Obituaries

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...

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WILTON, CT — Sister RoseMary Ballasty, who taught school for several years in Maryland,

WHITESTONE, NY — Sister Mary Philippa O’Reilly, 93,

DUBUQUE, IOWA — Sister Mary Therese von Holdt, 86,

CENTER MORICHES — Deacon Galvin Murphy, 77,

DIX HILLS — Father Bonaventure Thekkeveetil, 76,

BRENTWOOD — Sister Dolores Marie Foster, formerly Sister Raymond Miriam,

BRENTWOOD — Sister Eileen Wahl, formerly Sister James Matthew,

SCRANTON, PA — Sister Mary Bride O’Malley, 79,

SOUTHHAMPTON — Msgr. Edmond J. Trench, 81,

ISLIP — Daughter of Wisdom Sister Dorothy Reilly,

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