In splendoribus Sanctorum, the Immaculate Conception Community, New York, USA and the Province of St. Paul of the Cross annouce that, on 6 October 2013


a SS. CC. Iesu et Mariae

He was born on 28 May 1924 in Port Washington, Wisconsin, USA and professed on 3 april 1952.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II from 1942-1946. In 1951 he entered the Passionists.A noted mechanical engineer he managed various Passionist Monasteries in the U.S. and Canada. From 1980 to 1995 he worked with his friend Fr. Tom Berry, the cultural historian and ecotheologian, at the Riverdale Center of Religious Research in Riverdale, New York. He moved to the Passionist Monastery of the Immaculate Conception in April, 2010.

May the Lord count him among the community of the saints!

R. I. P.