Obituaries

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Father Hipsley, former Cumberland pastor and prison minister, dies at 76
Dec 18 2014
Father Milton A. Hipsley, a former longtime pastor and beloved Cumberland-area prison chaplain, died Dec. 17.

Sister Mary Pagano, M.P.F., dies
Dec 16 2014
A funeral Mass was offered Dec. 9 for Religious Teachers Filippini Sister Mary Pagano at Villa Walsh in Morristown, N.J.

Deacon Beimel dies at 88
Dec 10 2014
Deacon LeRoy W. Beimel Sr., 88, whose decades of ministry at Holy Trinity in Glen Burnie were marked by a deep concern for the sick and shut-ins, died Nov. 26.

Former Baltimore pastor, Father Lover, dies at 90
Dec 10 2014
Redemptorist Father Lawrence E. Lover, a former Baltimore pastor and an expert in canon law, died Dec. 6.

Sister Mary Catherine Vukmanic, O.S.U., dies
Dec 03 2014
A funeral Mass was offered Nov. 26 for Ursuline Sister Mary Catherine Vukmanic.

Sister Elizabeth Hoffer, S.S.N.D., dies
Nov 24 2014
A funeral Mass for School Sister of Notre Dame Elizabeth Hoffer was offered Nov. 3.

Deacon Baynes, instrumental in ‘bringing God to people’, dies
Nov 07 2014
Deacon Charles A. Baynes, a down-to-earth churchman who was a pastoral associate of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Essex died Nov. 4.

Holy Name leader William Harris dies at 81
Nov 04 2014
William Harris Jr., an indefatigable promoter of the Holy Name Society who traveled across the archdiocese and around the country recruiting new members, died Nov. 3.

Monsignor Edward Lynch, "Catholic Vicar of Towson," dies at 84
Nov 03 2014
Monsignor Lynch's funeral Mass will be offered at Church of the Immaculate Conception in Towson, where he was baptized 84 years ago.

Woman’s suicide called tragedy, symbol of ‘culture of death’ in U.S.
Nov 03 2014
Brittany Maynard, a young California woman who was suffering from terminal brain cancer, ended her life Nov. 1.

Sister Ann Lucille Bohn dies
Oct 30 2014
A funeral Mass for Sister Ann Lucille Bohn was offered Oct. 15.

Father Richard C. Schmidt, S.J., dies
Oct 30 2014
The prefect of discipline in the 1960s at what is now Loyola Blakefield in Towson, Jesuit Father Richard C. Schmidt died Oct. 11.

Creativity and caring defined NDP senior, not the cancer that took her life
Oct 24 2014
“Consider me well prepared,” Claire Marie Wagonhurst wrote in her college admissions essay.

Mount professor, Father Redmond, remembered for selflessness, friendliness
Oct 23 2014
“Call me Paul” was a familiar response from Father Paul V. Redmond, longtime philosophy professor at Mount St. Mary’s University.

Father John F. Henry, S.J., dies
Oct 23 2014
A longtime missionary to Chile who held several positions in Baltimore, Jesuit Father John F. Henry died Oct. 12.