The Holy Name Province community is mourning the deaths of a former friar, the father of the General Minister, the sister of a deceased friar, and an affiliate of the Province.
Fr. Ralph Carney, 89, a former friar, died Aug. 26. A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 6 at St. John Bosco Church in Lakeland, Wash. Fr. Ralph is buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
D. Ángel Rodríguez, father of General Minister Fr. José Rodríguez Carballo, OFM, died in Spain on Sept. 8.
Louise Della Penna, 86, sister of the late Marshall Della Penna, OFM, died Sept. 8. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 12 at St. Mary’s Church, Pompton Lakes, N.J.
Anthony Luciano, 91, an affiliate of the Province and brother-in-law of Peter Fiore, OFM, died Sept. 8. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 12 at St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church on the Park.
Editor’s note: Contact information for the survivors of those mentioned can be obtained by calling the Provincial Office (646-473-0265).