Father Joseph Byron Oblinger, 98 years in age – 73 years a priest (our oldest and longest ordained priest) died September 18, 2019. To make a gift in memory of Fr. Joe, click on the the DONATE button on the left, and select the Oblinger/Provost Endowment Fund for Seminarian Education. Your gift will make a lasting impact supporting seminarian education in the Diocese of Helena, and will honor Fr. Joe forever. May our loving God welcome Fr. Joe to eternal life!