The Rev. Edward T. Hill, a Roman Catholic priest and former Navy chaplain, died Feb. 9 of a heart attack at Union Memorial Hospital. He was 78.
The son of a Coca-Cola public relations director and a seamstress, Edward Thomas Hill was born in Baltimore and raised on Patterson Park Avenue.
After graduating in 1952 from Loyola High School, he graduated in 1956 from what is now Loyola University Maryland.
He earned a degree in theology from St. Mary's Seminary & University in Roland Park and was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1960.
Father Hill began his career at Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church in Dundalk. He subsequently was assigned to the...