Death Notices

Deacon Donald Leach »
Died Thursday, Sep. 21, 2017
Our brother, Deacon Donald Leach, passed on from this life on September 21, 2017 at the age of 62.

Deacon Leach was born on July 6, 1955 and ordained a permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of Detroit on October 15, 1994. He served ast St. Alo
Fr Edward Ritter »
Died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017
Father Edward Ritter, passed on from this life on August 12, 2017 at the age of 91.
Father Leo Broderick »
Died Monday, Aug. 7, 2017
Visitation will take place at Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, 5481 Dixie Highway, Waterford, on Friday, August 11, 2017, from 3 – 8 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. 
 
Father Broderick will lie in repose on Saturday, August 12, at Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, 5481 Dixie Highway, Waterford, Michigan from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.
Father Michael Crosby OFM Cap »
Died Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017
Visitation will be held at St. Bonaventure Monastery, 1740 Mt. Elliott Street, Detroit, MI 48207 on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 5 – 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m.  Visitation will continue at St. Francis Parish in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Friday, August 11 from 5 – 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m.  His funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Lawrence Seminary in Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin on Saturday, August 12 at 10:30 a.m.
 
Condolences may be sent to his brother, Fr. Dan Crosby, OFM Cap at St. Bonaventure Monastery, 1740 Mt. Elliott Street, Detroit, MI 48207.  Condolences may also be sent to The Very Reverend Michael Sullivan, OFM Cap, Capuchin Province of St. Joseph, 1820 Mt. Elliott Street, Detroit, MI  48207.

Msgr Peter Lentine »
Died Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017
Visitation will take place at St. Philomena Parish, 4281 Marseilles, Detroit on Thursday, August 3, 2017, from 4 – 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m.  Visitation will continue at St. Philomena on Friday, August 4 from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. with a Scripture service at 7 p.m.

Monsignor Lentine will lie in repose on Saturday, August 5 at St. Clare of Montefalco Parish, 1401 Whittier Road, Detroit, Michigan from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. A private interment will take place on Monday, August 7 at Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton Township.


Fr. Edward Scheuerman »
Died Friday, Mar. 17, 2017
Our brother and fellow priest, Father Edward Scheuerman, passed on from this life on March 17, 2017 at the age of 91.

Father Scheuerman was born on May 23, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Detro
Fr. Daniel Murphy »
Died Saturday, Mar. 11, 2017

Visitation will take place at O'Brien-Sullivan Funeral Home, 41555 Grand River Avenue, Novi on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 3-8 p.m. Visitation will continue on Friday, March 17 at St. Regis Parish, 3695 Lincoln Road, Bloomfield Hills from 3-9 p.m. with a Scripture service at 7 p.m.

Father Murphy will lie in repose on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at St. Regis Parish, 3695 Lincoln Road, Bloomfield Hills, from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to Father Murphy's niece, Kathleen Murphy Schwab, c/o St. Regis Parish, 3695 Lincoln Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301.

Fr. Gerald Thaar, osc »
Died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

We have received notification that our brother and fellow priest, Father Gerald (Jerry) Thaar, osc, entered eternal life on February 18, 2017 at the age of 79.

A native of Detroit, and a member of the Crosier order for almost 60 years, Father Th

Fr. Fabian Slominski »
Died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017

Visitation will take place at Wysocki Funeral Home, 29440 Ryan Road, Warren on Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 12:00 - 7:00 pm. There will be a Rosary at 6 pm.

Father Slominski will lie in repose on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Our Lady of Grace (formerly St. Cletus) Parish, 26256 Ryan Road, Warren from 10:00 am until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Fr. Addison Wright, PSS »
Died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017

Our brother and fellow priest, Father Addison Wright, PSS, passed on from this life on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at the age of 84.

Father Wright was ordained for the Diocese of Bridgeport, Connecticut on May 25, 1957. He was admitted to the Society of St. Sulpice in 1960. His assignments included serving as rector of St. John's Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan from 1968 - 1971, and on the faculty of St. Mary's Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland.