Obituaries

Obituary | Sister Anne Dorothy Schober, OSU

A funeral Mass was celebrated for Sister Anne Dorothy Schober, OSU, Aug. 17 at St. Cyril of Jerusalem Church in Encino, Calif. Sister Anne Dorothy died Aug. 14 at Los Roblas Hospital in Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Born in 1945 in Jamaica, N.Y., she entered the Ursuline Sisters in Crystal City in 1964 and professed first vows in 1967. She earned a bachelor's degree in history from Marillac College in St. Louis and a master's degree in theology from St. Mary's University in San Antonio.

Obituary | Deacon Roger Kreitler

A funeral Mass for Deacon Roger Kreitler was celebrated Aug. 10 at St Raphael the Archangel Parish in St. Louis. Deacon Kreitler died Aug. 6. He was 77 and had been a deacon for 16 years.

Born on Jan 9, 1940, in Festus, he married Johanna Zagroba on Nov. 7. They were blessed with three children (Jeff, Brian and Keith), along with two grandchildren (Mena and Brenin). He served our country for 6 years in the Missouri Air National Guard.

Obituary | Sr. Joanne Seiser, SNDdeN

A funeral Mass for Sister Joanne (Mary Gregory) Seiser, SNDdeN, was celebrated Aug. 1 at the St. Julie Chapel in the Mount Notre Dame convent in Cincinnati. Sister Joanne died July 28 at Mount Notre Dame. She was 89 and had been a Sister of Notre Dame de Namur for 72 years.

Obituary | Father Donald T. Dalton

A funeral Mass for St. Pius X High School fixture Father Donald T. Dalton will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Our Lady Church in Festus. Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. the previous day at the church, and also at 9 a.m. before the funeral Mass.

Father Dalton died Aug. 15. He was 82 and had been a priest for 57 years, all of which he spent at the high school in Festus. Father Dalton was ordained by Cardinal Joseph E. Ritter on April 2, 1960, at the St. Louis Cathedral. St. Pius opened the previous year.

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Updated Aug. 17

Obituary | Sr. Mary William Sullivan, D.C.

A memorial Mass for Sister Mary William Sullivan was to be celebrated at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, in Marian Chapel at The Sarah Community in Bridgeton, with memory sharing at 4 p.m. Sister Mary William died July 23. She was 92 and was a Daughter of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul for 73 years.

Born in 1925 and baptized Florence Ann, Sister Mary William was a 1943 graduate of Xavier High School in St. Louis, earned a bachelor's in education from Fontbonne College in 1951 and earned a master's in social work from The Catholic University of American in Washington, D.C., in 1955.

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