Edward Montero

Edward Montero, the son of Deacon Adalberto Montero, of St. Mary Star of the Sea-St. Gertrude, Far Rockaway, died on May 1 at his residence.

Local Marathoners’ Times

Here are the times for local parishioners who participated in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 5

Father Marcial Thomas

As a seminarian, Father Marcial Thomas, 27, saw how God wanted to encounter and love His people and how priests can bring people closer to God every day.

Fourteen Priests Observe 25 Years of Priesthood

Seven of the men who are celebrating their 25th anniversaries as priests were ordained by Bishop Thomas V. Daily on June 1, 1991. Details of the other ordinations are included in these brief biographies.

Black History Month Movie Event, Feb. 28

In celebration of Black History Month, the film, “Bakhita: From Slave to Saint,” the story of St. Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese slave tuned nun who was canonized by Pope John Paul II, will be shown at St. Mary, Star of the Sea parish, Far Rockaway, on Sunday, Feb. 28

Sister Maureen Gleason, C.S.J.

Sister Maureen Gleason, C.S.J., formerly Sister Miriam Assumpta, died June 9, in Maria Regina Residence, Brentwood, L.I. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph in 1956.

Tablet TALK: Camping Trip for Gravesend Scouts

In this week’s Tablet TALK, find details about a June 28 feast in honor of St. John the Baptist in Far Rockaway, the 25th anniversaryof the Kujenga Program, a trip Gravesend Scouts made to Ten Mile River and more.