The friars of the Province are mourning the deaths of three friars’ relatives.
Robert McIntosh, 91, an affiliate of the Province and father of Jim McIntosh, OFM, died on Dec. 6. A Mass of Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Vincent Cushing, OFM, on Jan. 9 in McLean, Virginia.
Brian Keenan, 76, brother of Christopher Keenan, OFM, died on Dec. 10 from complications related to cancer. He was a Vietnam War veteran. Visitation was held on Dec. 21 in Newton, New Jersey.
Thomas J. Nichols, 88, of East Granby, Connecticut, uncle of Basil Valente, OFM, died on Jan. 12, after a long illness.
Editor’s note: Contact information for survivors of the deceased can be obtained by calling the Provincial Office at 646-473-0265.
— Compiled by Jocelyn Thomas
“Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased” — Nov. 13, 2019, HNP Today
“Christopher Keenan Marks 50 Years as a Friar” – March 31, 2015, HNP Today