We invite the campus community to remember the members of the following university family who have recently died in your personal prayers. The following persons will be remembered on Monday, February 15, 2016, at our Monthly Memorial Mass at 5:10pm in Caldwell Chapel.
Please remember in your prayers:
+Jeanette Petersen, mother of Beverly Petersen Jennison, clinical associate professor at the Columbus School of Law, passed away on Feb. 9, 2016. Burial will be in New Jersey at a private service. Condolences can be sent to Beverly at 475A Law School, Catholic University of America, 3600 John McCormack Rd, NE, Washington, DC 20064.
+George VondurMhull, grandfather of Joanna Slinkert, Gibbons Hall resident assistant, passed away on Feb. 8, 2016. Condolences can be sent to Joanna, Gibbons Hall 226, CUA.
+Betty Kreamer, mother of Karen Kreamer-Porter, director of Facilities Administration and Services, passed away on Feb. 5, 2016. The funeral service will be held this Thursday, Feb. 11 at 11:00a.m. at Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater MD 21037. Condolences can be sent to Karen at the Power Plant, Room 200, CUA.
+Marie Santa Maria Lee, mother of Katie Lee, director of communications, Office of Public Affairs, passed away Feb. 2, 2016. Her funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at Our Mother of Consolation Church, 9 E. Chestnut Hill Ave., Philadelphia, PA, 19118. Condolences may be sent to Katie, Public Affairs--B15 Marist Hall, CUA.
+Harry P. “Skip” Mottola III, father of Rev. Peter Mottola, Priest-in-Residence, Campus Ministry, passed away Jan. 30, 2016. His funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3 at Memorial United Methodist Church, 101 W. Sylvania Ave., Neptune City, NJ, 07753. Condolences may be sent to Rev. Peter, Office of Campus Ministry--Caldwell Hall B103, CUA.
+Paul Martin, brother of alumnus and former associate professor, School of Architecture and Planning, George Martin, passed away Jan. 30, 2016. His wake is this Friday Feb. 5 from 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m. at Holy Cross Church, 4920 Strathmore Ave, Garrett Park, MD 20896. His funeral Mass will be held at 11:00a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, also at Holy Cross Church. Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Cara Martin, 4412 Franklin Street, Kensington, MD 20895.
+Thomas J. Madden, alumnus Columbus School of Law, class of 1968 and father Elizabeth Winston, associate professor of law, Columbus School of Law, passed away on Jan. 23, 2016. Condolences can be sent to Elizabeth Winston at the Columbus School of Law, CUA.
+Daniel Rooney, brother-in-law of Patrick Carr, master’s student in the School of Business, who passed away unexpectedly in a car accident in Indiana on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. Daniel leaves behind a wife, six children, and his wife is pregnant with their seventh child. Condolences can be sent to Patrick, care of The School of Business and Economics, 309 McMahon Hall, CUA.
+Estrella E. Dizon, former Administrative Assistant to the Department of Politics and step-mother of Natividad V. Garcia, former Assistant Dean at the Law School, passed away Jan. 17, 2016. The viewing is this Thursday, Jan. 21, from 2pm-4pm and 6pm-8pm at Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home, 11800 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD. The funeral Mass will be held on Friday, Jan. 22 at 10am at St. Camillus Catholic Church, 1600 St Camillus Dr, Silver Spring, MD, and internment to follow at George Washington Cemetery, 9500 Riggs Rd, Adelphi, MD. Condolences can be sent to her daughter Oliva G. Batenga, 10314 Aster Dr, Adelphi, MD 20783.
+Francisco De La Peña, father of Fr. Eric De La Peña, associate chaplain for faith development, Campus Ministry, passed away Jan. 15, 2016. The wake is Jan. 17-22 at the Dominican Shrine of the Holy Rosary, Santo Domingo Church, Quezon City, Philippines. The funeral Mass is this Saturday, Jan. 23, at 10 a.m. at Resurrection of Our Lord Parish, Philippines. Condolences can be sent to Fr. Eric, Campus Ministry, Caldwell Hall
+James C. Brown, father-in-law of Scott Rembold, vice president for University Advancement, passed away Jan. 13, 2015. Condolences can be sent to Scott Rembold, University Advancement, 106 Aquinas Hall, CUA.
+Timothy Pretty, Sr, grandfather of Sykeem Lewis, alumnus and Graduate Admissions Coordinator School of Arts and Sciences, passed away Jan. 9, 2016. The memorial service is this Friday, Jan. 15, at 12:00pm at March Funeral Home, 4300 Wabash Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215. Condolences can be sent to Sykeem, School of Arts and Sciences, 107 McMahon Hall, CUA.
+David Edward Tyson, Jr, brother of Earl Tyson, landscape maintenance technician, passed away Dec. 17, 2015. Condolences can be sent to Earl at Grounds & Fleet, Power Plant, CUA.
+Mildred Eaves Newton, mother of Stephanie Adams, Administrative Assistant in the School of Nursing, passed away on Dec. 24, 2015. The memorial service is Friday, Jan. 8, at 1:30pm at Fort Lincoln Funeral Home, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD. Condolences can be sent to Stephanie at the School of Nursing-Gowan Hall, CUA.
+Carol Heimann, sister-in-law of Nora M. Heimann, Chair and Associate Professor of Art History, Department of Art, and alumnus Christopher M. Heimann, passed away on Dec. 20, 2015. Condolences can be sent to Nora Heimann at the Department of Art-Salve Regina Hall, CUA.
+Ronald Okuma, father of Taryn Okuma, Clinical Assistant Professor in English, passed away on Dec. 19, 2015. Condolences can be sent to Taryn in the Department of English-Marist Hall 105, CUA.
+Mark Emerson Watkins, brother to Kathryn Watkins, alumna of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, passed away on Dec. 2, 2015. The memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12, at 1:00p.m. at McLean Presbyterian Church, 1020 Balls Hill Rd, McLean, VA 22101. Condolences can be sent to Kathryn Watkins, care of her husband, Eric Gramatges, faculty member, Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, CUA
Fr. Jude DeAngelo, OFM Conv.
University Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry
+Rev. Charles William Rooks, alumnus of CUA, passed away on Dec. 9, 2015. The memorial service was held on Dec. 14, 7pm, at St. Joseph Heights, Provincial Center of the Sisters of Notre Dame in Park Hills, KY.
+Sister Catherine “Kate” Dooley, O.P., a Sinsinawa (WI) Dominican Sister, alumna, and formerprofessor of catechetics and liturgy at CUA, passed away Dec. 1, 2015. A wake and remembering service for her is available to stream at this link: http://portal.stretchinternet.com/sinsinawa/. Online memorials may be made at https://www.sinsinawa.org/donate/honor_memorial.cfm.
+Marilyn A. Harris, mother of Phillip Harris, Payroll Director, passed away on Nov. 7, 2015. Memorial Services were held Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, 1718 W 350 N. Hwy, West Lafayette, IN 47906. Letters of condolence may be sent to Phil at Payroll, 130 Leahy Hall, CUA.
+James D. Kurfess, husband of Mary Deffley Kurfess, a doctoral student in the National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS), passed away on October 27. Letters of condolence may be sent to Mary at NCSSS,100 Shahan Hall, CUA
+Alice Shumaker, the mother of Professor David Shumaker in the Department of Library & Information Science, passed away on October 26. Condolences can be sent to Professor Shumaker in the Department of Library & Information Science, 455 LAW, CUA.
+Patrick Wallace, husband of Lisa Wood, Director of Employee Relations and Equal Opportunity Officer in Human Resources. Passed away on October 26. Letters of condolence may be sent to Lisa in Human Resources, 170 Leahy Hall, CUA.
+Jane Sawyer Bickel, the mother of David Bickel, a doctoral student in church history in the School of Theology and Religious Studies passed away October 22. Services were held on November 7 at Chapel East, Hillcrest Mausoleum, Dallas, TX. Condolences can be sent to David at the School of Theology and Religious Studies, 106 Caldwell Hall, CUA.
+Luis Cavallini, grandfather of CUA sophomore Juan Aznaran, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.
+Robert J. 'Bob' Schuttloffel, brother-in-law of Dr. Merylann J. Schuttloffel, Ordinary Professor and Chair of the Education Department, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2015. Letters of condolence may be sent to Dr. Schuttloffel at 207 O'Boyle Hall, CUA.
+Helen Yura-Petro, alumni and former faculty in the School of Nursing at CUA, passed away October 12, 2015.
+Patrick F. Hamm, former CUA graduate student, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2015. Letters of condolence may be sent to his Mother, Patricia Hamm, 2111 Jefferson Davis Highway, Apt. 322 S, Arlington, VA 22202.
+Patrick Timothy Kelley, age 68, brother of Dr. Faith Mullen, J.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Law at the Columbus School of Law, passed away on September 30, 2015.
+Virginia Jane, daughter of Mary McCarthy Hines, CUA Media Relations Specialist, passed away on September 26, 2015.
+ Ronald J. Corazzi, brother of Claudia Jones, administrative assistant, Public Affairs, passed away on September 15, 2015.
+Delores Marie Burke, mother of John Burke, Professor, School of Business & Economics, passed away on August 16, 2015.
+John “Jack” Conrad, brother of Jerry Conrad, Associate Vice President of Facilities Operations, passed away on August 7, 2015.
+James Houghton, husband of Rosemarie Houghton, Voice Instructor, Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, passed away on August 4, 2015.
+Catherine Louise Wells, cashier of Dining Services, passed away on July 29, 2015.
+Brian Nowlin, Assistant to the Chair, Department of Psychology, passed away on July 30, 2015.
+Herbert Framcke, father of Dr. Petra Goodman, Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Development and Associate Professor, School of Nursing, passed away on July 27, 2015.
+Patti Oberdorff, mother of Ashley Oberdorff, Human Resources Generalist – Faculty Support, Office of Human Resources, passed away on July 26, 2015.
+Florence “Claire” (Noonan) Brosnan, grandmother of Ryan MacDonald, Administrative Assistant of the Office of Academic Affairs, Columbus School of Law, passed away on July 13, 2015.
+Daniel Lee Crist, HVAC Engineer, Department of Facilities Maintenance and Operations, passed away on July 9, 2015.
+Anthony Ruffa, 1960 Ph.D. alumnus, passed away on June 20, 2014.
+Vanilla Spencer-Williams, sister of Roberta Spencer-Mayo, console attendant, Public Affairs, passed away on June 18, 2015.
+Paul Petersen, brother of Beverly Jennison, Clinical Asst. Professor, Columbus School of Law, passed away on June 14, 2015.
+José Lopez, husband of Chiquita Shields Lopez, former administrative assistant, Office of Career and Professional Development, Columbus School of Law, passed away on June 14, 2015.
+Fred Silecchia, father of Professor Lucia Silecchia, Columbus School of Law, passed away on June 13, 2015.
+Elizabeth K. Beam, 1939 alumna, Columbus School of Law, passed away on June 13, 2015. Funeral and burial service were private.
+Sr. Mary Jean Flaherty, S.C., former dean and ordinary professor, School of Nursing, passed away on June 12, 2015.
+Sr. Rose Monica (Cathy) Katusz, OSF, sister of Bro. Leonard Katusz, OFM Conv., senior cataloger, Mullen Library, passed away on May 30, 2015.
+Mary Lou Simpson, mother of Andrew Simpson, ordinary professor, B.T. Rome School of Music, passed away on May 21, 2015.
+Crystal Rasheed, mother of Veda Rasheed, second-year law student, passed away on May 20, 2015.
+Terrance Reynolds Williams, former ordinary professor, School of Architecture and Planning, passed away on May 16, 2015.
+Gayle Campbell, former director, Budget Administration, Columbus School of Law, passed away on May 11, 2015.
+Alfonsas Nakas, father of Victor Nakas, Associate Vice-President for Public Affairs, and grandfather of Audra Nakas, senior, School of Arts & Science, passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015.
+William Moore, Sr., father of William Moore, Manager, Landscape & Grounds Services, passed away on May 7, 2015.
+Walter D. Jackson, Jr., father-in-law of Debbie Jackson, Senior Director, Strategic Sourcing and Procurement, grandfather of Jackie Jackson, freshman, School of Arts and Science; passed away on May 4, 2015.
+Jennie M. Zampelli, mother of Ernest Zampelli, Ordinary Professor, School of Business & Economics, passed away on April 29, 2015.
+Albert Turchick, grandfather of Tom Peterson, sophomore, School of Arts and Science, passed away on April 24, 2015.
+Wendell Reynold Howard, father of Barbara Howard, associate professor, Department of Biology, passed away on April 15, 2015.
+Betty Descamp Beard, grandmother of Michael Beard, Associate Campus Minister for Men’s Ministry & Retreats, Campus Ministry, passed away on April 6, 2015.
+Louise L. Doyle, mother of David Doyle, 2012 B.A. alumnus, passed away on April 5, 2015.
+Alexander R. McMullen II, father of Dr. Patricia McMullen, Dean and Ordinary Professor, School of Nursing, passed away on April 2, 2015.
+Terence Francell Johnson, cousin of Lea Harrison, reserves coordinator, Mullen Library, and graduate student, School of Arts & Science passed away on March 23, 2015.
+Raja Parasuraman, PhD, former Ordinary Professor, Department of Psychology, passed away on March 22, 2015.
+Veronica Kennedy, mother of Rev. Kevin Kennedy, adjunct professor, School of Theology and Religious Studies, passed away on March 14, 2015.
+Anna Carbonaro, mother of Janine Kempski, administrative assistant, Enrollment Operations, and grandmother of Vincent Kempski, 2013 B.M. alumnus, and Stefan Kempski, sophomore, Arts & Science; passed away on March 11, 2015.
+Rev. William (Augustine) Wallace, O.P., professor emeritus, School of Philosophy and Department of History, passed away on March 3, 2015.
+Rev.. Matthew Baker, Orthodox priest and brother of Gregory Baker, assistant professor and director of Irish Studies, Department of English, passed away on March 1, 2015.
+Mary Edsall Choquette, former assistant professor, School of Library & Information Science, passed away on February 20, 2015.
+Anthony J. Pogorelc, father of Rev. Anthony J. Pogorelc, PSS, Fellow at the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies passed away on February 17, 2015.
+Nan Bradburn Dunn, 1955 M.S.N. alumnus, passed away on February 14, 2015.
+Amanda M. (Mandy) Carter, 2013 B.S. alumna, passed away on February 9, 2015.
+Donald J. Heim, father of Donald J. Heim, Jr., clinical assistant professor, School of Business and Economics, passed away on February 3, 2015.
+O'Ceola Sloan, father of Gary Sloan, professor, Department of Drama, passed away on February 3, 2015.
+Pat Cholko, father of Kara Tappan, third-year law student, Columbus School of Law, passed away on February 1, 2015.
+Ruth Alberta Craig, grandmother of Ryann Elizabeth Craig, doctoral student, Dept. of Semitics, passed away on January 30, 2015.
+Carole Sullivan Stone, 1979 MSN alumna, former research associate and assistant professor, School of Nursing, passed away on January 30, 2015.
+Dr. Lois Hoskins, Dean, School of Nursing (1985-1992), passed away on January 27, 2015.
+Catherine Daly Gittings, retired associate to the dean of nursing, passed away on January 20, 2015.
+Nancy Gardner Tenuta, mother-in-law of Cynthia Tenuta, Executive Project Coordinator, Division of Student Affairs, passed away on January 19, 2015.
+Oliver Francois, father of Travis Francois, senior communications specialist, Department of Public Safety, passed away on January 17, 2015.
+Dr. Frank Pesci, Sr., 1956 M.A. and 1963 Ph.D. alumnus; former instructor, 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, passed away January 17, 2015.
+Stephen Lee Weaver, uncle of Lisa M. Weaver, doctoral candidate, School of Theology and Religious Studies, passed away January 8, 2015.
+August Doskey, father of Albert Doskey, doctoral student, School of Theology and Religious Studies, passed away on January 15, 2015.
+Preston Gilbert Knodell, Jr., 1966 M.A & 1969 Ph.D. alumnus, passed away on December 25, 2014.
+Floreen Camella Gomillion, mother of Terrie Gomillion-McPherson, administrative assistant, School of Arts and Sciences, passed away on December 13, 2014.
+William E. May, Ph.D, former professor, School of Religious Studies (1971-1991), passed away on December 13, 2014.
+Berard Marthaler, OFM Conv., Conventual Franciscan Friar; professor/professor emeritus, School of Theology and Religious Studies; and member of St. Bonaventure Friary in Silver Spring, MD, passed away on November 30, 2014.
+Geralyn Jane Berg, sister of Steven Petroff, graduate student, School of Theology and Religious Studies, died on November 15, 2014.
Father Jude DeAngelo, OFM Conv.
University Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry