OBITUARY: Vale Fr Eugene McGrath
Fr Eugene McGrath was ordained in Rome in 1954 before relocating to Perth. Photo: Mark Reidy.
By Matthew Lau
A highly regarded Irish priest, who died on Thursday 2 August 2018 at the age of 88, will be greatly remembered for serving the people of the Church unstintingly.
Father Eugene McGrath enjoyed a colourful pastoral ministry across the span of 64 years in the Archdiocese of Perth.
The funeral Mass for Fr Eugene was celebrated on Thursday 9 August at the Redemptorist Monastery, North Perth Parish, followed by his burial at Karrakatta Cemetery.
He served as a priest at the parishes of: Boulder, Northam, Subiaco,