Fr Theo Rush dies

Franciscan Friar Theophane Rush died May 31, 2020.

Over the years Fr Rush provided St Bridget’s parish with weekend and weekday Mass when other priests from the parish were unavailable.

A professed member of the Order of Friars Minor for 73 years and a priest for 67 years, Fr Rush was committed to family, prayer, service, and pastoral care.

He is buried at the Friars’ Cemetery at the St Paschal Estate at 96 Albion Road Box Hill.

Tribute to Fr Rush from his secondary school.