Rev. Thomas F. Walsh, O.S.A., March 16, 1986
Fr. Tom Walsh, OSA entered the Augustinian Novitiate in 1943 after two years at Augustinian Academy, Staten Island, NY. He was ordained to the Priesthood by Bishop McNamara in Washington, D.C. on June 5, 1951. His first assignment, a very brief one, was in Cuba. In September of 1952 he began his priestly ministry in California at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church in Los Angeles. He moved to St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Ojai from 1964 to 1970. After helping in formation work in San Francisco at Cole Street for a year, he moved to Modesto, CA and taught at Central Catholic High School from 1971 to 1974. He then returned to Ojai until 1979. At that time he returned to Our Mother of Good Counsel where he remained in “limited-service” until his death.
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