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In Memoriam

Please join us in prayer for the families of our alumnae and students.

"May all be comforted by the compassionate heart of Christ who will draw all to
abundant life and fullness of joy!" -Sr. Helen Jean Novy, HM  

We have included all individuals for whom we received notification following the printing of the summer issue of the Magnificat Magazine, and we have listed all of the relationships we could locate in our records. If there is a published obituary for a person named below, you can click on their name to access the notice. If we have missed anyone, kindly let us know by emailing Maggie Mroz Lamb '84 at mlamb@maghs.org.

Sr. Jeannette Abi-Nader, HM
Former Magnificat faculty member, 1970-1972.

Benjamin Barnes
Brother of Katrina Barnes Johnson '83, Maria Barnes '84, and Gemma Barnes Abels '85 

Karen M. DeCrane Blesse '71
Sister of Linda DeCrane Chokan '63† and Judy DeCrane Mazzeo '65†; Cousin of Helen DeCrane Roth '60 and Carol DeCrane Bellanco '62 

Bill Boston
Husband of Cheri McDonnell Hughes '63

James E. Brogan
Father of Mary Brogan '79, Kathy Brogan McIntyre '81; Father-in-law of Linda Bodziony Brogan '84; Grandfather of Laine Brogan '16 and Lillian Brogan '19 

Carol Ann Bugala
Mother of Ann Bugala '85† and Kerry Bugala Capka '88

Kathleen Burke
Mother of Erin Burke Becker '97, and Mother-in-law of Amy Carlin Burke '89

Irene Murphy Campbell '51L
Mother of Sheila Campbell McClure '84 and former Magnificat faculty member

Francis P. "Pat" Carr
Father of Erin Carr '11 and Colleen Carr '14; Brother-in-law of Maureen Campbell Carr '86, Maureen Masterson Carr '89, and Julie Coughlin Carr '98  

Colleen Hagan Carrocia '67
Sister of Jerilyn Hagan '70 and Mary Hagan Duns '72; Cousin of JoAnn Hagan Richards '67; Aunt of Casie Sowell Schaeffer '99, Reilley Duns '05, and Hagan Duns '11

Rosalind Hlavac Boehmer '33L

Dennis Collister
Husband of Caron Crist Collister '66  

Joan Helen "Joanie" Coughlin
Grandmother of Dena Neville '20 

Ronald H. Crombie
Husband of Katherine Mihalak Crombie '74

Mary Ann "Peg" Crosley
Mother of Marianne Crosley '76

Zsolt John Domotorffy
Father of Eva Domotorffy '91

Frank Dorenkott
Husband of Cathy Hamilton Dorenkott '62 †; Father of Laura Dorenkott Yartz '93 

Frederick D. "Fred" Dzuban
Son of Julie Fournier Dzuban '57L

Virginia M. "Ginnie" Caine Fogarty '62 
Sister of Therese Caine Villwock '61 and Patty Caine Adams '65  

Christopher Gala
Son of Peggy Koran Gala '88

Ella McDermott Gaul '44L
Aunt of Christine Eynon Kitchens '68 and Megan Gaul '94; Great Aunt of Catie Eynon '00, Colleen Eynon '02, Colleen Gaul '09 and Nora Gaul '16

Carolyn V. Gordon
Mother of Cheryl Gordon Sigsworth '85; Sister-in-law of Judy Gordon Riedel '63; Aunt of Sharon Graven Kudia '81, Tricia Graven '84, and Sheila Graven '86 

Terrance P. "Terry" Gravens
Husband of Maureen Adler Gravens '71; Father of Clare Gravens Melling '06, Catherine Gravens '08, and Colleen Gravens; Brother of Maureen Gravens Davis '61, Patrice Gravens Downs '65, and Kathleen Gravens '72; Brother-in-law of Susan Adler Carlin '73, Mary Kathleen Adler '78, and Mary Pat Adler Hargis '83; Uncle of Ann Davis '94, Maura Mahoney '06, and Caroline Adler '16; Great Uncle of Colleen Meidenbauer '17.

Judith Eiben Hall '60

Deirdre K. Hart '00
Niece of Maryann Lydon Hart '74 and Anne Mulloy Hodge '91

Barbara House
Mother of Katherine House Antall '04

John P. Jaeckin
Brother of Kim Jaeckin Klepek '88; Uncle of Alexis Klepek '19 

Donald Edward Johnson
Father of Pam Johnson Ward '71; Grandfather of Cameron Johnson '10 and Veronica Johnson '13

Joann Johnson
Mother of Dora Johnson Barlow '87 

Sarah (Clark) Keating
Mother of Kara Keating Copeland '94 

Marilyn Maher Kennedy '61
Mother of Nina Kennedy Varga '88, Kathleen Kennedy Mulgrew '89, Anne Marie Kennedy Gilliam '94, and Brigid Kennedy Chambers '95; Grandmother of Brenna Varga '20, Carys Varga '21, Camryn Kennedy '22, Grace Chambers '24, and Caitlin Varga '24; Sister of Margaret Maher Stanton '48L 

Kathleen E. "Kay" Kern
Mother of Colleen Kern Grudzien '87 

Amber Marie Korponic '9

Nancy Mullin Mather
Mother of Lisa Mather Karnatz '84 and Amy Mather '87; Grandmother of Emma Karnatz '17, Grace Karnatz '20, and Eleanor Karnatz '24

Michael S. Mayor
Father of Shelby Mayor Morton '05

Albert L. McGinty
Father of Shannon McGinty Murphy  '98 and Erin McGinty '03 

Patrick J. McGreal
Father of Heather McGreal Carey '91; Father-in-law of Mary Pat Woidke McGreal '87

Anne McGuire
Mother of Patricia McGuire Kessler '81; Mother-in-law of Tricia McIntyre McGuire '89: Grandmother of Mary McGuire '20 

Edward. A. McNamara
Father of Eileen McNamara '85

Daniel E. Milota
Son of Marcy Rhome Milota '66L

Donald John Moracz
Husband of Molly Spisak Moracz '86; Father of Liza Moracz '16; Son-in-law of Nancy Wolf Spisak '66†; Brother-in-law of Caroline Spisak Zubricky '84 and Toddy Spisak Keen '91

Ann M. Milne
Mother of Sara Milne Laux '96 

Brian J. Mulholland
Brother of Kathleen Mulholland Chicoine '59 and Clare Mulholland Wallace '60.  

Scott H. Patterson
Father of Tracy Patterson Powers '88; Grandfather of Meghan Powers '19 and Shannon Powers '17 

Maria Perez-Stable
Mother of Maria Perez-Stable '72 and Marta Perez-Stable '77; Grandmother of Sarah Perez-Stable '01, Hannah Perez-Stable '08, and Emily Perez-Stable '23

Nicholas R. Popovich, MD
Father of Suzanne Popovich Adele '77, Mary Popovich Howland '83, and Kathleen Popovich Holtzman '88  

Karen Marie Pretzer '73 
Sister of Barbara Pretzer '79; Cousin of Cheryl Sutera Ledbetter '68

Kathleen Matthews Radel '65 
Sister of Barbara Matthews Foerstner '68 

Neil Joseph Raleigh
Husband of Kathleen Kilbane Raleigh '50L

Thomas F. Sheehan
Brother of Mary Sheehan Hall '64; Uncle of Megan Hall Houser '95 and Bridget Hall Dixon '97 

Gayle Fischback Shupp '69 

Dale H. Shuster
Husband of Maire Powe Shuster '67; Stepfather of Julie Sammon Gheitantschi '92

Mary Sims
Mother of Julie Sims Gibbons ’80 and Michele Sims Ahern ’85; Mother-in-law of Jenny Hayes Sims ’89; Grandmother of Meegan Gibbons ’08, Kali Gibbons ’09, Annie Ahern ’11, Kaitlin Sims ’11, Katie Ahern ’13, Maggie Ahern ’14, Allie Sims ’15, Hannah Sims ’15, Molly Sims ’19, and Emily Sims '23 

Elaine Marie Smith Sprosty
Mother of Louelle Sprosty '66 and Terri Sprosty '69; Mother-in-law of Debbie Peterlin Sprosty '72 

Thomas C. Sullivan
Father-in-law of Mary Conway Sullivan '82 and Mary Frain Sullivan '87; Grandfather of Grace O. Sullivan '11

Joanne Waszak Telliard '59

Jeanne Powe Varnes '61 
Aunt of Christine Carroll '02 

Irene A. (McGrath) Waldron
Mother of Mary Anne Waldron Barry '74; Grandmother of Sarah Barry Sikon '10

Alice Loretta Feser Welsh '71L 
Sister of Mary Ann Feser Trumble '56L and Elizabeth Feser '67L; Sister-in-law of Kay Foster Feser '66L

Olivia Morgan White
Daughter of Tammy Drozdz White '84; Niece of Kim Drozdz '82 and Dawn Drozdz '87†

Harold P. "Hal" Winkler
Father of Traci Winkler LaFrankie '85

Correction: 

Anne Ryan
Mother of Michelle Ryan Stewart ’85 and Megan Ryan Banas ’88; Aunt of Kathleen Ryan Schreiber ’81, Jacqueline Mooney Valley ’82, Karen Ryan Tigue ’85, Sis Malley ’92, and Megan Malley Cannon ’93; Grandmother of Grace Ryan '21; Great Aunt of Katie Ryan '13 and Megan Ryan '15 

Deceased

“L” denotes a graduate of Lourdes Academy