Obituaries

ObituaryPosted on 07/08/2019
Elizabeth Clark, 99, of Fargo, North Dakota, was born in Colo, Iowa, the third of seven daughters born to John and Gertrude (Christopher) Wheelock.  She attended school in Colo and graduated from Fernald, Iowa, High School in 1937.  In 1942 Elizabeth graduated from nurses training at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.  In 1944 she earned a B.S. Degree in...
ObituaryPosted on 07/01/2019
The death has occurred of Fr. John Kilcrann C.S.Sp., a Spiritan (Holy Ghost) missionary priest. Aged 71, he died, after a short illness, in Dublin on 11th June 2019, Feast Day of St. Barnabas. Born in 1948 in Co. Leitrim in Ireland’s north-west, he attended primary school locally, and completed his secondary studies in Dublin’s Blackrock College. His...
ObituaryPosted on 06/28/2019
On Thursday, January 31, 2019, Rhina Ligia Carmona passed away peacefully in her home in Silver Spring, MD.  She was born on April 30, 1933 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Arsenio Cano and Luz Maria Mejia. Rhina immigrated to the United States in 1944 with her sister, aunt and cousin to reside in New York City. In 1954, she married her husband of 64...
ObituaryPosted on 06/27/2019
Elizabeth Ann, oldest child of Joseph J. and Margaret C. Griesemer, originally of Billings, MO, and sister to 14 younger siblings, and mother of 6 living children was th beloved wife of James H. Hendricks spouse for over 65 years, died peacefully October 2, 2018 in Springfield, MO near the home of her youngest daughter where she had lived for some months...
ObituaryPosted on 06/24/2019
Marilyn Drummond Aylward 1939 - 2019 Marilyn Drummond Aylward, 79, of Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully June 17, 2019. The rosary will be prayed at 10:00 am Friday, June 21st at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 815 E. Meyer Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64131 followed by visitation and Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery....
ObituaryPosted on 06/24/2019
Sister Mary Ann was the first president of St. Mary’s Academy and served as Loretto’s president from 1995 through 2000. She died at her Denver home June 15. She was 93 and in the 68th year of her life as a Sister of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross. The daughter of Loretta (Teatam) and Charles L. Coyle, Sister Mary Ann was born Nov. 1, 1925, in Des Moines,...
ObituaryPosted on 06/04/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Janet Carroll died on May 28th, 2019 at Cedar Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ossining, NY. She was 85 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 67 years. Janet was born in New York City on July 22nd, 1933 to Ethel Rita (Waters) Carroll and Raphael Peter Carroll. She had two brothers, Raymond and Arthur. Her parents and...
ObituaryPosted on 05/28/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Mary Gertrude Naab, M.M. missioner and social worker died on May 17th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY.  She was 97 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 78 years.  She was born in Passaic, NJ on November 27th, 1921 to Grace (Donovan) Naab and Joseph Naab. She had two sisters, Peggy and Patricia.  She is...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Genevieve Tresa Zampedri, M.M. died on May 11th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, New York. She was 89 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 71 years. Velia Elena was born in Rupert, Idaho on October 15th, 1929 to Angela (Steneck) Zampedri and Joseph Zampedri; she had eight siblings. She is survived only by her...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Patricia Ann Maher died on March 27th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY. She was 92 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 71 years. Patricia was born in Harrisburg, PA on January 14th, 1927 to Helen Mae (Crist) Maher and Joseph P. Maher. She had two brothers, Gerald and Joseph, all of whom have predeceased...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Maria Colabella died on March 19th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY.  She was 78 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 40 years. Maria was born on May 9th, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY to Emelia (Luongo) Colabella and Pasquale Colabella. She had two sisters, Sister Jaqueline Marie, SSND and Geraldine De Luca. Her...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Mary Paulita Hoffman died on March 14th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY. She was 104 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 85 years. Mary Rose Hoffmann was born in Cincinnati, OH on August 13th, 1914 to Mary (Dumont) Hoffman and Oscar Hoffman. She was the youngest child in a family of eight children: four...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Bernadette Higa died on March 12th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY. She was 93 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 68 years. Shigeko was born in Kaupakalua, Maui, Hawaii on October 12th, 1925 to Kame (Miyashiro) Higa and Ushi Higa. She had two brothers and seven sisters.  One brother and three sisters...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Joan Chatfield died on March 1st, 2019 in Oahu, Hawaii. She was 86 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 68 years. Joan was born in Elizabeth, NJ, on October 7th, 1932 to Angela (Mc Cahill) Chatfield and Henry Summers Chatfield.  She had two sisters, Olive and Mary.  Her parents and sisters have predeceased her. In 1950, Joan...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Frances Mary Horan, missioner to Panama, died on March 1st, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center, in Maryknoll, NY. She was born in Philadelphia, PA on April 8th, 1924 to Isabelle A. (Hart) Horan and Daniel A. Horan. She was baptized Frances Mary at St. John the Baptist Church, in Philadelphia. She had two sisters, Marie and Anna and...
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Margaret Tryon died on January 28th, 2019 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY. She was 90 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 71 years. She was born in Eddington, PA on July 28th, 1928 to Dorothy R. (Smith) Tryon and William A. Tryon. She had two brothers, William and James and two sisters, Gertrude and Dorothy....
ObituaryPosted on 05/15/2019
Maryknoll, NY: Sister Maria Rieckelman died on December 28th, 2018 at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll, NY. She was 91 years old and had been a Maryknoll Sister for 73 years. She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on August 31st, 1927 to Mary (Mathews) Rieckelman and Harry H. Rieckelman and given the name Alice. She had two sisters: Mary Louise and Edith...