Mills, Joseph Edmund. (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, April 24, 1917-- ). Roman Catholic. St. Mary's University (Halifax), B.A., 1937; University of Montreal, B.Sac.Mus., 1950; ordained, 1941. Pastorates (in Nova Scotia) at Halifax, 1941-1955, 1967-1971; Chester, 1955-1962; Lakeside, 1962-1964; Windsor, 1964-1967; Herring Cove, 1971-?. Also director of choirs (in Halifax) at St. Mary's Basilica (1941-1955); St. Mary's University (1953-1968); and Mount St. Vincent University (1960-1966); various chaplaincies. Besides contributing to The Assumption Hymnal (Halifax, 1964), he provided words and/or music for many hymns, responses, and motets to meet special needs in his various parishes.
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