You are here

May 2017

Deacon Matukewicz served 24 years in archdiocese

            Deacon Paul Matukewicz, who served 24 years in the diaconate in the Archdiocese of Omaha, died May 21. He was 71.

            A 3 p.m. visitation and 7 p.m. vigil service will be held May 25 at the Bethany Funeral Home in La Vista. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. May 26 at St. Mary Church in Omaha, with entombment in the mausoleum at St. John Cemetery in Bellevue.

FLEMING-Ronald E.

FLEMING-Ronald E., 83. Memorial Mass May 26 at St. Pius X Church. Interment Omaha National Cemetery. Preceded in death by wife, Peggy Fleming; infant son, Benny; parents.

INCONTRO-Ricky A. Sr.

INCONTRO-Ricky A. Sr., 57. Funeral Mass May 27 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Preceded in death by daughter, RoseAnn; brother, Mike; parents, Joseph “Sonny” and Mary Jane. Survived by children and spouses, Ricky Jr.

MECHLER-Lloyd R. “Mech,”

MECHLER-Lloyd R. “Mech,” 89. Funeral service May 30 at St. Wenceslaus Church. Survived by wife, Jane Mechler; daughters and sons-in-law, Diane Debiec, Laura and David Lipkowitz, and Marabeth and Tim Kracher; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Sally and Gari Berliot. Memorials to Ministry, St. Joseph Hospital in Marshfield, WI.

REDMOND-Patrick J.

REDMOND-Patrick J., 95. Funeral service May 30 at St. Margaret Mary Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Preceded in death by wife, Pauline Redmond. Survived by son and daughter-in-law, Patrick and Jennifer Redmond; daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Rick Tomasek; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchilren. Memorials to charity of choice.

SAMSON-Phyllis E.

SAMSON-Phyllis E., 91. Funeral service May 30 at St. Pius X Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Preceded in death by husband, Harold. Survived by children and spouses, Joe and Patti, Scott, Robert and Margaret, Julie, and John and Megan Samson; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews. Memorials to Nebraska Humane Society.

INCONTRO-Ricky A. Sr.

INCONTRO-Ricky A. Sr., 57. Funeral Mass May 27 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Preceded in death by daughter, RoseAnn; brother, Mike; parents, Joseph (Sonny) and Mary Jane. Survived by children, Ricky Jr.


Patrick Slattery, archdiocese superintendent of Catholic Schools, was among those speaking May 18 at a news conference on the Nebraska Legislature’s Revenue Committee vote to advance LB295 (the Opportunity Scholarship Act) to general file and possible floor debate in 2018.

Nebraska Catholic Conference celebrates advancement of school choice bill

Nebraska Catholic Conference (NCC) officials, and members of several other organizations advocating school choice, celebrated May 23 the recent vote of the Legislature’s Revenue Committee to advance a school choice bill to the full Legislature.

Pages

The Catholic Voice

The Archdiocese of Omaha • Catholic Voice
402-558-6611 • Fax 402 558-6614 •
E-mail Us

Copyright 2017 - All Rights Reserved.
This information may not be published, broadcast,
rewritten or redistributed without written permission.

Comment Here