Vale Monsignor Harley McKillop - 1922 to 2012

Mgr Harley McKillop passed away on Wednesday 24th  October at St Catherine’s Hostel, Bathurst after a short illness.

Mgr Harley McKillop was born in Dubbo, on 26th June 1922 to Duncan McKillop and Molly Morrison. He studied at St Columba’s College, Springwood and St Patrick’s College, Manly and was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Bathurst by Bishop Fox on 2nd December 1947, at St. Brigid’s, Dubbo. He served in various parishes in the Diocese including Mudgee, Dunedoo, Gilgandra, Oberon, Portland, Gilgandra, Bathurst and Kandos. Mgr McKillop was Parish Priest in Eugowra from 1983-1998 before his retirement in 1999. At the time of his death he was a resident of St. Catherine’s in Bathurst which had been his home for a number of years. May he rest in peace.