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  • Sister Mary (Anna) Bender, SP

    Sister Mary (Anna) Bender, SP (Aug. 16) in Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 20 at Immaculate Conception Church, Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind. for the daughter of the late John and Mary (Hay) Bender and sister of Joseph, Owensboro, Ky.; and the late Sister Louise Marie, SP. During 77 years of religious life, Sister Mary served in congregational assignments in Washington, D.C.; Ind. And locally at Saint Joseph, Quincy. Sister Mary was buried in Sisters of Providence Cemetery, Saint Mary of the Woods, Ind.

  • Sister Ida Mary (Valeria) Lutz, CDP

    Sister Ida Mary (Valeria) Lutz, CDP (Aug. 10) in Kingston. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 16 at Sacred Heart High School Chapel, Kingston for the daughter of the late George and Mathilda (Yester) Lutz; and sister of Father Gerald Lutz; George, Gilbert, Gregory and Nancy Feineigle, all of Penn. During 65 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Penn.; and locally at Sacred Heart, Kingston; and as Provincial of the Sisters of Divine Providence. Sister Ida Mary was buried in Our Lady of Divine Providence Cemetery, Kingston.

  • Sister Margaret (Mary Vianney) Sheehan, CSJ

    Sister Margaret (Mary Vianney) Sheehan, CSJ (Aug. 11) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 16 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late Edmond and Catherine (O'Meara) Sheehan and sister of the late Msgr. John J. Sheehan. During 77 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Immaculate Conception, Revere; Saint Ambrose, Dorchester; Saint Paul, Hingham; Saint Andrew the Apostle, Forest Hills; Saint Angela Merici, Mattapan; Saint Francis of Assisi, Braintree; Saint John the Evangelist, Canton; Saint Joseph, Malden; Saint Theresa of Avila, West Roxbury; Motherhouse, Brighton; and Fontbonne, Milton. Sister Margaret was buried in Saint Patrick Cemetery, Natick.

  • Jeanne T. (O'Sullivan) McCarthy

    Jeanne T. (O'Sullivan) McCarthy (Aug. 10) in Burlington. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 13 at Saint Eulalia Church, Winchester for the wife of John, Burlington; and mother of Stephen, Roslindale; Brian, Freeport, Maine; Elaine Briggs, Norwalk, Conn.; and Karen, Groton; and sister of the late Msgr. Francis G. O'Sullivan. Mrs. McCarthy was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.

  • Deacon Andrew J. Goldy 1996

    Deacon Andrew J. Goldy 1996 (Aug. 3) in Reading. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 9 at Saint Agnes, Reading for the father of Donna McKinney, Atkinson, N.H.; Stephen, Reading; and Denise Pennucci, Newman, Ga. During 20 years of diaconal ministry, he served at Saint Clement, Somerville. Deacon Goldy was buried in Wood End Cemetery, Reading.

  • Sister Louise (Mildred Louise) Bray, SC

    Sister Louise (Mildred Louise) Bray, SC (July 28) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Memorial Mass celebrated Aug. 8 at Mount Saint Vincent Chapel, Wellesley, for the daughter of the late James and Lucy (McGrath) Bray. During almost 65 years of religious life, Sister, a Boston native, served in congregational assignments in Nova Scotia; Ontario; and as General Superior of the Sisters of Charity of Halifax (1988-2000). Sister Louise was buried in Saint Mary Cemetery, Needham.

  • Sister Eleanor (Bobola) Zito, CSJ

    Sister Eleanor (Bobola) Zito, CSJ (Aug. 7) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 11 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late Michael and Laura (Constanza) Zito and sister of the late Father Joseph R. Zito. During 79 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Saint Aidan, Brookline; Mount Saint Joseph, Brighton; Regis College, Weston; Saint James, Salem; Saint Catherine of Genoa, Somerville; and Merrimack Montessori, Haverhill. Sister Eleanor was buried in S.t Patrick Cemetery, Natick.

  • Alice (O'Regan) [Ciani] De Gugliemo

    Alice (O'Regan) [Ciani] De Gugliemo (Aug. 2) in Hyannis. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 6 at Our Lady of Victory, Centerville for the wife of the late Joseph DeGuglielmo and the late Manfred Ciani; and sister of Father Hugh O'Regan, Hyannis. Mrs. DeGugliemo was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge.

  • James S. DiPerri

    James S. DiPerri (Aug. 4) in South Boston. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 13 at Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted, Waltham for the husband of Mary (Curran) Di Perri, South Boston; Father James M. DiPerri, Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted, Waltham; Noreen Tolosky, Longmeadow; and Mary, South Boston. Mr. DiPerri was buried in Saint Bernard Cemetery, Concord.

  • Father Andrew F. Giardino, OFM

    Father Andrew F. Giardino, OFM (July 30) in West Hartford, Conn. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 4 at Saint Patrick-Saint Anthony Church, Hartford for the son of the late Dominic and Mary (Morabito) Giardino; and brother of Marie Combs and Dominic Giardino, Geneva, N.Y., and Anthony, Seneca Falls, N.Y. During 54 years of priestly ministry in Holy Name Franciscan Province, he served in assignments in Washington, D.C.; Conn.; N.H.; N.J.; N.Y.; R.I.; and locally at Saint Anthony Shrine, Boston. Father Giardino was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Geneva, N.Y.

  • Brother Peter (Owen) Donohue, CFX

    Brother Peter (Owen) Donohue, CFX (July 26) in Danvers. Funeral Mass celebrated July 29 at Saint John Preparatory School Chapel, Danvers for the son of the late Patrick and Mae (Dolon) Donohue. During 72 years of religious life, he served in various congregational assignments of the Xaverian Brothers in Washington, D.C.; Calif.; Ky.; Md.; S. Car.; Saint John, Worcester; and locally at Saint Joseph Juniorate, Peabody and Xaverian House, Danvers. Brother Peter was buried in the Xaverian Brothers Cemetery, Danvers.

  • Sister Ann (Mary Linus) Phillippi, CDP

    Sister Ann (Mary Linus) Phillippi, CDP (July 28) in Kingston. Funeral Mass celebrated Aug. 2 at Providence House Chapel, Kingston for the daughter of the late Peter and Ann (Mueller) Phillippi. During 75 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in Conn.; Penn.; Orleans, Mass.; and locally at Sacred Heart, Kingston. Sister Ann was buried in Our Lady of Divine Providence Cemetery, Kingston.

  • Deacon James V. Kerrigan 1998

    Deacon James V. Kerrigan 1998 (July 21) in Woburn. Funeral Mass celebrated July 27 at Saint Barbara Church, Woburn for the husband of Muriel (Normand) Kerrigan; father of Suzanna Tandon, Wayland; Christine, Lund, Texas; Alicia Anderson, Haverhill; Kendra Balcius, Franklin; Michael, Watertown; David, Woburn; Steve, N. Car.; Andrew, Galway, Ireland; brother of Mary Foley and Harry Kerrigan, both of Woburn. Deacon Kerrigan will be buried in Sanford, Maine.

  • Sister Margaret Roberta (Anna) Elliot SNDdeN

    Sister Margaret Roberta (Anna) Elliot SNDdeN (July 22) in Worcester. Funeral Mass celebrated July 26 at Notre Dame du Lac Chapel, Worcester for the daughter of the late Robert and Margaret (Trainor) Elliot and sister of Joan, Milton. During more than 70 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments in R.I. and locally at Saint Mark, Dorchester; Saint Joseph, Somerville; and Bishop Fenwick, Peabody. Sister Margaret Roberta was buried in Notre Dame du Lac Cemetery, Worcester.

  • Sister Anne (Garnet) O'Brien, CSJ

    Sister Anne (Garnet) O'Brien, CSJ (July 21) in Framingham. Funeral Mass celebrated July 27 at Holy Spirit Chapel, Framingham for the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Sullivan) O'Brien and sister of the late Sister Marinus (Mary) O'Brien, CSJ. During 77 years of religious life, Sister served in congregational assignments at Sacred Heart, Lynn; Saint Agatha, Milton; Walnut Park, Newton; Saint Mary, Winchester; Saint Catherine of Siena, Norwood; Immaculate Conception, Everett; Immaculate Conception, Cambridge; Our Lady of Grace, Chelsea; Cathedral, Boston; Saint Mary, Charlestown; Saint John Chrysostom, West Roxbury; Saint Jeremiah, Framingham; and Blessed Sacrament, Walpole. Sister Anne was buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.