Friars Extend Sympathy to Families of Deceased

HNP Communications Around the Province

The friars of Holy Name Province extend sympathy to their brothers and friends who recently lost relatives.

David Green, 82, husband of Susan Green, former chairperson of the St. Bonaventure University Board of Trustees, died on March 20 in Palm Springs, California. A funeral will be held at a later date.

Lorraine Hagan Seubert, 101, mother of Xavier Seubert, OFM, died on March 22. She will be buried with her husband, Andrew, in Pinelawn Cemetery on Long Island, N.Y.

Elizabeth Gill, 84, mother of John Gill, OFM, died on March 25 in Warwick, Rhode Island.

Carole Acampora, 78, sister of the late Joseph Kiely, a former friar, died on March 31 in Concord, Massachusetts.

Maria Olga Hawkins, 81, sister of  Xavier De La Huerta, OFM, died on April 1. Burial services were limited to the immediate family.

Patricia McMahon, 88, sister of Bart McMahon, OFM, died on April 5 in Elmira, New York.  A private memorial Mass was celebrated on April 7 at St. Anthony Friary in Butler, N.J.

Contact information for survivors of the deceased can be obtained by emailing the Provincial Office at

Compiled by Jocelyn Thomas