My deep and sincere gratitude to the St. Thomas community for the overwhelming outpouring of cards, sympathy and prayers for me and my family, and on behalf of my sister, Shirley Robertson, who recently passed away. It is truly a gift to work where people care about one another. Special thanks to Monsignor Lavin, who [...]
Please remember in your prayers Anne Kirchgessner. She died of cancer at her home in St. Paul on Saturday, May 13. Anne, 46, is the wife of Bill Kirchgessner, executive director of marketing communications in University Relations, and is the mother of St. Thomas students Jake, a senior, and Katie, a freshman. Anne is a [...]
Please remember in your prayers Susan Lisiecki, mother of Lisa Lisiecki, assistant director for leadership education-training and development in the Center for Student Leadership and Activities. Susan, 71, died May 8. For more information, call Feerick Funeral Home, Shorewood, Wis., (414) 962-8383. Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society, 5711 Broad St., Greendale, WI 53129-2403.
Please remember in your prayers John M. Harrington, father of the Rev. Jay Harrington, O.P., Theology Department. Visitation will be held from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, at Kern-Huisman-Schumacher Funeral Home, 3146 Kimball Ave., Waterloo, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 4, at St. Edward’s Catholic Church, 1425 [...]
Please remember in your prayers Richard Figur, husband of Cathy Figur, Purchasing and Accounts Payable Department. Richard, 49, died unexpectedly April 14. Visitation is from 1 to 2 p.m. today, with funeral at 2 p.m. at Wulff Family Services, Woodlane Mortuary, 2195 Woodlane Dr., Woodbury; the phone number is (651) 738-9615. Directions to the mortuary [...]
Greg was youth ambassador for the state chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Please remember in your prayers Thomas Sankovitz, brother of the Monsignor John Sankovitz, a retired member of the St. Thomas Theology Department faculty. Thomas died April 3 in Fort Atkinson, Wis. He is also survived by a sister, Mary Ellen Wheeler of Naples, Fla., and a brother, James Sankovitz of Milwaukee, Wis. Services were held [...]
Please remember in your prayers Eileen Casey, sister of the Rev. William O’Neill, C.PP.S., associate professor of psychology. She died April 10. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, April 12, at St. Gabriel’s Church in Prairie du Chien, Wis. Please remember in your prayers Theresa M. Johnson, grandmother of Sue Dickens, St. [...]
Please remember in your prayers Everett Wolff, father of Peg Wolff and father-in-law of Dr. Bob Craig, chair of the St. Thomas Journalism and Mass Communication Department. Mr. Wolff died March 18 in Boston.
Please remember in your prayers Victoria Bailey, mother-in-law of Dr. Kenneth Goodpaster Please remember in your prayers Victoria Bailey, mother-in-law of Dr. Kenneth Goodpaster, Koch Chair in Business Ethics, and mother of Harriet Goodpaster. Bailey died Feb. 18. Funeral services were held at the First Methodist Church in Clayton, Ga
Please remember in your prayers Charles Smith Sr., father-in-law of Victoria Smith, administrative assistant in the Graduate School of Business. He died earlier this month. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 17, at Estes Funeral Chapel, 2210 Plymouth Ave. N., with visitation one-half hour before services.
Please remember in your prayers, Donald Koolodge, father of Lynn Havemeyer, Computing and Communication Services. Koolodge died Jan. 25 at his home in Rice, Minn. Services will be held at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 231 Little Rock Rd. NW, Rice, Minn. Interment will be at a later date at [...]