Obituaries

Sister Jo Anne Sistrunk, SCL

The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCLs) mourn the loss of Sister Jo Anne Sistrunk, 65, who died on Sept. 2 at Select Specialty Hospital, Kansas City, Kan.

Sister Mary Lucilla Scurlock, OSB

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Mary Lucilla Scurlock, OSB, passed away on Aug. 11, 2017,

Sister Margaret Mary Bielinski, OSB

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Margaret Mary Bielinski, OSB passed away Aug. 7, 2017,

Sr. Rita Flaherty, CSJ

Submitted by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet If I were a singer, I would begin this reflection about Sr. Rita Flaherty with the song, “You Light Up My Life” because she did that. She lit up the lives of so many, family members, Sisters, residents and staff here at Nazareth, staff at St. […]

Msgr. Joseph Anthony Mancuso: ‘A priest from beginning to end’

Msgr. Joseph Anthony Mancuso, 77, died April 14, surrounded by family at the assisted living facility where he spent the last 18 months of his life.

Sister Lou Whipple, OSB

Sister Lou Whipple, OSB, 50, a Benedictine sister of Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kans., died Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the monastery.

Father Robert T. Costello, SJ,

Father Robert T. Costello, SJ, died Feb. 21, 2017 in St. Louis, Mo., after a brief illness.

Father Aidan McSorley, OSB

Early in the morning of Monday, 20 February 2017, our beloved confrere Father Aidan McSorley, OSB, a monk of Conception Abbey, Conception, MO, entered his eternal reward at the age of 75.

Father Bernard J. Diekhoff, C.PP.S

Father Bernard (Ben) Diekhoff, C.PP.S. of the Kansas City Province of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood died on Saturday, January 7, 2017,

Sister Mary McAuley Gillgannon, RSM

Sister Mary McAuley Gillgannon, RSM (Religious Sister of Mercy), died peacefully Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, at Mercy Villa in Omaha, Neb.

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September 26, 2017
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