March 3, 2016

Shoemaker, Msgr. Samuel E.

REVEREND MONSIGNOR SAMUEL E. SHOEMAKER  1940 – 2016 Reverend Monsignor Samuel E. Shoemaker, Pastor, Saint Ignatius Parish, Yardley, died on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Monsignor Shoemaker was born on September 22, 1940, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late Samuel H. Shoemaker and the late Frances B. (Kolek) Shoemaker. Monsignor Shoemaker attended […]

March 3, 2016

Boyle, Rev. George J.

REVEREND GEORGE J. BOYLE  1925 – 2016  Reverend George J. Boyle, Pastor Emeritus, Sacred Heart Parish, Havertown, died on Sunday, January 9, 2016. Father Boyle was born on November 27, 1925, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late George J. Boyle and the late Ella B. (McLaughlin) Boyle. Father Boyle attended Saint […]

March 3, 2016

Doyne, Rev. David A.

REVEREND DAVID A. DOYNE  1929- 2016  Reverend David A. Doyne, Pastor Emeritus, Holy Martyrs Parish, Oreland, died at Saint Francis Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare, Darby, on Saturday, January 9, 2016. Father Doyne was born on July 22, 1929, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late Edward T. Doyne and the late […]

January 20, 2016

Moriarity, Reverend Daniel J.

REVEREND DANIEL J. MORIARITY  1934 – 2016 Reverend Daniel J. Moriarity, Retired Resident, Nativity B.V.M. Parish, Philadelphia, died at Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, on Wednesday, January 20, 2016.  Father Moriarity was born on June 2, 1934, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late Timothy Moriarity and the late Margaret (Dean) Moriarity. Father […]

January 10, 2016

Shields, Deacon Thomas A.

PERMANENT DEACON THOMAS A. SHIELDS  1930 – 2016 Deacon Thomas A. Shields, Retired Permanent Deacon, died on Sunday, January 10, 2016. Deacon Shields was born on June 28, 1930, in New Bern, North Carolina to the late Anthony and Ada Shields. Deacon Shields was married for 33 years to the late Barbara Jean Smith. Deacon […]

December 11, 2015

Monaghan, Msgr. Charles J.

1915 – 2015 Reverend Monsignor Charles J. Monaghan, Pastor Emeritus, Saint Joseph Parish, Collingdale, died at Saint Francis Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. Monsignor Monaghan was born on March 31, 1915, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late Charles J. Monaghan and the late Mary Doherty.  Monsignor […]

December 2, 2015

Van Thuyne, Rev. Dennis G.

1951-2015 Reverend Dennis G. Van Thuyne, died at Jennersville Hospital, West Grove, on Saturday,November 28, 2015. Father Van Thuyne was born on March 23, 1951, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is theson of late Gerald C.Van Thuyne and the late Alice K. Marks. Father Van Thuyne attended SaintHelena Parochial School, Philadelphia, and Cardinal Dougherty High School, […]

December 1, 2015

Wiedmann, Rev. Paul A.

1934 – 2015  Reverend Paul A. Wiedmann, Pastor Emeritus, Queen of the Universe Parish, Levittown, died at Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia, on Wednesday, November 25, 2015.  Father Wiedmann was born on December 24, 1934, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  He is the son of the late John A. Wiedmann and the late Marie M. Roppelt. Father Wiedmann attended […]

November 3, 2015

Fitzgibbons, Rev. John A.

1942-2015 Reverend John A. Fitzgibbons Retired, died at Saint Martha Center for Rehabilitation andHealthcare in Downington, on Sunday, October 25, 2015. Father Fitzgibbons was born on January 26, 1942 in Hartford, Connecticut. He is the son ofthe late John F. Fitzgibbons and the late Margaret L. Porta. Father Fitzgibbons attended KenellyElementary School, Hartford, Connecticut; Saint […]

October 12, 2015

O’Brien, Monsignor Bartholomew J.

1939-2015 Msgr. Bartholomew J. O’Brien, 76, pastor emeritus of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Philadelphia, died September  14, 2015. Monsignor O’Brien was born in Norristown.  He was the son of the late James and Helen (Kauflie) O’Brien. He attended St. Stanislaus School in Lansdale and Lansdale Catholic High School before entering St. Charles Borromeo […]