William Christopher, Father Mulcahy on 'MASH,' dies at 84

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Sunday, January 1, 2017
William Christopher, an actor known best for his role as Father John Mulcahy on the hit TV show 'MASH,' died on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, according to his family.
William Christopher, an actor known best for his role as Father John Mulcahy on the hit TV show 'MASH,' died on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, according to his family.
KABC

PASADENA, Calif. -- William Christopher, the actor best known for his role as Father John Mulcahy on the hit TV show "M*A*S*H," died on Saturday, his family confirmed to Eyewitness News.

His son, John Christopher, said the actor died from non-lung small cell carcinoma at his home in Pasadena.

He was 84.

William Christopher leaves behind his wife Barbara and his sons John and Ned.

DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as they become available.

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