Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Sympathy to Collins, Ochrymowycz families

Brother Michael Collins, FSC ’59, M’65, Ed.D., a current and long-time Saint Mary’s University trustee, died from cancer on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012.

Visitation will be Friday from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. (with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.) at DeLaSalle High School. The funeral Mass will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis (with visitation one hour before Mass). A reception at DeLaSalle High School will follow the Mass.

On Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, Jane Ochrymowycz, former director of the Academic Skills Center, passed away after a lengthy illness. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 4537 Third Ave. S., Minneapolis. Visitation is one hour prior to service. A luncheon will immediately follow. A bus has been chartered from Winona for the service. Departure will be at 8 a.m. Park at Main and Belleview streets. Please call Shannon Hanzel at (507) 454-5388, to reserve a seat.

The Saint Mary’s community extends its sympathy to these families.