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Funeral services set for Stephen J. Lucasi
Along with his work as music minister in Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Moorestown, Steve Lucasi was also the founding director of the Laudate Chorale, a community-based choir that presented concerts to benefit local charities.
Along with his work as music minister in Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Moorestown, Steve Lucasi was also the founding director of the Laudate Chorale, a community-based choir that presented concerts to benefit local charities.
Funeral services have been scheduled for March 16 for Stephen J. Lucasi, the longtime director of sacred music in Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Moorestown, and former director of the Diocesan Festival Choir, who died suddenly March 8. He was 64. More ...
Monday, March 11, 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
Sister Theodore Klingseisen, served in Mercer County schools, hospital
Funeral services were held March 18 in Assisi House, Aston, Pa., for Franciscan Sister Theodore Klingseisen, who died March 12 at age 98. More ...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Funeral services set for Sister Mary Gloria Jones, Trenton native
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated March 12 at 10:30 a.m. in McAuley Hall Health Care Center, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Mary Gloria Jones who died March 8. She was 93. More ...
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Sister Dolores Patterson, taught in several schools in the Diocese
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 9 in McAuley Hall Health Care Center, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Dolores Patterson who died Feb. 5. She was 88. More ...
Monday, February 18, 2019
Sister Barbara Burdett was native of Trenton
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 28 in McAuley Hall Health Care Center, Watchung, for Mercy Sister Barbara Burdett who died Dec. 24. More ...
Monday, February 18, 2019
Funeral services scheduled for Father Leon J. Inverso
Funeral services will be held Jan. 14 in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Hightstown, for Father Leon J. Inverso, a priest of the Diocese who died Jan. 6. He was 76. More ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Sister Ruocchio enjoyed 72 years in religious life
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 21 in Assisi House, Aston, Pa., for Franciscan Sister Manetto Ruocchio, who died Dec. 18. She was 93. More ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Sister Margaret Appell, served in Trenton Diocese for 34 years
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Jan. 9 in Assisi House, Aston, Pa., for Franciscan Sister Margaret Appell, who died Jan. 4. She was 87. More ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Deacon James P. Walsh, served in Neptune parish
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 20 in Holy Innocents Church, Neptune, for Deacon James P. Walsh of Red Bank and Neptune, who died Dec. 14 at age 78. More ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Sister Wendy Beckett, art critic and British TV star, dies at age 88
WASHINGTON – Sister Wendy Beckett, who gained fame in the 1990s for television shows and books explaining art, died Dec. 26 in Norfolk, England, at the age of 88. More ...
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Funeral arrangements for Deacon James P. Walsh, served in Neptune parish
Funeral services have been scheduled for Deacon James P. Walsh of Red Bank and Neptune who died Dec. 14 at age 78. More ...
Monday, December 17, 2018
Diocese of Paterson mourns death of Bishop Emeritus Frank J. Rodimer
Bishop Emeritus Frank J. Rodimer, who led the Diocese of Paterson from 1978 until his retirement in 2004, died Dec. 6 at the age of 91.

The announcement was made by Bishop Arthur J. Serratelli, current Bishop of Paterson, who expressed “great sadness” and called upon his flock to remember Bishop Rodimer and all who were close to him in their prayers.

Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., shared this message upon learning about Bishop Rodimer’s death:  "On behalf of the clergy, religious and faithful of the Diocese of Trenton, I express both our sadness at the passing of Bishop Emeritus Frank Rodimer, sixth bishop and native son of the Diocese of Paterson, and our joyful gratitude for his many years of priestly ministry in the Church.  May God continue to bless the Diocese of Paterson and may Bishop Rodimer rest in the Lord's peace."
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Friday, December 7, 2018
Sister Elizabeth Arcangeli, served in several Trenton Diocese schools, parishes
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Nov. 17 in St. Lucy Chapel of Villa Walsh, Morristown, for Filippini Sister Elizabeth Arcangeli, who died Nov. 14. She was 97. More ...
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Deacon Rainville, served in Atlantic Highlands parish
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Nov. 20 in St. Agnes Church, of Our Lady of Perpetual Help-St. Agnes Parish, Atlantic Highlands, for Deacon Raymond Russell Rainville, who died Nov. 16. More ...
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Funeral services scheduled for Trinitarian Father Philip A. Cordisco
Funeral services will be held Nov. 20 in St. James Church, 29 East Paul Avenue, Trenton, for Trinitarian Father Philip Aloysius Cordisco who died Nov. 17 in St. Joseph Skilled Nursing Center, Lawrenceville. More ...
Monday, November 19, 2018
Sister Mary Cabrini, native of Riverside
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Nov. 5 in St. Joseph Villa Chapel, Reading, Pa., for Bernardine Franciscan Sister Mary Cabrini Nowosielski who died Nov. 1. She was 92. More ...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Funeral services for Sister Agnes Marie Gunn, former secretary for community relations, delegate for religious
Sister of St. Joseph Agnes Marie Gunn, who formerly served in the Diocese of Trenton as secretary of Community Relations and delegate for religious, died Oct. 19 in St. Joseph Villa, Flourtown, Pa. She was 90. More ...
Monday, October 22, 2018
Sister Ruth Durfee, ministered in Trenton, Hamilton
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Oct. 17 in St. Anthony Church, a worship site of Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, Hamilton, for Sister of Charity of St. Elizabeth Ruth Edward Durfee, who died unexpectedly in her Trenton residence.  More ...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Sister Valerie Paccone, former director of religious education in Howell parish
Resurrection Sister Valerie Paccone, who served as director of religious education for 19 years in St. Veronica Parish, Howell, died Oct. 9. She was 78. More ...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Funeral services scheduled for Sister Valerie Paccone, former director of religious education in Howell parish
Resurrection Sister Valerie Paccone, who served as director of religious education for 19 years in St. Veronica Parish, Howell, died Oct. 9. She was 78. More ...
Friday, October 12, 2018



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