Deaths in Franciscan Communities

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During recent weeks, two friars and a Franciscan sister have died.

Br. Mark (Richard) Zapczynski, OFM, Assumption BVM Province, died Dec. 29 in Muskego, Wis.

Fr. Bruno Ciardiello, OFM, Immaculate Conception Province, died Dec. 17 at St. Patrick’s Home, Bronx, N.Y.

Sr. Rosetta Amendola, OSF, Franciscan Sisters of Allegany, died Dec 15 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa, Fla.

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