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  • Father Robert C. Donovan

    Father Robert C. Donovan (Dec. 30) in Fall River. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 6 at Saint John the Evangelist, Pocasset for the son of the late Robert and Mary (McCarthy) Donovan, and brother of Mary Ruth, Dennis; Elizabeth Carroll, Clare Schwelm, and William, all of Yarmouth; and Frances McManus, Mount Sinai, N.Y. During 46 years of priestly ministry in the diocese of Fall River, the Brookline native served in assignments in Attleboro; Barnstable; Wareham; Dighton and Pocasset. Committal services were private.

  • Deacon John F. Cabral, 1979

    Deacon John F. Cabral, '79 (Dec. 30) in Medford. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 6 at Saint Raphael Church, Medford for the son of the late Walter and Mary (Leonard) Cabral; and brother of Paul and Stephen, both of Medford; Charles, Wakefield; and Kristine Conely, Winchester. During his diaconal ministry he served in archdiocesan parishes, including Saint Patrick, Watertown; Saint Jude, Waltham; and Saint Benedict, Somerville. Deacon Cabral was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.

  • Sister Julia Marie (Mary Ann) Connolly, O. Carm.

    Sister Julia Marie (Mary Ann) Connolly, O. Carm. (Jan. 4) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 9 at Holy Family Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late John and Julia (Burns) Connolly; and sister of Noreen. During 59 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in N.Y. and locally at Marian Manor, South Boston and Saint Patrick Manor, Framingham. Sister Julia Marie was buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.

  • Sister Deirdre (Catherine) Cotter, OP

    Sister Deirdre (Catherine) Cotter, OP (Jan. 3) in Saint Catharine, Ky. Funeral Mass celebrated at Sansbury Chapel, Saint Catharine, Ky. for the daughter of the late John and Kathleen (O'Sullivan) Cotter. During 69 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Ill.; Neb.; N.Y.; Tenn.; and locally at Mount Trinity Academy, Watertown; Saint Mel, Gloucester; Saint Angela Merici, Mattapan; Saint Patrick, Lynn; Saint Frances de Sales, Charlestown; Saint Matthew, Dorchester; and Rosary Manor, Watertown. Sister Deirdre was buried in the Dominican Cemetery, Saint Catharine, Ky.

  • Sister Caroline (Mary Caroline) Hatch, SP

    Sister Caroline (Mary Caroline) Hatch, SP (Jan. 9) in Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 12 at Immaculate Conception Church, Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind. for the daughter of the late William and Johanna (Moore) Hatch. During 70 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Ill.; N.H. and locally at Sacred Hearts, Malden; Saint Patrick, Stoneham; and Saint Rose of Lima, Chelsea. Sister Caroline was buried in Sisters of Providence Cemetery, Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind.

  • Father Anthony J. Kuzniewski, SJ

    Father Anthony J. Kuzniewski, SJ (Dec. 19) in Weston. Funeral Mass celebrated Dec. 26 at Saint Joseph Chapel, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester for the son of the late Anthony and Alice (Tomaszewki) Kuzniewski. During 36 years of priestly ministry, he served in assignments of Jesuit Northeast Province; most recently at College of the Holy Cross, Worcester. Father Kuzniewski was buried in the Jesuit Cemetery, Holy Cross College of the Holy Cross, Worcester.

  • Deacon David R. Scamman

    Deacon David R. Scamman '88 (Dec. 22) in Saint Albans, Maine. Funeral Mass to be celebrated in the spring for the husband of Valerie. During his diaconal ministry, he served in the archdiocese of Boston and in the diocese of Portland.

  • Brother Lionel Julian Roy, FMS

    Brother Lionel Julian Roy, FMS (Dec. 25) in Lincroft, N.J. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 3 at Marist Brothers Chapel, Esopus, N.Y. for the son of the late Leo and Mary Moreau) Roy. During 67 years of religious life, the Lawrence native served in congregational assignments in Fla.; N.Y.; S. Dak.; Texas; W. Va. Brother Lionel was buried in the Marist Brothers Cemetery, Esopus, N.Y.

  • Sister Marilyn (Rita) Harrigan, CSJ

    Sister Marilyn (Rita) Harrigan, CSJ (Dec. 30) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 5 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late Archibald and Jennie (Gunning) Harrigan. During 71 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Saint John the Evangelist, Canton; Saint Joseph, Medford; Saint Joseph, Wakefield; Holy Name, West Roxbury; Saint Thomas Aquinas, Jamaica Plain; Mount Saint Joseph, Brighton; and Motherhouse, Brighton. Sister Marilyn was buried in Saint Patrick Cemetery, Natick.

  • Sister Mary Alice (Ann Marie) O'Loughlin, CSJ

    Sister Mary Alice (Ann Marie) O'Loughlin, CSJ (Dec. 25) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated Dec. 30 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late John and Anna (O'Connor) O'Loughlin and sister of Anne Piscioneri. During 69 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Holy Family, Rockland; Saint Catherine of Genoa, Somerville; Cardinal Spellman, Brockton; Saint Mary, Lynn; Matignon, Cambridge; Gate of Heaven, South Boston; Saint Clement, Somerville; and Pope John XXIII, Everett. Sister Mary Alice was buried in Saint Patrick Cemetery, Natick.

  • Catherine (Harrington) Hallinan

    Catherine (Harrington) Hallinan (Jan. 2) in Arlington. Funeral Mass celebrated Jan. 6 at Saint Camillus Church, Arlington for the mother of Michael, Tega Bay, S. Car.; Catherine Yow, Arlington; Mary Fairbairn, Groton; and Ann Donahue, Wakefield; and sister of the late Father James Harrington. Mrs. Harrington was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Arlington.

  • Sister Susan Frederick, PM

    Sister Susan Frederick, PM (Dec. 15) in Methuen. Funeral Mass celebrated Dec. 19 at Presentation of Mary Chapel, Methuen for the daughter of the late Leo and Irene (Valliere) Frederick and sister of Anne Marie Maynard, Nashua, N.H.; Andrew, Homosassa, Fla. and John, Pinehurst, N. Car. During her religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Italy; Maine; Neb.; N.H.; and locally at Presentation of Mary High School, Methuen. Interment was private.

  • Sister Jean (Robert Elizabeth) Wilson, SC

    Sister Jean (Robert Elizabeth) Wilson, SC (Dec. 19) in Wellesley. Funeral Mass celebrated Dec. 22 at Mount Saint Vincent Chapel, Wellesley for the daughter of the late Robert and Elizabeth (McColl) Wilson and sister of James and Robert. During 60 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Nova Scotia, N.H.; N.Y., and locally at Saint Joseph, Needham; Saint Patrick, Lawrence; and Mount Saint Vincent, Wellesley. Sister Jean was buried in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, North Andover.