Category Archives: Obituaries

Father Jeremiah Cullinane

Father Jeremiah Cullinane died peacefully at St. Paul’s Elder Services in Kaukauna, WI on January 21, 2021, in the 88th year of life and the 62nd of his ministerial priesthood….

Sister Mary Brown, CSJ

Obituary—Sister Mary Brown, CSJ Sister Mary Brown (Emmanuel), died peacefully January 17, 2021 at Mount St. Joseph with her sisters at her bedside. Sr. Mary was a native of St….

Sister Christine Riley, CSJ

Sister Christine Riley, with two CSJ sisters at her bedside and her birth sister, Kathy, on FaceTime, died at Wheeling Hospital on January 13, 2021 following a three-week illness. Sr….

Father Dismas Young, OFM Cap.

Capuchin Father Dismas Young, OFM Cap., died peacefully in his sleep on Thursday morning, December 17, 2020, at Vincentian Home in McCandless, PA. A proud “Butlerite” from St. Paul Parish…

Sister M. Electa Schmidt, IHM

Sister M. Electa Schmidt, IHM, of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary died on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at Our Lady of Peace Residence in Scranton. She…

Sister Mary Louise Lisowski

Sister Mary Louise Lisowski, age 74, died on December 7, 2020 at Caritas Christi, the motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill. Born in Pittsburgh, Sister Mary Lou…

Obituary — Father Patsy Joseph ‘Pat’ Wash

Father Patsy Joseph “Pat” Wash, 79, of Clarksburg died on Thursday, October 29, 2020, at his residence following an extended illness. He was born in Clarksburg on January 17, 1941,…

Donald R. Rice

Donald R. Rice, with family at his bedside, passed peacefully from this life on March 31, 2020 in Parkersburg, following an extended illness. He was 83 years old. Rite of…

Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP

Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP (Sister Margaret Therese) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope died peacefully on September 1, 2020. The daughter of the late Thomas J. and Catherine V….

Mary Martha Gallagher

Mary Martha Gallagher, 90, from Vienna, WV died peacefully at home on Mother’s Day from a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born in May 1929 and adopted by the…