American prelate who was the archbishop of Oklahoma City from 1993 to 2010.
He studied at the St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Overbrook for eight years before being ordained.
He participated in the 1965 Selma marches during the civil rights movement.
One of his brothers became a priests and one of his sisters became a nun.
He was appointed to the position of Archbishop of Oklahoma City by Pope John Paul II in 1992.