Thursday, August 7, 2014

Sympathy to Johnson, Walsh families

Robert “Skipper” Rislove, father to Heidi Johnson, iT, died Saturday, July 26, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford.

Brother J. Francis (Frank) Walsh, FSC, Ph.D., died Wednesday, Aug. 6, in Winona. He was 90. Brother Frank was a 1945 alum of Saint Mary’s University and a De La Salle Christian Brother for 72 years. He joined our faculty in 1953 and served for 20 years, including roles as dean of men and head resident of the dormitories. Brother Frank taught in many other Lasallian schools and also served the Brothers as auxiliary provincial of the former St. Paul / Minneapolis District. He retired in 1993 and lived in the Christian Brothers Community on our Winona campus. Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 9, from 9–10:30 a.m. in Saint Thomas More Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. in the same location, followed by interment at Saint Mary’s Cemetery in Winona.

The Saint Mary’s community extends its sympathy to the Johnson and Walsh families.