Province Mourns Death of Kathryn Hyland

HNP Communications Franciscan World

NEW YORK — Funeral services were held this week for Kathryn Hyland of Bayside, N.Y., who died Dec. 1.

Hyland, 64, a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic (of Amityville, N.Y.) for 30 years, was a member of the campus ministry team at St. Bonaventure University in the mid 1970s.  She served in several capacities for Holy Name Province, as a member of the Board of Admissions and as a consulting psychologist for the Vocation Office.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 4 at the Church of St. Anne in Garden City, N.Y.  Provincial Minister John O’Connor, OFM, who worked with Hyland at SBU, presided. Interment was at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury, N.Y.

Expressions of condolence may be sent to Hyland’s brother, John J. Hyland, 197 Stewart Ave., Garden City, NY 11530.  Donations may be made in Hyland’s name to the Melissa K. Bambino Melanoma Foundation, P.O. Box 114, Setauket, NY 11733.

The photo above shows Hyland in  St. Bonaventure’s 1975  yearbook.