Obituaries

Sister Mary Louise Gallagher dies at 93

Sister Mary Louise Gallagher, IHM  (Formerly Sister Marie Eloise, IHM) died in Camilla Hall on August 25, 2022 in the 75th year of her religious life. Sister died just shy of her 93rd birthday.

Sister Mary Louise Heinle dies at 94

Sister Mary Louise Heinle (formerly Sister Kathleen Joseph), OSF, 94, died in Assisi House on September 5, 2022. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 73 years.

Deacon Paul McBlain, former CatholicPhilly columnist, dies at 84

Assigned to St. Joseph Parish in Collingdale, the Yeadon native was active in diaconate ministry even after his 2013 retirement, co-writing a column with his wife on real-life family issues.

Sister Marie Peter Conboy dies at 92

Sister Marie Peter Conboy died in Camilla Hall on July 26, 2022 in the 74th year of her religious life.

Sister Mary Shaun Conroy dies at 98

Sister Mary Shaun Conroy died in Camilla Hall on August 17, 2022 in the 69th year of her religious life.

Sister M. Barbara J. Troutman dies at 83

Sister M. Barbara J. Troutman, IHM (Formerly Sister M. Paul Catherine, IHM) died in Camilla Hall on July 25, 2022 in the 63rd year of her religious life.

Retired Bishop Moskal of Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of St. Josaphat dies

The first bishop of the Eparchy of St. Josaphat, Bishop Moskal, who passed away Aug. 7, established St. Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church in Warrington, Pennsylvania.

Sister Ann Marie Sullivan dies at 86

Sister Ann Marie Sullivan SSJ (Formerly Sister Coronata Maria), age 86, died August 8, 2022, in Lankenau Hospital.

Sister Dolores Donovan dies at 91

Sister Dolores Donovan, OSF, (formerly Sister Redempta) 91, died in Assisi House in Aston on August 5, 2022. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 69 years.

Sister Jean L. Holtz dies at 93

Sister Jean L. Holtz SSJ (Formerly Sister Charles Immaculate), age 93, died July 26, 2021, at Saint Joseph Villa.