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Father Abbott dies at age 81

Father Abbott dies at age 81

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Eugene Abbott, a priest of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, died June 11 at the Little Sisters of the Poor Holy Family Residence in St. Paul.

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Deacon Feffer dies at age 81

Deacon Feffer dies at age 81

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Deacon Edward F. Feffer died March 22.

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Father Wolter served  as pastor, chaplain

Father Wolter served as pastor, chaplain

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Richard Wolter, 80, died Feb. 25. He was born June 21, 1932 and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis on Feb. 22, 1959.

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Deacon Swirtz directed the Propagation of the Faith office

Deacon Swirtz directed the Propagation of the Faith office

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Deacon Lawrence Swirtz, 86, died Feb. 19. He was born Jan. 22, 1927 and ordained a permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis on June 10, 1978.

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Father Roger Pierre served for five decades

Father Roger Pierre served for five decades

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Roger Pierre, 76, died Feb. 6. He was born Oct. 8, 1936 and ordained for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis Feb. 2, 1963.

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Longtime St. Joseph’s Hospital leader dies

Longtime St. Joseph’s Hospital leader dies

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sister Marie de Paul (Mary Patricia) Rochester died Dec. 26. She was 99.

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Father Holl minstered as pastor, hospital chaplain

Father Holl minstered as pastor, hospital chaplain

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father James Holl, 90, died Dec. 29.

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Father Berg continued to serve after retirement

Father Berg continued to serve after retirement

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Richard Berg, 85, died Dec. 26. He was born Nov. 13, 1927 and ordained for the archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis June 7, 1952.

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Msgr. James Habiger, social justice advocate, dies

Msgr. James Habiger, social justice advocate, dies

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Msgr. Habiger, former executive director of the Minnesota Catholic Conference, died Oct. 9. He was 85.

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Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Msgr. James Lavin, called “the face of the priesthood” to generations of students at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, died Sept 17 at the age of 93.

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Deacon James Seaton served Mendota parish

Deacon James Seaton served Mendota parish

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Deacon James B. Seaton Jr. died on Aug. 27, 2012. He was 79.

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Father Jerome Janski served Minneapolis parish for 27 years

Father Jerome Janski served Minneapolis parish for 27 years

| August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Father Jerome J. Janski, who retired from active ministry in 1992, died Aug. 8. He was 87.

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