Obituaries

In Memoriam – Fr. Corwin Collins, OSB

Fr. Corwin John Collins, OSB ’48, Past Faculty 1957 – 72 John Collins was born in Port Chester, New York, on October 3, 1930, to John Peter and Mary Ann (Tarpey) Collins, who were born in Ireland. His family included…

In Memoriam ~ Rev. Sylvester Matthias Kleinschmidt ’43

Rev. Sylvester Matthias Kleinschmidt ’43  Rev. Sylvester Matthias Kleinschmidt, age 97 of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at Fairway Pines Senior Living in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at…

In Memoriam ~ Jean M. Leighton

Jean M. Leighton  Mother of Bob ’79, Mary Jo ’80, Judy ’84, Jeff ’88 and Lynn (SJP Board of Regents) Grandmother of Kristin Leighton ’07, Rebecca Leighton ’11, Alex Abdella ’13, Max Abdella ’15, and Emma Leighton ’22 Mass of…

In Memoriam ~ Kenny M. Klassen ’68

Kenny M. Klassen ’68 , of Belgrade died on Sunday, June 30, at his sister’s home in Alexandria under the care of hospice. July 25, 1950- June 30, 2019 Kenny M. Klassen, 68, of Belgrade died on Sunday, June 30,…

In Memoriam – George Hinger ’45

George Hinger ’45    George Hinger, beloved husband, friend, and spiritual mentor to many, left this life on May 24, 2019, and continues his journey into Sacred Mystery. George was born to Leo and Agatha (Deinhammer) Hinger on Dec. 18,…

In Memoriam – Donald Leo Becker ’48

Donald Leo Becker ’48, age 89 of St. Michael, formerly Rogers, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, May 24, 2019. Don is preceded in death by his wife, Rose Becker; daughter, Lesa; son-in-law, Bob Dehmer; daughter-in-law, Nickole Becker;…

In Memoriam – Daniel Conlon, MD ’52

 Daniel Casey Conlon, MD ’52    Dan Conlon died May 14th at his home in Richfield, MN surrounded by his loving family. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 41 years, Kay Kelly Conlon, parents, Frances and…

In Memoriam ~ Heinrich Wurdak, father of Rebecca Wurdak ’90

Heinrich Wurdak, father of Rebecca Wurdak ’90 Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Heinrich Wurdak, age 76, of St. Cloud who passed…

In Memoriam ~ Daniel Charles Streeter, son of Jerry Streeter ’52

Daniel Charles Streeter, son of Jerry Streeter ’52    Daniel Charles Streeter, 59, of Maple Plain was killed in a bicycle accident outside Phoenix, AZ on April 24, 2019. Born in Minneapolis and raised in Edina, Dan loved cycling and…

In Memoriam ~ John Gregory “Jack” McGraw ’52 

John Gregory “Jack” McGraw ’52  McGraw, John Gregory (Jack) – Author, advocate, academic and all-state athlete, Jack died peacefully in Montreal on April 16 surrounded by his family and the sound of his favorite arias. In his youth, he was…