Please remember in your prayers Laverne Heiderscheidt, father of student Joe Heiderscheidt, and alumna Heather (Heiderscheidt) Hoffmann ’00. Laverne died Feb. 5. Funeral arrangements are not known at this time. Please check newspapers for more information.
Please remember in your prayers Marie Bednar, mother of R. Craig Bednar, adjunct faculty member of the Executive MBA Program. Marie died Jan. 25. Services are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis. Visition, from noon to 12:45 p.m., will be followed by a funeral Mass.
Please remember in your prayers Maureen Grace Heaney, wife of Dr. John Drozdal, a longtime adjunct faculty member of the Executive MBA Program and an alumnus of the UST School of Education. Funeral Mass will be held at noon Thursday, Jan. 31, at the Church of the Risen Savior, 150 East County Road 42, Burnsville, [...]
Please remember in your prayers Bob Anderson, father of Christy Anderson Jacob, Personal Counseling. Bob died Jan. 26. Mass and burial will be held Thursday, Jan. 31, in Toledo, Ohio.
Please remember in your prayers Joseph Lyons, father-in-law of Diane Luke, School of Continuing Studies, and grandfather of Taya Luke, accounting MBA student. Lyons died suddenly Dec. 9. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Faith Baptist Church in Mason City, Iowa.
Please remember in your prayers Keith Alan Barnes, a manufacturing systems engineering graduate student at the University of St. Thomas. Barnes, 41, of Brooklyn Park, died unexpectedly of heart-related problems Dec. 1. He is survived by his wife, Noreen, and daughter, Alison. A memorial service was held at Faith United Methodist Church in West St. [...]
Please remember in your prayers Dorothy Elbert, mother-in-law of Suretta Elbert. Suretta works in the Shenehon Center for Real Estate Education and the Master of Science in Real Estate Appraisal Program. Funeral services for Dorothy were held Dec. 3 at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church in Ames, Iowa.
Please remember in your prayers Verna Dewey, mother of Linda Lewis, School of Continuing Studies, and grandmother of UST graduate Daniel Lewis. Dewey died Nov. 27. Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 7, at George Washington Memorial Park, Butter Pike and Stenton Road in Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462. Funeral service and interment will be held [...]
Please remember in your prayers Nancy Marchio, Computing and Communication Services, who died Nov. 24. Nancy had worked in computing since she came to St. Thomas 29 years ago. Her most recent position was process analyst. Dave Naugle, who remembered hiring Nancy in June 1972, said she was a hard worker and very independent. Her [...]
Please remember in your prayers Trudy Pekel, mother of Jon Pekel, Executive MBA Program. Trudy died Oct. 27. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. today, Oct. 31, at Wulff Family Mortuary, 2195 Woodlane Dr., Woodbury. Cards of condolence can be sent to: Jon Pekel, 2307 Timberlea Dr., Woodbury, MN 55125. Memorials preferred [...]
Please remember in your prayers Robert E. Taylor Jr., father of Sandy Schwartz, Business Office. Taylor died Oct. 27. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Wulff Family Services, Crestwood Park Mortuary, 1485 White Bear Ave. and an hour preceding the Mass on Wednesday. A Mass of Christian burial [...]
Please remember in your prayers Josephine "Jodie" Scheller, who worked in the St. Paul campus Bookstore for many years. She died Oct. 19. She is survived by her 13 children. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the Church of St. Mark, Dayton Avenue and Moore Street, [...]
Please remember in your prayers Mary LaZerte, mother of Diane Bauer, School of Social Work. LaZerte, 79, died Oct. 21. Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at St. Paul’s on the Hill Episcopal Church, 1524 Summit Ave, with visitation one hour before the service.
Please remember in your prayers Douglas E. Bull, father of Greg Bull, periodicals librarian in O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center. Douglas died Oct. 1. Originally from Minneapolis, Douglas lived in Las Vegas; services were held in Las Vegas Oct. 4.
Please remember in your prayers Carl Chrislock, father of Dr. C. Winston Chrislock, History Department. A memorial service for Carl will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, at Augsburg College Chapel, Minneapolis.
Please remember in your prayers the mother of Sari Carlson, from the College of Business graduate programs and the Treasury Office. Sari’s mother died Sept. 24. A small memorial service for family and close friends will be held this weekend in Ashby, Minn.
"Thank you to the St. Thomas community for keeping my family in your prayers. We appreciate all the cards and support we received upon the unexpected passing of my brother." — Gerry Sowada and family
Please remember in your prayers James Sowada, brother of Gerry Sowada, Controller’s office. James, 41, died unexpectedly July 6. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, at Sandberg Mortuary, Seventh Avenue and Charles St., and at the church for one hour prior to Mass. A memorial Mass will be held [...]
Please remember in your prayers Mary Elizabeth Yetzer Paulson, mother of Deborah Anderson, director of program communications at UST’s National Institute of Health Policy, and sister of the Rev. Bernie Yetzer, now deceased, former director of seminarians at The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity. Paulson, 68, died May 24 from complications related to a [...]
Dan died in an automobile accident over the weekend.
Please remember in your prayers Pat Dekker, mother of Gail Dekker, director of BeFriender Ministry at the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity. Pat died April 22. A service will be held Saturday, April 28, in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Please remember in your prayers Dale Belisle, brother of Earl Belisle, reference librarian in the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center. Dale died April 24 at his home in Somerset, Wis. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Somerset. Visitation will be held from 4 to [...]
Please remember in your prayers Dr. David Gustafson, adjunct professor, Theology Department. He had been recovering from surgery when he suffered unexpected complications. He died April 16. Services will be held Thursday, April 19, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 4901 E. Superior St., Duluth, MN 55804-2495. Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. and funeral [...]
Please remember in your prayers Joann Connor, mother-in-law of Deborah Connor, Development Office. Joann died April 6. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at O’Halloran and Murphy, 575 S. Snelling Ave., St. Paul. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, at Holy [...]