Date of death: 7/31/2006

Saint Meinrad Class: O 1979

Fr. Michael Ginter, age 53, of Peotone, IL, passed away at Provena St. Mary’s Hospital, Kankakee, IL. He was born May 28, 1953, in Gary, IN.Survived by father and step-mother, Clarence M. “Gus” (Joy) Ginter of Rapid City, MI; brother, Thomas Ginter of Madisonville, TX; half-sister, Christina Ginter of Livonia, MI; and niece, Rachel Ginter of Oklahoma City, OK. Preceded in death by his Mother, Joan M. (nee McGrath) Ginter (2002). He was a priest at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Peotone, he also worked in the Tribunal Office at the Diocese of Joliet.Information obtained from on 8/1/06.