Please remember in your prayers Robert DeGrood, father of Father Donald DeGrood, spiritual director at St. John Vianney Seminary. Robert died this morning. More information will appear in the local newspapers.
Dr. Stephen Brookfield, School of Education, will receive an honorary doctor of letters degree from Concordia University at its May commencement ceremonies. The degree will be given in recognition of Brookfield’s influence on adult educational theory and practice on a national and international level. Dr. Sharon Gibson, Management Department, presented a paper, "Exploring the Evolutions [...]
Andrew died at his home in St. Paul over the weekend.
Please remember in your prayers Susan Bailey, sister of Charlie Finch, who works in Food Services. Susan died March 11. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 14, at Dare Funeral Home, 805 Main St., Elk River. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. (with visitation at 10:30 a.m.) Saturday, [...]
Please remember in your prayers the mother of Bernice Burts, who works in the Student Dining Room. Her mother died March 4.
Dr. Janet Grochowski, Health and Human Performance Department, and Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker, Sociology Department, gave a presentation, "’Telling Tales’: Rituals and Storytelling as Methods to Bridge Contact Zones," at the annual conference on Qualitative Research in Education in Athens, Ga. Dr. Mitchell Kusy, Organization Learning and Developmetn Department, just returned from Kiev, Ukraine, where [...]
Please remember in your prayers Marian Kelly, mother of Nancy Mulder, College of Business graduate programs, and grandmother of three UST students: Patrick, Michael and James Mulder. Marian died March 4. A wake will be held Friday at Howard Funeral Home, 754 U.S. Highway 1, North Palm Beach, Fla. Funeral services will be held at [...]
Please remember in your prayers Richard McCauley, husband of Earline McCauley, Facilities Scheduling. Richard, 59, died Feb. 4. Earline and Richard have three adult children. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at the Woodland Hills Church, 1740 Van Dyke St., Maplewood. Funeral services will be held at the church [...]
Please remember in your prayers James J. Owens, father-in-law of Thomas Stoffel, Accounting Department, and father of Sharon Owens Stoffel. James died Feb. 3. A memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 2131 Fairview Ave. N., Roseville. Visitation wil be held at the church from 9:30 [...]
Please remember in your prayers former employee Jan Amundson who died suddenly Dec. 12 in Eau Claire, Wis. She is survived by a sister, Pam. Jan held various positions at St. Thomas.
Please remember in your prayers Stella Marafka, sister-in-law of Dolores Pishko, Institutional Advancement. Stella died Jan. 7. Funeral services were held in Pennsylvania on Jan. 11.