Province Mourns Deaths of Friar Relatives

HNP Communications Around the Province

NEW YORK — Two friars are mourning the recent deaths of family members.

Richard Carey, brother of postulant Scott Carey, died Jan. 12. Funeral arrangements were planned for Florida.

Virginia Cushing, the sister-in-law of Vincent Cushing, OFM, died on Jan. 8. A Mass of Christian burial was held Jan. 12 in Paramus, N.J.

Several friars from other OFM provinces have died recently. They include:

  • Michael Clarahan, OFM, Sacred Heart Province, who died Dec. 30
  • Allan Haiar, OFM, Sacred Heart Province, who died on Dec. 19
  • Ernest Francis Latko, OFM, of Assumption BVM Province, died at the age of 93