Champlin, Rev. Michael, OP January 15, 1939-November 21, 2022 Fr Mike Champlin, OP, age 83, passed away Nov 21 at his home for the past 40 years, in Webster WI. Born in St Paul, he is preceded in death by his parents, Smith Champlin and Noreene Kirby, and one brother, Fr Carson Champlin, OP. Fr Mike's education included Nativity Parish grade school and Cretin High School in St Paul, Aquinas College in Dubuque, IA, and Notre Dame University in IN. He entered St Albert the Great Province of the Dominicans, Chicago, IL and was ordained in 1966. His main ministry was to found the Thomas More Center for Preaching and Prayer in Webster and establish a collaborative mixed gender preaching team for the purpose of conducting parish missions. He is survived by cousins and many friends. A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St Vincent Ferrer Church, River Forest, IL on Dec. 15 at 10 AM.
Rev. Michael Champlin, OP
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