Obituaries

Life

Deacon Baynes, instrumental in ‘bringing God to people’, dies
Nov 07 2014
Deacon Charles A. Baynes, a down-to-earth churchman who was a pastoral associate of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Essex died Nov. 4.

Holy Name leader William Harris dies at 81
Nov 04 2014
William Harris Jr., an indefatigable promoter of the Holy Name Society who traveled across the archdiocese and around the country recruiting new members, died Nov. 3.

Monsignor Edward Lynch, "Catholic Vicar of Towson," dies at 84
Nov 03 2014
Monsignor Lynch's funeral Mass will be offered at Church of the Immaculate Conception in Towson, where he was baptized 84 years ago.

Woman’s suicide called tragedy, symbol of ‘culture of death’ in U.S.
Nov 03 2014
Brittany Maynard, a young California woman who was suffering from terminal brain cancer, ended her life Nov. 1.

Sister Ann Lucille Bohn dies
Oct 30 2014
A funeral Mass for Sister Ann Lucille Bohn was offered Oct. 15.

Father Richard C. Schmidt, S.J., dies
Oct 30 2014
The prefect of discipline in the 1960s at what is now Loyola Blakefield in Towson, Jesuit Father Richard C. Schmidt died Oct. 11.

Creativity and caring defined NDP senior, not the cancer that took her life
Oct 24 2014
“Consider me well prepared,” Claire Marie Wagonhurst wrote in her college admissions essay.

Mount professor, Father Redmond, remembered for selflessness, friendliness
Oct 23 2014
“Call me Paul” was a familiar response from Father Paul V. Redmond, longtime philosophy professor at Mount St. Mary’s University.

Father John F. Henry, S.J., dies
Oct 23 2014
A longtime missionary to Chile who held several positions in Baltimore, Jesuit Father John F. Henry died Oct. 12.

Sister Claire Grieco, M.P.F., dies
Oct 10 2014
A funeral Mass for Sister Claire Grieco, a member of the Religious Teachers Filippini, will be offered Oct. 14.

Sister Anne Joseph Edelen, D.C., dies
Oct 06 2014
A funeral Mass for Daughter of Charity Sister Anne Joseph Edelen was offered Sept. 13.

Sister Regina Mary Leonard, O.S.F., dies
Oct 06 2014
A funeral Mass for Franciscan Sister Regina Mary Leonard will be offered Oct. 6 at Assisi House in Aston, Pa.

Deacon Keenan, longtime St. Ursula minister, remembered as ‘people oriented’
Sep 24 2014
Deacon Robert “Bob” G. Keenan Sr., a longtime deacon at St. Ursula in Parkville and a retired public school teacher, died Sept. 23.

Sister Marian Hagner, D.C., dies
Sep 15 2014
A funeral Mass for Sister Marian Hagner, a Daughter of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, was offered Sept. 13.

Deacon Rongione, 89, ‘always had a good message’
Sep 09 2014
Deacon Frank Rongione Sr. died Aug. 27. He was 89.