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  • Obituary: Msgr. Kempa former pastor in Lowell

    Bishop Arthur Kennedy was the principal celebrant of the Funeral Mass of Msgr. Stanislaw Kempa at Holy Trinity Polish Church in Lowell on June 21. The Tarnow, Poland native died in Lowell on June 17 at the age of 66.

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  • Obituary: Father Raymond O. Goulet, senior priest in Marlborough

    A Marlborough native where he was born on March 24, 1932, Father Raymond Goulet died there on June 21. He was 82. Son of the late Oscar and Juliette (Cormier) Goulet, he attended local schools before entering St. John Seminary and following completion of seminary studies he was ordained at Holy Cross cathedral on Feb. 2, 1957 by Archbishop Richard J. Cushing.

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  • Father James E. Flanagan, CSS

    Father James E. Flanagan, CSS (June 22) in Waltham. Funeral Mass celebrated June 28 at Sacred Heart Church, Milford for the son of the late Edward and Grace (Collins) Flanagan and brother of William, Walpole; Paul, Center Conway, N.H.; and Nancy Bassignani, Plymouth. During 64 years of priestly ministry, Father served in assignments of the Stigmatine Fathers and Brothers in Guam; Mass.; Va.; and locally at Holy Family, Lynn and Sacred Heart, Waltham. Father Flanagan was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Milford.

  • Father Victor C. LaVoie

    Father Victor C. LaVoie (June 26) in Burlington. Funeral Mass celebrated July 1 at Saint Eulalia Church, Winchester for the son of the late Rene and Ruth (McCusker) LaVoie and brother of Ann Uva, Syracuse, N.Y.; John, Duxbury; and Joseph, Falmouth. Since his ordination on May 15, 1971, he served at Saint Mary Chelmsford; Saint John Chrysostom, West Roxbury; Christ the King, Hudson; Saint Thomas of Villanova, Wilmington; Saint Paul, Hingham; Saint Rose of Lima, Chelsea; Chaplain, Lahey Clinic, Burlington; and Saint Eulalia, Winchester. Father LaVoie was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge.

  • Father William B. Neenan, SJ

    Father William B. Neenan, SJ (June 25) in Newton. Funeral Mass celebrated July 1 at Saint Ignatius of Loyola Church, Newton for the son of the late Edgar and Grace (Braunger) Neenan and brother of Peter, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. and Mary Jo Warnke, Plain, Wisc. During 53 years of priestly ministry, he served in assignments of the Jesuitsf Wisconsin Province and most recently as Vice President and Special Assistant to the President, Boston College, Newton. Father Neenan was buried in the Jesuit Cemetery, Weston.

  • Father David N. Power, OMI

    Father David N. Power, OMI (June 19) in Washington, D.C. Funeral Mass celebrated June 26 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel, Tewksbury for the son of the late David and Kathleen (Davis) Power. During 57 years of priestly ministry, he served in assignments of the Missionary Oblates in Canada; Ireland; Italy; Tahiti; Zambia; and Washington, D.C. Father Power was a well know liturgical theologian and scholar. Father Power was buried in the Oblate Cemetery, Tewksbury.

  • Sister Mary Cornelia Bertino, MFIC

    Sister Mary Cornelia Bertino, MFIC (July 1) in Boston. Funeral Mass celebrated July 7 at Mount Alvernia Convent, Newton for the daughter of the late Joseph and Attonetta (Fassi) Bertino. During her religious life, Sister served in various congregational assignments and locally at Mount Alvernia Academy, Newton. Sister Mary Cornelia was buried in Saint Michael Cemetery, Roslindale.

  • Sister Dominic (Agnes) Condon, CSJ

    Sister Dominic (Agnes) Condon, CSJ (July 6) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated July 10 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late Patrick and Ellen (Donovan) Condon. During 71 years of religious life Sister served in congregational assignments at Saint Matthew, Dorchester; Saint Ann, Somerville; Saint Rita, South End; Saint Paul, Cambridge; Saint Theresa of Avila, West Roxbury; Cathedral High, Boston; Cardinal Spellman, Brockton and Saint Brendan, Dorchester. Sister Dominic was buried in Saint Patrick Cemetery, Natick.

  • Sister Mary Celestine (Ellen) Coyle, MFIC

    Sister Mary Celestine (Ellen) Coyle, MFIC (July 12) in Westwood, N.J. Funeral Mass celebrated July 16 at Our Lady of the Angels Convent, Tenafly, N.J. for the daughter of the late George and Bridget (Fallon) Coyle. During 65 years of religious life, Sister served in various congregational assignments in Ireland; Fla.; N.Y.; Penn.; and locally at Saint Clare High School, Roslindale and Mount Alvernia Academy, Newton; and Saint Francis of Assisi, Cambridge. Sister Mary Celestine was buried in Our Lady of the Angels Cemetery, Tenafly, N.J.

  • Sister Emily (Francis John) Donovan, SC

    Sister Emily (Francis John) Donovan, SC (July 1) in Wellesley. Funeral Mass celebrated July 7 at Mount Saint Vincent Chapel, Wellesley for the daughter of the late Thomas and Margaret (MacDonald) Donovan. During 76 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Bermuda; N.J.; N.Y.; and locally at Saint Margaret, Dorchester; Saint Paul, Wellesley; and Mount Saint Vincent, Wellesley. Sister Emily was buried in Saint Mary Cemetery, Needham.

  • Sister Mary Agnes (Agnesia) Wall, RSM

    Sister Mary Agnes (Agnesia) Wall, RSM (July 1) in Windham, N.H. Funeral Mass celebrated July 8 at Warde Center Chapel, Windham, N.H. for the daughter of the late James and Agnes (Bradley) Wall and sister of Jane Martin, North Andover; and Elizabeth OfBrien, Boston. During 76 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in N.H.; and Mass. Sister Mary Agnes was buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Bedford, N.H.

  • Sister Andrea (Ann Thaddeus) Walsh, SND

    Sister Andrea (Ann Thaddeus) Walsh, SND (June 22) in Ipswich. Funeral Mass celebrated June 26 at Mary Queen Chapel, Ipswich, for the daughter of the late Thaddeus and Ann (Conlon) Walsh and sister of Michael, Weymouth. During her religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Saint James, Salem; Notre Dame Academy, Tyngsborough; Saint Mary, Chelmsford; Saint Charles Borromeo, Woburn; Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted, Waltham; Assumptionist Center, Brighton; and Provincial Leadership, Ipswich. Sister Andrea was buried in Notre Dame Cemetery, Ipswich.

  • Monica E. (Long) Gunter

    Monica E. (Long) Gunter (July 2) in Wellesley. Funeral Mass celebrated July 9 at Saint Paul Church, Wellesley for the mother of Father David W. Gunter, Washington, D.C. Mrs. Gunter was buried in Island Cemetery, Block Island, R.I.