Reverend Monsignor John A. Acton died Friday, July 2, 2021. He was 97 years old.

Msgr. Acton was ordained in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles on May 1, 1948. While serving as a priest in the archdiocese, these were his assignments:

  • Associate Pastor, St. Joan of Arc Church, Los Angeles
  • Associate Pastor, St. John the Evangelist Church, Los Angeles
  • Associate Pastor, St. Andrew Church, Pasadena
  • Associate Pastor, Good Shepherd Church, Beverly Hills
  • Associate Pastor, St. Genevieve Church, Panorama City
  • Pastor, St. Ignatius of Loyola Church, Los Angeles
  • Pastor, Pastor Emeritus, St. Dorothy Church, Glendora
  • Consultant, Archdiocesan Catholic Center, Los Angeles