Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased

HNP Communications Around the Province

The Holy Name Province community is mourning the deaths of three friars’ relatives.

Martin Paul Mackin, Jr., nephew of Kevin Mackin, OFM, of Newburgh, N.Y., died unexpectedly Feb. 1 at the age of 39. A Mass of Christian Burial was offered Feb. 5 at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Hicksville, N.Y.

Joan McHugh, sister-in-law of Francis McHugh, OFM, of Boston, died Feb. 3 at the age of 70. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 7 at Sacred Heart Chapel in Bowie, Md.

Robert DeFilippo, nephew of James Nero, OFM, of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., died Feb. 6.