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In remembrance – January 16, 2014

In remembrance – January 16, 2014

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Deacon Robert Giesen
Deacon John Crowley
Deacon Bernard Pedersen
Sister Mary Heinen

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Sister Ruth Roland was co-founder of Catholic Eldercare

Sister Ruth Roland was co-founder of Catholic Eldercare

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sinsinawa Dominican Sister Ruth Roland, who once served in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, died on Oct. 12. She was 91. Her funeral Mass was celebrated in Sinsinawa, Wis. on Oct. 18.

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Carmelite remembered for gentleness, humility

Carmelite remembered for gentleness, humility

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Carmelite Father Joseph V. Vaccaro, 84, died on Sept. 28 at the Little Sisters of the Poor Holy Family Residence.

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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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