Prayer List

Bishop Canevin High School’s
Prayer and In Memoriam List

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Please pray for the speedy and complete recovery of the following
Bishop Canevin Alumni, family members and friends:

Sandy Darnley – sister of Valerie Stasik ’64

Frances Fink

Rob Finnegan – husband of teacher, Diane Finnegan

Philip and Anna Mae Frick

Tom Graziani – son of Elizabeth (Hungerman) Graziani ’68

Lynne (Cannoy) Knecht ’68

Nina (Loniero) Kovanis ’68

Bob Marshall ’73

Rita Meister – mother of teacher, Rita Yunker

Anita Riley ’70

David Sams

Eric Skirbin, the husband of Amy Skribin ’95 was diagnosed with ALS in 2011 and is currently on hospice care. Here is a GoFundMe.Com Website if you’d like to support the family – prayers are most appreciated too

Kevin Walters – BC Girls Volleyball Coach – diagnosed with Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Daniel  Zappa ’90 – diagnosed with Glioblastoma (GBM)

In Memoriam

May the Lord grant eternal rest to the following beautiful souls
of these Bishop Canevin Alumni and community members.
May He bring peaceful comfort to their loving families and friends.

Please hold these BC family and friends close in your prayers.



Pia (Stiles) Kratovel, ’67, James J. O’Toole, ’75, Bernard J. Stiles, ’63.


Rock Rauterkus father of Rock Rauterkus ’17, Stephen “Jack” Rusnak father of Sharon (Rusnak) Gaitens ’85 and grandfather of Connor Gaitens ’17 and Coulton Gaitens ’19.



Bonnie Brannen Agostino ’65, Jill Clare Butler ’07, William Joseph Campbell ’69, Mark Damiani ’78, Michael Dougan ’68, John Raymond Laux ’73, Richard McNally ’69, Bernie Parente ’65, David Peduto ’72, Sam Perri ’76, Jeff Podurgiel ’79, John Ramsey ’81, Richard Romano ’91, Diane Roney ’72, Frank Tokar ’63.


Richard Aland father of Kim ’12, Christine ’16, and Janet ’16 Aland, Leon Bonds father of Julian ’17, Sydney ’17, and Walter ’17 Bonds, brother-in-law of Bishop Canevin Librarian, Susan Rakaczky, and uncle of Charles Rakaczky ’18, Rosalie Grasha mother (and prayers for father Matthew) of Mary Grasha Houpt ’76, Randy Hatcher father of Randy Hatcher ’17, Kathleen Moeller (former Spanish teacher), William Noel father of Bishop Canevin’s Chaplain, Fr. Brian NoelMary Elizabeth “Mae” O’Connell mother of James “Bear” O’Connell ’65, Shane Phillips – son of Kevin ’97 and Kimberly (Girvin) ’97 Phillips, Sr. Marietta Ruhe, CDP (former teacher), Peter Shaw father of Alex ’10 and Rachel ’14. Mr. Shaw’s wife, Cheryl, is the cousin of former guidance counselor, Mary Burello.


Alumni: Robert King ’63, Terry Bott ’64, Ron Lach ’64, Marianne Joy (Tamulinas) Petrelli ’72, Rev. Dennis Colamarino ’65, Barbara Ann Conniff ’65, Timothy Geyer ’65, Kathy Johnston ’65, Barbara Jean Fons Parrish ’65, Mark Murray ’66, Raymond Klimko ’67,  James L. Lageman, 67, Richard Yokim ’67,  Alfred Midgley III ’68John Rellich ’68, Patricia (Henney) Yurchak ’71, William “Bill’ Morton ’73, Lois (Joos) Sanctis ’73, Bob Conway ’78, Donna Jean (Urbanek) Dissen ’79, Marian Grant Armstrong ’80, Patrick Naughton ’93, Frank L. Impavido ’64, Denise (Marano) Feil ’84, Maura Grace Schwab ’04. Stefanie Joy Haller ’00.


Francis J. “Hank” Blumling – father of Wayne ’76, Karen Byerly ’79 and grandfather of Jimmy ’11 and Madison Byerly ’17; Celeste Defrank, sister of Angela ’11, Caroline ’14 and Dante ’15; Rosemarie Flavin beloved mother of Daniel ’74, Patricia Gross ‘77, Kathleen O’Brien ’78 and Nancy Crist ’81; Patti Goulding – Miss Patti choreographed 11 School Musicals in the late 70s and early 80s (1975 Mame, 1976 Guys and Dolls, 1977 Brigadoon, 1978 Music Man, 1979 Bye Bye Birdie, 1980 Oliver!, 1982 West Side Story, 1983 Li’l Abner, 1984 Pippin, 1985 Godspell and 1986 Hello, Dolly!), David Kiel – beloved father of BC Alums Gerard ‘Jerry’ Kiel ’77, Marcia Kiel Crowley ‘79 and Susan Kiel McCaffrey ’81 and grandfather of Colleen ’03, Kelly ’06 and Daniel ‘09; Eleanor Mae (Keener) Midgley beloved mother of Mary Jo Midgley Speer,’64, Mary Patricia Midgley Fornal ’65, the late Alfred III ’68, Mary Anne Midgley Bechtel ’69, Mary Eleanor Midgley Erwin, Edwin ’76, Mary Michelle Midgley ’77, mother-in-law of Teri Midgley,’76 and grandmother Brad Midgley 99, Nina Midgley ’07, Mike Midgely ’06 and Nick Midgley ‘09; Mary Jane Rosepink – age 95 (former teacher), Joseph A. Vater – beloved father of Charles “Chuck” ’67.


May God bless them all.

If you would like to submit a person’s name for our school’s prayer list please email Kathy Lynch.