Category Archives: Obituaries

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, OSU

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, O.S.U., 99, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton, Louisville, Ky., on Friday, June 2, 2017. A native of Cumberland, Md., she entered the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in 1938…

Martha Zinser Cramer

Martha Zinser Cramer, 93, of Williamstown died Monday, June 12, 2017, at Belpre Landing Rehab and Nursing Facility in Belpre, Ohio. She was born in Chillicothe, Ill., on February 13,…

Very Rev. Mark T. Gallipeau

Very Rev. Mark Thomas Gallipeau, V.F., age 61, passed away April 25, 2017, after a short illness. He leaves behind his daughter Tracey, his parents Mary and Robert Gallipeau and…

Father Walter H. Buckius, SJ

Father Walter A. Buckius, SJ, 96, died on April 25, 2017, at Manresa Hall, Philadelphia. He was born on July 13, 1920, the son of the late Harry Buckius and…

Father Edward M. Bell

Father Edward M. Bell, 79, of Parkersburg died Wednesday March 29, 2017 at CCMC Memorial Campus. He was born in New Martinsville, a son of the late Samuel and Angela…

Father Colombo F. Bandiera

Father Colombo F. Bandiera, 91, of Morgantown, retired Priest of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, W.Va., passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017, at his residence. He was born December…

Father Addison George Wright, PSS

Father Addison George Wright, PSS, was born on June 28, 1932, in Bridgeport, Conn., to Addison and Ann (nee Dowd) Wright. He had no siblings and both parents are deceased….

Sister Diane McCalley, CSJ

Sister Diane (Emmanuel) McCalley, CSJ, 79, died Sunday, January 22, 2017, in the 59th year of her religious life as a Sister of St. Joseph (since 1980) and a Benedictine…

Sister Susanne Klara Keszler, SAC

Sister Susanne Klara Keszler, a member of the Pallottine Missionary Sisters, died on February 7, 2017, at the age of 88, at St. Mary’s Convent Infirmary in Huntington. Sister Susanne…

Dr. Joanna Mary Roberts

Joanna Mary Roberts, M.D., of Odd passed away December 22, 2016 at Marion, Va. Dr. Roberts was born in Buffalo, N.Y., March 12, 1938, to William M. Roberts and Helen…