. Prayers Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Saint Mary’s Catholic Church Ladysmith, BC, followed by a Mass of the Christian Burial of the Dead on May 29, 2017.