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Award-winning author Toni Morrison dies at age 88
Toni Morrison, award-winning author of 11 novels whose words brought to life the experiences of African American women, died Aug. 5, 2019, at age 88 in New York due to complications from pneumonia. She is pictured in a Nov. 3, 2010, photo. CNS photo/Philippe Wojazer, Reuters

Toni Morrison, award-winning author of 11 novels whose words brought to life the experiences of African American women, died Aug. 5, 2019, at age 88 in New York due to complications from pneumonia. She is pictured in a Nov. 3, 2010, photo. CNS photo/Philippe Wojazer, Reuters

WASHINGTON – Toni Morrison, award-winning author of 11 novels whose words brought to life the experiences of African American women, died Aug. 5 at age 88 in New York due to complications from pneumonia. More ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Memorial Mass for aborted babies slated for Sept. 7
A Memorial Mass at the tomb of the 100 aborted Loveladies babies will be celebrated Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. in Ocean County Memorial Parish, 1722 Silverton Road, Toms River. More ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Sister Mary Pezzino, ministered in Trenton Diocese
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 26 in St. Lucy Chapel at Villa Walsh, Morristown, for Filippini Sister Mary Pezzino who died earlier that day. More ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Sister Margaret Mary Smith, served in ministry of education
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 30 in McAuley Hall Health Care Center, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Margaret Mary Smith, who died July 26. She was 94. More ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Sister Josephine Harty, served in Trenton Diocese for 16 years
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Aug. 2 in Assisi House, Aston, Pa., for Franciscan Sister Josephine Harty, who died July 29. She was 78. More ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Anthony J. Persichilli, former Pennington mayor
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated July 29 at 11 a.m. in St. James Church, 115 E. Delaware Ave., Pennington, for Anthony J. Persichilli, 76, who died July 24 of complications from a fall. More ...
Friday, July 26, 2019
Jean Owen, former educator in Mater Dei Prep
Jean Owen, who had served as a math teacher in Mater Dei Prep, Middletown, for many years, died July 11 in Haven Hospice Center, Edison, at age 91. More ...
Friday, July 26, 2019
Judith Sost, sister of Father Jay Bowden
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 18 in Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Hamilton, for Judith Sost, who died July 13 at age 76.  More ...
Friday, July 26, 2019
Sister Margo McCormick, former staffer in Diocese
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 25 in the IHM Center, Scranton, Pa., for Immaculate Heart of Mary Sister Margo McCormick, who died July 20. More ...
Friday, July 26, 2019
Vincenza Brophy, sister of Msgr. Thomas Gervasio
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 25 in St. Gregory the Great Church, Hamilton Square, for Vincenza Brophy, sister of Msgr. Thomas N. Gervasio, diocesan vicar and pastor of Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, Hamilton. Mrs. Brophy, 61, died July 15. More ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Father John V. Bowden, priest for 57 years, dies
Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., has announced that Father John (Jay) V. Bowden, a retired priest of the Diocese and assistant in St. Gregory the Great Parish, Hamilton Square, died July 3 in Morris Hall, Lawrenceville, after an extended illness. More ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
James F. O'Neill, father of Lakehurst pastor
A Mass of Christian Burial was to be celebrated June 13 for James F. O’Neill in All Saints Chapel of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Whiting. More ...
Friday, June 14, 2019
SJV's Shalkowski remembered as faithful coach who put students first

For decades, she made the St. John Vianney cheerleading program one of the best in the nation. It’s only fitting that cheers are now ringing loudly for coach Jayne Shalkowski, who passed away suddenly May 21 at age 61. 

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Thursday, May 30, 2019
Sister Catherine Schimizzi, served in Trenton, Long Branch schools
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 29 in St. Lucy Chapel at Villa Walsh, Morristown, for Filippini Sister Catherine Schimizzi, who died May 16. She was 92. More ...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Sister Mary Ann Liddy, taught in Lakewood, Trenton and Middletown schools

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 18 in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Atlantic City, for Mercy Sister Mary Ann Liddy, who died May 15.

 

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Thursday, May 30, 2019
Funeral arrangements announced for St. John Vianney High's Jayne Shalkowski
Funeral arrangements announced for St. John Vianney High’s Jayne ShalkowskiJayne Shalkowski, who served for more than 40 years as a guidance counselor and cheerleading coach in St. John Vianney High School, Holmdel, died suddenly May 21 in Red Bank. More ...
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Father Michael A. Driscoll, served in Trenton, Metuchen Dioceses
Father Michael A. Driscoll was remembered as a quiet, gentle and loving priest during his May 1 funeral Mass in St. Patrick Church, Belvidere. More ...
Friday, May 17, 2019
Memorial Day Masses

In commemoration of Memorial Day, which is a time to remember men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country and their families, and a day in which all the faithful are called to reflect on their own ultimate dependence on God and hope in the promise of eternal life, the two Catholic cemeteries sponsored by the Diocese of Trenton have planned Masses of Remembrance.

 
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Deacon Michael Collins, served in Trenton parish, husband of Catholic Charities' executive director
Funeral services will be held in St. Joseph Church, 540 North Olden Ave., Trenton, for Deacon Michael Collins who died May 4 at age 65. More ...
Thursday, May 9, 2019
Sister Anne Francis McNally, taught in Toms River, Ocean
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 22 in the chapel of St. Catherine of Siena Convent, Caldwell, for Dominican Sister Anne Francis McNally, who died April 17. She was 92. More ...
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Sister Sarah McCulloch, former educator in Diocese
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 1 in St. Catherine of Siena Chapel at McAuley Health Care Center for Mercy Sister Sarah McCulloch, who died March 28. She was 88. More ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Sister Eileen Lowden, Burlington native
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 30 in Immaculate Conception Chapel of Mount St. Mary, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Eileen Lowden, who died March 26. She was 77. More ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Sister Ella Mae Hill, ministered in St. Rose High School
Funeral services were held March 21 in St. Joseph Villa, Flourtown, Pa., for Sister of St. Joseph Ella Mae Hill, who died March 17 at age 86. More ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Sister Francesca Krolczyk taught in Hamilton school
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 29 in Our Lady of Angels Convent Chapel, Aston, Pa., for Franciscan Sister Francesca Krolczyk, who died March 24. She was 91. More ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Sister Mary Yvonne Osborne, served in St. Paul School, Princeton
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 23 in McAuley Hall Health Care Center, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Mary Yvonne Osborne, who died March 20. She was 95. More ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Shirley M. Yando Morris, mother of Ewing pastor
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 16 in Notre Dame Church, Malone, N.Y., for Shirley M. Yando Morris, who died March 11 at age 87. Mrs. Morris was the mother of Trinitarian Father Thomas Morris, pastor of Incarnation-St. James Parish, Ewing. More ...
Thursday, March 21, 2019



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