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Monsignor Edward J. Lynch, Towson pastor
Monsignor Edward J. Lynch, Towson pastor

Monsignor Edward J. Lynch, pastor emeritus of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Towson, where he was a much-beloved figure for years, died Sunday at Stella Maris Hospice of bacteremia, a blood disorder. He was 84. "He was a really good human being and a Christian gentleman," said Auxiliary Bishop William C. Newman, who had been close friends with Monsignor Lynch since their high school days, when they faced off on the basketball courts of Calvert Hall College High School and Towson Catholic High School. "He was a faithful and a holy priest, and a loving and caring pastor. He was a true shepherd, a la Jesus, who knew the people and they knew he was interested...

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