Holy Name Province is mourning the recent passing of two friars and a Franciscan sister.
Sr. Virginia May, OSF, 91, a member of the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany, N.Y., died on July 30.
Fr. Michael Crosby, OFM Cap., 77, a member of the Capuchin Province of St. Joseph, died on Aug. 5 in Wisconsin.
Fr. Louis Michael Pintye, OFM, 62, of Immaculate Conception Province, died on Aug. 20 in Youngstown, Ohio. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Aug. 23.
Editor’s note: Each month, HNP Today publishes news of the deaths of Franciscan brothers, priests and sisters. Information should be emailed to the HNP Communications Office. Announcements about deaths of friars of OFM provinces of the United States can also be found on the USFranciscans website.
- “Michael Crosby, Reformer in Boardrooms and Basilicas, Dies at 77” – Aug 9, 2017, National Catholic Reporter
- “Deaths in Franciscan Communities” – July 31, 2017, HNP Today