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We invite the campus community to remember the members of our university family who have recently died in your personal prayers. The next Memorial Mass is February 2, 2015 in Caldwell Chapel at 5:10 p.m.

+Dr. Frank Pesci, Sr., 1956 M.A. and 1963 Ph.D. alumnus; former instructo, School of Education; grandfather of undergraduate students, George and Rosie Townsend; and father of the late Jane Pesci Townsend, former head of the Musical Theatre Division, The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, has passed away.   Visitation with the family will be held at the Silver Spring Civic Center, on Jan 30, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.  The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Catereine LaBoure, Jan 31, at 10:00 a.m. with internment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  Letters of condolence may be sent to Mr. Kevin Townsend and family, c/o The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, CUA.

+Catherine Daly Gittings, retired associate to the dean of nursing, passed away January 20, 2015.  The viewing will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 26 followed by the Mass of Christian Burial and interment at 12:00 noon at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 101 Owensville Road, West River, MD  20778.  Letters of condolence may be sent to the Gittings Family, 1200 Griner Lane, Shady Side, MD  20764-9727.

+Nancy Gardner Tenuta, mother-in-law of Cynthia Tenuta, Executive Project Coordinator, Office of the Provost, passed away January 19, 2015.  Mass of Christian Burial and interment will be held in Madison, WI on January 26. Letters of condolence may be sent to Ms. Cynthia Tenuta, Executive Project Coordinator, Office of the Provost, Room 105, McMahon Hall, CUA.

+Oliver Francois, father of Travis Francois, senior communications specialist, Department of Public Safety, passed away Jan. 17, 2015.  The viewing will held on Jan. 26, 2015 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 6:00 p.m. at Allen A.M.E. Church. 111-54 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11423.  Letters of condolence may be sent to Mr. Travis Francois, c/o Allen A.M.E. Church.

+August Doskey, father of Albert Doskey, doctoral student, School of Theology and Religious Studies, passed away in January, 2015.   

Father Jude DeAngelo, OFM Conv.
University Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry

 We invite the campus community to remember the members of the following university family who have recently died in your personal prayers. They will be remembered at the Memorial Mass on Monday, March 2, 2015 in Caldwell Chapel at 5:10 p.m.

+Dr. Lois Hoskins, Dean, School of Nursing (1985-1992), passed away Jan. 27, 2015.  Funeral arrangements will be announced on the School of Nursing website (http://nursing.cua.edu).  Letters of condolence may be sent to her husband, Paul Hoskins, c/o Dr. Patricia McMullen, Dean and Ordinary Professor, School of Nursing, Room 125, Gowan Hall, CUA.

Father Jude DeAngelo, OFM Conv.
University Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry

 

 
 

 

 

 

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