Remembering Fr. Cyril Lynett

Posted February 5, 2017 9:49 am by Webmaster

Remembering Fr. Cyril Lynett

Fr. Cyril Lynett was a cousin of my grandmother. As the following biography shows, Fr. Lynett was involved in the establishment of a number of parishes in the Diocese of Calgary. Prominent among those was St. John’s Parish in northwest Calgary, Alberta. In the 1980s I had the honour of being in the Music Ministry at St. John’s while Fr. Eric Nelson was pastor. Unfortunately, I had no idea at that time that “Cousin Cyril” (as my Dad referred to him) had been responsible for the construction of the church and rectory there. It was a very friendly and vibrant

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