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Bridget O’Halloran is asking prayers for her uncle and family. He is sick and has a long journey. She would like prayers for healing and peace, and for doctors who are taking care of him.
Linda Reitzel spent all afternoon in St. Charles Hospital. It seems she is having some heart issues. They have admitted her overnight with a stress test in the morning.
On Thursday, August 20, 2020, Daniel (Dan) Patrick MacDonald passed away peacefully at his home in Huntington Beach, California.
Dan was born on July 11, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, to Daniel and Martha (Brunner) MacDonald. He spent the majority of his youth growing up in Stow, Massachusetts and Hudson, Ohio. A 1987 graduate of Hudson High School, Dan attended the University of Notre Dame and the University of Michigan. He met his wife Janet Mary Butler while living, working, and snowboarding in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. They relocated to Southern California and raised their two children, Gwenyth and Devin. A decorated Soldier, he served more than 4 years in the Infantry Branch of the United States Army, achieving the rank of Sergeant (E-5). He was stationed in Baumholder, Germany and deployed to Iraq for 1 year in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Daniel is survived by his wife Janet and children Gwenyth and Devin of Newport Beach, California; his parents, Daniel and Martha of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; sister Beth MacDonald Roussel (and Bob) of Sudbury, Massachusetts; brother Chris MacDonald (and Rhonda) of Omaha, Nebraska; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will hold private memorials in California and Ohio. Daniel will be interred at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Southern California and Nevada Chapter (https://secure.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Events/HOM-General?pg=fund&fr_id=7541&pxfid=626002).
Urgent need for prayers for Father Mario Tizziani, Pastor of Saint Cecilia and State Chaplain for Ky Knights of Columbus. He suffered a bleeding stroke on the right side of his brain. He will be going into surgery now, which will take approximately 4 to 5 hours to complete. He is in critical condition and desperately needs our help. Update: 8/30/20 morning...first round of surgery went well. He is still in critical condition in SICU. CT scan is scheduled
Prayers are asked for Ohio LAOH State Past President, Clara Joyce. She is in the hospital with a suspicious mass on her pancreas. Obviously, this is not good news. Please pray for Clara
Maureen Shelton asks for prayers for Fr Stephen Rooney Past LAOH National Chaplain 2012-2014. He was in a boating accident with 14 others Fr. Stephen and the driver have been missing since last night they are now calling it a recovery mission. Others have been rescued and some were hospitalized.
John Mohr asks for prayers for a dear friend. Peter Michael Zaums 76. of Lambertville, Michigan, entered the Kingdom of Heaven on August 9, 2020, following an eight-month battle with lung cancer. Pete spent his 47-year legal career in private practice, respectfully serving his valued clients primarily of Monroe County, Bedford Township and Toledo
Pete served his Bedford community in many ways. As a devout Catholic and a life-long member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, he served as a member of the Knights of Columbus, Parish Council, Welcome Team 3, Church Gang Prayer Group, and The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. As a member and past President of the Bedford Township Lions Club, Pete formed strong alliances among his colleagues as well as the members of the Bedford community by legally supporting the longevity of the Lions Club. As President of the Board of Directors of Heartbeat of Monroe, he helped to ensure that babies, both born and unborn, were provided for and loved.
Pete is survived by his wife, Mary Lou. Their loving 53-year union brought three beautiful girls into this world, Jenn Scally (Howie), Mary Beth Schlick (Greg), and Chrissey Zaums.
PLease pray for Andy Hill, who is having some health issues.
Prayers for Velma Walters at age 87, passed away Saturday July 25, 2020 at Regency Hospital. Friends are invited to visit from 3:00pm to 8:00pm Friday July 31, 2020 at Ansberg-West Funeral Home, 3000 Sylvania Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43613, where services will be held 11:00am Saturday August, 1, 2020. Interment will follow in Historic Woodlawn Cemetery. John Mohr says Velma one of the first people I met, when we ran the bar on Central Ave, she was always available when we needed extra help for a couple of hours, behind the bar, waiting tables, making food, when we had our free Social Security Sat. appreciation lunches. She and her husband Atlee would help us. Great folks. Rest in peace.
Marilyn Madigan asks for prayers for a special intention.