Scranton, PA — Sister M. Sarita Gesler, of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, died October 1 at Our Lady of Peace Residence here.

Sister Sarita entered the IHM congregation on February 2, 1941 and made her temporary profession of vows on August 2, 1943 and her final profession of vows on August 2, 1946.
In the Diocese of Rockville Centre, she served as a teacher at St. Peter of Alcantara School in Port Washington (1990-98). Between...


Wilton, CT — Sister Anne Marie Dorff of the School Sisters of Notre Dame

Amityville — Sister Georgina Altamore, 100, died April 22.

BRONX — Father Richard P. Grogan, 69, of the Society of Jesus,

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Sister Mary Jude Borden

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Amityville — Sister Adrienne Marie Amato, 83,

Amityville — Sister Mary Cordula Staiger died March 20.

LINDENHURST — Father Denis J. Sheridan, who served the Diocese of Rockville Centre

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Sister Mary Louis Lo Bosco, 95,

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