Please remember in your prayers Mary Ellyn Hoover, sister of the late Patrick McGowan. Hoover died last week after a 40-year struggle with multiple sclerosis. McGowan, a UST accounting instructor, died suddenly in July 2002. A Mass of Christian Burial for Hoover was held Jan. 10 at the Church of the Assumption in Richfield. Memorials [...]
Please remember in your prayers Trudy Seiter, sister-in-law of Sister Marie Herbert Seiter, associate director of the Center for Senior Citizens Education; wife of James Seiter ’49 and mother of Michael Seiter in the MBA program. Trudy died Dec. 28 in Lafayette, La., and was buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Mendota Heights Jan. 2.
Please remember in your prayers Father Urban Wagner, a Conventual Franciscan in the community of Father Steven McMichael, Theology Department. Wagner, 88, served the archdiocese for many years as vicar for religious and was the founder of Franciscan retreats in Prior Lake. Archbishop Flynn will preside at the funeral liturgy at noon Thursday, Dec. 18, [...]
Please remember in your prayers Josephine Kerwin-Bohrer, mother of Cathleen Barrett, a retiree from St. Thomas’ Business Office. Josephine, 94, died Dec. 10. A visitation was held Dec. 14. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:15 a.m. Monday, Dec. 15, at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 1079 Summit Ave., St. Paul.
Please remember in your prayers Georgianna Fouch, sister of Pat Helland, School of Education. Georgianna died Dec. 7 in California. Pat is in San Marcos, Calif., with her brother-in-law, Steven Fouch. A small family funeral service is being planned.
Please remember in your prayers Joan Carey, mother of Colleen Carey, and former wife of Dr. Tom Carey. Colleen works in the International Education Center and is the women’s soccer coach. Tom works in the Office of International Student Services. Joan, 61, died Nov. 30. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, [...]
Please remember in your prayers these relatives of St. Thomas community members Brittany Aker, sister of UST senior Amy Aker Please remember in your prayers Brittany Aker, sister of St. Thomas senior Amy Aker. Brittany, a freshman at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, died Saturday, Nov. 22, in an automobile accident in Nebraska as she [...]
Please remember in your prayers Joseph Stoffel, father of Tom Stoffel, Accounting Department. Joseph, 83, had just moved here from Phoenix and sustained a severe head injury resulting from a fall. Arrangements are pending. Please check the newspapers for more information.
Please remember in your prayers Margaret McGivern, mother of Gene McGivern, sports information director. Margaret, 83, died Nov. 15, in Davenport, Iowa. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 21, in Davenport with funeral services at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Holy Family Catholic Church. Arrangements are being made by Halligan-McCabe-DeVries in Davenport. Margaret is [...]
Please remember in your prayers Frances Anne Adams Sanford, mother of Peg Pursell, St. Paul Bookstore. Frances, 82, died Nov. 8. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church. Werness Brothers are handling the arrangements, (612) 927-8641.
Please remember in your prayers Barbara Link, wife of David Link, first dean of UST’s School of Law and a member of its Board of Governors. Barbara died Nov. 1. Barbara Ann (Winterhalter) Link, 66, is survived by her husband, three daughters and a son. Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. and [...]
Please remember in your prayers Mercedes Malevich, mother of former dean of students William Malevich, who died recently. A lifelong resident of Eveleth, Minn., she was 87 and had been in ill health for some time. Private services were held. In addition to her son, she is survived by her husband, Frank; daughter-in-law Carole (“Penny”), [...]
Please remember in your prayers Dennis Joel Myran, father of Leslee Kafka, Business Office. Dennis died Oct. 17. Funeral services were held Oct. 20 at Elim Lutheran Church in Robbinsdale.
Please remember in your prayers Telmer Abel, father of Paula Reed and father-in-law of Robert Reed, both of the Physical Plant staff, and grandfather of UST student Nicole Reed. Mr. Abel died Thursday, Oct. 9. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. today, Oct. 13, at Boldt Funeral Home, 300 Prairie Ave., Faribault. Funeral [...]
Please remember in your prayers Carole Anne Fargo Please remember in your prayers Carole Ann Fargo, an educator and University of St. Thomas alumna who died of A.L.S. on Oct. 8. Fargo, 57, of St. Paul, received her master of arts in education and education specialist degrees from St. Thomas, and had been working toward [...]
Please remember in your prayers Dr. Judson Chalkley, father of Dr. Mary Ann Chalkley, Psychology Department. Judson died Oct. 4. Services will be held in Columbia, Missouri.
Please remember in your prayers Bernyce Christopherson, mother of Gayle Schmidt from The Management Center. Bernyce died Sept. 29; she was 91 years old. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at Wayzata Community Church, 125 E. Wayzata Blvd., Wayzata. Memorials preferred to Wayzata Community Church.
Please remember in your prayers Please remember in your prayers Chuck Bakeman, husband of Frankie Bakeman who retired after serving many years in the Facilities Scheduling office. Chuck had been in ill health for some time and died Monday, Sept. 15. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the [...]
Please remember in your prayers Orville Wright, father of Scott Wright, History Department. Orville died Sept. 8. There was a private burial service. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 900 Summit Ave., St. Paul. Memorials preferred.
Father Tolaas had been part of the St. Thomas community for more than 20 years; he was born with cystic fibrosis and died Sunday from complications following a lung and kidney transplant.
Dr. Pauline Lambert, first woman senior administrator at St. Thomas, dies at 67 Dr. Pauline Lambert, who in 1976 became the first woman to hold a senior administrative post at the then-College of St. Thomas, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Sholom Home in St. Paul. She had been undergoing treatment for a brain tumor [...]