Retired Bishop Passes Away

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A former bishop in London has passed away.

Retired Bishop of the Diocese of London, Bishop John Sherlock passed away Monday morning at the age of 93.

He was the ninth bishop of the Diocese of London.

He was ordained in 1950 and became bishop in 1978.  

He retired in 2002.

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Retired Bishop John Sherlock (Courtesy of the Diocese of London)

His funeral mass will be held at St. Peter's Cathedral Basilica in London Friday at 11am.