Brigadier General George Erdmann of Springfield, father of Deacon David Erdmann, died Dec. 7 at St. Joseph’s Home, age 92.
Brother David Robert Schulte, OFM, a Franciscan friar of the Sacred Heart Province, died Nov. 24 at Villa East Health Care in Sherman, age 70.
Sister Angela Kirchgesner, OSU, of Springfield died Nov. 14, at the Loretto Home of St. Francis Convent. She was 88.
ALTON — Sister Catherine Harrison, OSU, also known as Sister Bartholomew, died Nov. 7 at the Ursuline Queen of Peace Healthcare Center, age 94.
NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Sister M. Kevin Jones, CSC, died Sept. 5 at St. Mary’s Convent at Notre Dame.
ALTON — The Funeral Rite of the Catholic Church was held Aug. 1 for Maurice R. Roberts, father of Father Don J. Roberts of the Springfield diocese, at St. Mary’s Church in Alton. Mr. Roberts died July 29 at age 83.
Leo J. Enlow Sr., 88, of Springfield died Sept. 3 in the rectory of St. Anthony Parish in Effingham, where his son, Msgr. Leo J. Enlow, V.F., is pastor and dean of the Effingham Deanery.
CAMPBELLSPORT, Wis. — School Sister of St. Francis Elka Becker died July 11, 2009 at St. Joseph Convent in Campbellsport. The daughter of Joseph and Mary Becker, she was born Feb. 27, 1904 in Howells, Neb. She was received into the School Sisters of St. Francis July 17, 1919 and made first profession of vows Aug. 10, 1921 and final (perpetual) vows Aug. 23, 1927. She recently celebrated her 90th jubilee as a School Sister of St. Francis.
ADRIAN, Mich. — Sister James Adele LaBonte, formerly known as Marie Elizabeth LaBonte, died June 17 at the Dominican Life Center in Adrian, Mich. She was 88 years old and in the 69th year of her religious profession in the Adrian Dominican Congregation.
DONALDSON, Ind. — Sister Lorine Huelskamp, PHJC, 86, died Sunday, May 31 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, Ind.