Holy Name Province is mourning the deaths of a former bishop and the siblings of two friars.
John Cullinane, 76, brother of Brian Cullinane, OFM, of Boston, Mass., died on Nov. 30 in Washington, D.C.
Sr. Marie Genevieve, sister of the late Joseph A. Foley, OFM, died on Dec. 2 at St. Joseph’s Home in Totowa, N.J.
Bishop Emeritus Frank J. Rodimer of the Diocese of Paterson, N.J., 91, an affiliated member of the Order, died on Dec. 6 at St. Joseph’s Home in Totowa. A viewing is scheduled for 2 to 7 p.m. on Dec. 14. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Dec. 15 at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Paterson.
John Nevins, 78, a recipient of the HNP Francis Medal, died on Dec. 9 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Patricia Atwater, sister of John Alderson, OFM, died Dec. 11.
Editor’s note: Contact information for survivors of the deceased can be obtained by calling the Provincial Office at 646-473-0265.
- “Longtime Leader of New Jersey’s Paterson Diocese Dies at 91” – Dec. 8, 2018, NBC News New York
- “Province Extends Sympathy to Family of Deceased” – Nov. 28, 2018, HNP Today
- “Carnevale Center Opens with Mass and Dedication by Bishop” – Oct. 24, 2007, HNP Today