The Province is mourning the death of several relatives and friends of friars.
Ana Tran Thi Van, 91, mother of Dac Tran, OFM, died May 10 in Saigon, Vietnam.
Joan Tierney, a former long-term employee at St. Anthony Shrine, Boston, died May 10.
Rev. Richard Mann, a permanent deacon, brother of Raymond Mann, OFM, of Boston, and William Mann, OFM, of Butler, N.J., died May 1 in Toronto. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 9 at St. Timothy Catholic Church in North York, Ontario, Canada.
Editor’s note: Contact information for survivors of the deceased can be obtained by calling the Provincial Office at 646-473-0265.