Monsignor Gerald T. Ward
Born: Peoria, Illinois
Birthday: February 23, 1953
Ordained: May 26, 1979
Senior Status (2023).
Parochial Vicar of St. Ambrose, Milan (1979).
Parochial Vicar of Holy Trinity, Bloomington (1982).
Parochial Vicar of St. Matthew, Champaign (1985).
Pastor of St. Patrick, Elkhart; St. Thomas, Mt. Pulaski; St. John, Middletown; Chaplain of Logan Correctional Center, Lincoln (1988).
Vicar Forane of the Lincoln Vicariate (1989-1991).
Pastor of St. Patrick of Merna, Bloomington (1991).
While remaining Pastor of St. Patrick of Merna, Bloomington; Administrator of St. Mary, Downs (1996-2004).
While remaining Pastor of St. Patrick of Merna, Bloomington; from Administrator to Pastor of St. Mary, Downs (2008).
Pastor of Blessed Sacrament, Morton (2014).