St. Clare Secular Franciscan Fraternity will be Nov. 16, 1 p.m. at the New Cassel Retirement Center auditorium, 900 N. 90th St., Omaha. Practicing Catholics 18 and older are invited to a prayer service and celebration of the 800th centenary of the birth St. Elizabeth of Hungary, patroness of the Secular Franciscan Order and Third Order Regular. See how 21st century Secular Franciscans work, pray and play. For more information, call Fritzi at 558-9682 or Rosemary at 502-3722.
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Creighton University's Department of Philosophy American Catholic Philosophical Association's 82nd annual meeting is set for Oct. 31 through Nov. 2 at the Hilton Omaha, 1001 Cass St. Theme is "Forgiveness." Topics to be covered include Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas, Limits of Forgiveness. Speakers include John Milbank of the University of Nottingham in England. Registration fee is $55; $15 for students. For more information or to register, visit www.pdcnet.org/2008-ACPA-Conference.html or call 434-220-3300.
"Say You're One of Them," presented by Father Uwen Akpan, SJ, an internationally recognized author, is set for Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m. at Creighton University's Union Pacific Room, Reinert-Alumni Memorial Library. Father Akpan is a priest in Zimbabwe.
College Seminary Visit will be Nov. 20, 8 a.m. through Nov. 22, 11 a.m. at St. John Vianney College Seminary, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn. For senior high school and college men ages 16-22. See what life at a college seminary is all about: attend Mass, prayer and classes at the University of St. Thomas. There is no charge for the event and space is limited. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow if you are not traveling by air. Contact Father Paul Hoesing at 558-3100 or 980-1996.
Ancient Order of Hibernians will meet Nov. 17, 7 p.m. in Room 3 of the social level at St. Columbkille Church, 200 E. 6th St., Papillion. Membership is open to any male 18 or older who is a practicing Catholic and of Irish heritage through either parent. For more information, contact Larry at 292-5291 or e-mail LarryCroppyBoy@aol.com.
REDMOND-Pauline L., 86. Funeral Mass Oct. 24 at St. Margaret Mary Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Survived by husband, Patrick; children and spouses, Patrick Jr. and Jennifer Redmond, Ark., and Kathleen and Richard Tomasek; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Emory Toth. Memorials to charity of choice.
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PARNEL-Doris, 76. Memorial service Oct. 24 at St. Joseph Assisted Living Chapel.
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WIELER-Lois N., 78. Funeral Mass Oct. 24 at Sacred Heart Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Survived by husband, Herb; children and spouses, Ed and Diane D'Agosto, Ruth Ann D'Agosto, Kirk and Beth Wieler, Kevin and Denise Wieler, and Kenneth Wieler; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Les and Jesse Christensen; family; friends.
O'BRIEN-Donald J., 82. Funeral Mass Oct. 24 at St. John Vianney Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Survived by wife, Betty O'Brien; sons and daughters-in-law, John and Terri O'Brien, Bellevue, and Tom and Mary O'Brien, Copper Dollar Cove; six grandchildren. Memorials to the church or American Cancer Society.
CARBERRY-Barbara J., 82. Funeral Mass Oct. 24 at St. Mary Church, Bellevue. Interment Bellevue Cemetery. Preceded in death by son, Raymond. Survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Helen and Al Belcher, Bellevue, and Susan and Tom Hurley, Bellevue; son, James Carberry, New York; three grandchildren; great-grandchildren. Memorials to VFW #4787 Ladies Auxillary, Whitestone, N.Y.