November 30, 1990

Milton McWatch of the Ojibway people was ordained a Catholic priest at Christ the King Church in Sudbury by Bishop Jean Louis Plouffe. One of the very few Native priests in Canada, he had been educated by Jesuits at the Anishinabe Spiritual Centre and at Regis College, the Jesuit theologate in Toronto. He served in various parish assignments in the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay. He died in 2017.