Sister Charlotte McGrath, R.S.M.

Sister Charlotte McGrath, R.S.M., the oldest member of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Mid-Atlantic Community, died May 5 at Maria Regina Residence, Brentwood, L.I. She was 103.


Bishop Daily Before Brooklyn

The future bishop sits on his father’s (John) knee while his brother, John, is with their mother, Mary

Bishop Daily Pro-Life Leader

Shortly after Bishop Thomas V. Daily was appointed to the Diocese of Brooklyn, he encouraged Msgr. Phillip Reilly and the Helpers of God’s Precious Infants to pray at the places where abortions are performed and to offer help to the women who were considering aborting their babies.

Dominican Sister Nadine Foley Was Former LCWR President

A funeral Mass will be celebrated May 19 in Adrian, Mich., for Dominican Sister Nadine Foley, a former president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) who also served as prioress of the Adrian Dominican Sisters. She died May 13 in Adrian at age 93.

Bishop Thomas V. Daily, 1927-2017

Bishop Emeritus Thomas V. Daily, who served as the sixth Ordinary Bishop of the Diocese of Brooklyn from 1990 to 2003, died at 12:02 a.m. on Monday, May 15. He was 89 years old and had been in failing health.

Father Lawrence O’Leary

Father Lawrence O’Leary, 87, a priest of the Rockville Centre Diocese who served as chaplain at Maria Regina Residence, Brentwood, L.I., 1997-2005, died April 28.