Reverend Paul Daniel Milne, died peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Friday, January 18, 2013in his 89th year and 64th year of priesthood. Loving brother of Eleanor Muir and her husband Everett. Fr. Paul is also survived by; his brother-in-law, Pat Moir; his sister-in-law Edna Milne and by numerous nieces and nephews. Fr. Paul was predeceased by; his parents, Robert and Jeanette Milne and by his siblings, Cecilia Milne, Mary Moir, Basil Milne, James Milne, Eugene Milne, Clement Milne, Irene Gilmour, Peter Milne and Donald Milne. Father Milne was ordained on June 11, 1949 at St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica, London by Most Rev. J.T. Kidd. He served as Associate Pastor at St. Mary Parish, London (1949-1952), Holy Cross Parish, London (1952-1953), Sacred Heart Parish, Windsor (1953-1956), St. Mary Parish, Tillsonburg (June 1956-September 1956), St. Joseph the Worker, Windsor (1956-1957), Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Sarnia (1957-1961) and as Pastor to St. Joseph Parish, London (1961-1966), St. Pius X Parish, London (1965-1970), Holy Family Parish, Wallaceburg (1970-1972), Holy Cross Parish, London (1972-1976) and St. Joseph & St. Charles Parish, Corunna/Courtright (1976-1994). Family and friends will be received at St. Joseph’s Church, Corunna on Monday January 21, 2013 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday January 22, 2013 from 9:30a.m.untill 11:00 a.m. Parish prayers will be offered at 7:00 p.m. Monday. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, Corunna by Most Rev. Ronald Fabbro-Bishop of London Diocese on Tuesday January 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Corunna. As expressions of sympathy friends who wish may send memorial donations to the St. Vincent De Paul Society or to St. Peter’s Seminary, London. Arrangements entrusted to Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845.
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