Fr. William Derousie (Fr. Bill)
Sacramental Minister / Weekend Assistant
Fr. Bill was ordained on June 7, 1980 at Holy Rosary Church in Thorold, Ontario by Bishop Fulton. He retired August 1, 2019 after serving the Diocese faithfully for 39 years.
He had three grandparents of French origin. His father was unilingual English, his mother unilingual French. He attended public school growing up since his father had not been baptized. He has three brothers and three sisters.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading (in French and English), working on finishing his basement, gardening, walking, travelling and cycling. He also enjoys quieter hobbies such as stamp and coin collecting.
Contact Fr. Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org