Obituaries
422 results total, viewing 1 - 20
South Korean Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, retired archbishop of Seoul, died April 27. He was 89.During more than 40 years as a bishop, he devoted care to promoting respect for all human life, … more
Sister Veronica Liegey, S.C., who taught at Cardinal Spellman High School in the Bronx for 25 years, died April 25 at Cabrini of Westchester in Dobbs Ferry. She was 88. Sister Veronica taught at … more
Sister Giovannina Gemin, F.M.S.C., who cooked for the sisters and children at St. Joseph’s Home in Peekskill for many years, died April 21. She was 93.Sister Giovannina came to Mount St. … more
Sister Agnes Kelly, O.S.U., who was principal of St. Angela Merici School in the Bronx for seven years, died April 20 at her home in Kingston. She was 85. Sister Agnes was at St. Angela Merici, … more
Sister Rosaleen Sheridan, R.S.H.M., who served as a school teacher and administrator, died April 27 at Marymount Convent in Tarrytown. She was 88. She taught at schools in Rome and London through … more
Sister Janet Vietor, O.P., who taught at St. Augustine School in New City for four years, died April 22 in St. Louis. She was 71. Sister Janet was at St. Augustine School, 1970-1974. She also … more
Msgr. Dermot R. Brennan, pastor emeritus of St. Patrick’s parish in Yorktown Heights, died April 18. He was 90. more
Father Joseph C. Henchey, C.S.S., who was on the faculty of St. Joseph’s Seminary in Dunwoodie for five years, died April 7 after a long illness in Evanston, Ill. He was 90.Father Henchey was … more
Sister Elizabeth Judge, S.C., who taught Spanish at two high schools in the archdiocese, died April 3 at Cabrini of Westchester in Dobbs Ferry. She was 86. Sister Elizabeth taught Spanish at St. … more
Sister Bertha Ann Miller, C.S.A., who was accounting and finance manager for The Leo House in Manhattan for 20 years, died March 27 at St. Francis Home in Fond du Lac, Wis. She was 95. Sister … more
Father John “Jack” Oldfield, O.A.R., who served as prior provincial of St. Augustine Province for seven years and prior of Tagaste Monastery in Suffern for six years, died Jan. 20 of … more
Sister Barbara Armstrong, S.C.C., who served at Immaculate Conception School in the Bronx for 21 years, died April 3 at the motherhouse in Mendham, N.J. She was 86. Sister Barbara was at … more
Brother J. Francis Dolphin, M.M., who served in Chile for many years in circus ministry and other programs, died March 23 at the Maryknoll Society Center assisted living unit in Ossining. He was … more
Sister Margaret Sweeney, S.C., who served at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Manhattan for 51 years, died April 11 at Cabrini of Westchester in Dobbs Ferry. She was 99. Sister Margaret was at St. … more
Sister Katherine King, S.C., who served at St. Agatha Home in Nanuet for 38 years, died April 7 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern. She was 83. She volunteered at Seton Village, Nanuet, … more
Father Hans Küng, the prominent and sometimes controversial Swiss Catholic theologian, died in his sleep in the university town of Tübingen, Germany, where he had lived and lectured since 1960, … more
Cardinal Sebastian Koto Khoarai, the first and only cardinal from Lesotho, died April 17 in Mazenod, Lesotho. He was 91. For almost 40 years, he led the Diocese of Mohale’s Hoek, submitting his … more
Cardinal Sebastian Koto Khoarai, the first and only cardinal from Lesotho, died April 17 in Mazenod, Lesotho. He was 91. For almost 40 years, he led the Diocese of Mohale’s Hoek, submitting his … more
Mother Gloria Castro, O.B.T., who served 15 years as the founding principal of St. Clare of Assisi School in the Bronx, died March 21 at St. Aloysius Novitiate in Hopewell Junction, where she … more
Sister M. Priscilla Koblarchik, I.H.M., who taught for 17 years at Holy Trinity School in Poughkeepsie, died March 23 at Our Lady of Peace Residence in Scranton, Pa. She was 98. Sister Priscilla … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 22 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.