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Joseph Bede McGroarty, O.P.

Joseph Bede McGroarty, O.P. Jubilarian Born: May 14, 1917 Professed: Aug. 6, 1940 Ordained: Jun. 6, 1946 Died: Apr. 3, 2007 On the morning of April 3, 2007, Father Joseph Bede McGroarty, O.P., died peacefully in the Lord at the age of 90. His long and fruitful life began on May 14, 1917 in Quincy,

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Francis Charles Duffy, O.P.

Francis Charles Duffy, O.P. Born:  June 21, 1931 Professed:  August 16, 1954 Ordained:  June 16, 1960 Died:   March 21, 2006 Charlie Duffy began his Dominican life in the Novitiate in 1953, was ordained in 1960, and following one more year of studies, taught at Aquinas High School in Columbus, OH for three years. Then

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Harvey Bartholomew Schaller, O.P.

Harvey Bartholomew Schaller, O.P. Jubilarian Birth: July 7, 1907 Profession: August 16, 1930 Ordination: June 11, 1937 Died: August 13, 1998  George Harvey Schaller was born in New York City the son of Charles and Anna (Hill) Schaller. He attended grammar schools in New York City (Immaculate Conception, St. John Chrysostom); St. Ann, Dorchester, MA;

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Stephen John Dominic Skalko, O.P.

Stephen John Dominic Skalko, O.P. Jubilarian Birth: August 8, 1913 Profession: August 16, 1933 Ordination: May 17, 1939 Died: July 25, 2000 Stephen Skalko was born in Central Falls, RI to John and Mary (Lewandowska) Skalko. Educated at Sacred Heart parochial grammar school and St. Raphael’s Academy, Pawtucket, RI, he attended Providence College (1930-32). He

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James Bernard Sheridan, O.P.

James Bernard Sheridan, O.P. Jubilarian Birth: December 19, 1908 Profession: August 16, 1929 Ordination: June 13, 1935 Died: July 20, 1998 James Joseph Sheridan was born in New York City to Bartholomew and Ellen (Rabbitt) Sheridan.  He attended St. Vincent Ferrer Grammar School (1915-23) and St. Francis Xavier High School (1923-27) in that city. He

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