Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond will celebrate the annual Jubilarian Mass April 30 at St. Rita Church, New Orleans,
at 3 p.m. for 60 priests, brothers and religious men and women – 11 archdiocesan priests; and 49 religious men and women, including 14 priests, one brother and 34 sisters celebrating major anniversaries of ordination or religious commitment.
The jubilarians have served a total of 3,120 years in religious life.
Archbishop Aymond will be the principal celebrant. Maryknoll Father David C. Kelly, professor of moral theology at Notre Dame Seminary and celebrating his 60th jubilee as a priest, will be the homilist.
School Sister of Notre Dame Elizabeth Willems, also a 60-year jubilarian, will give a reflection.
➤ 80-year jubilarian: Sister of the Holy Family Mary Bertha Pierre-Auguste.
➤ 75-year jubilarians: Marianite Sister Jane Dardenne, Marianite Sister Elizabeth Ann Laborie.
➤ 70-year jubiliarians: Jesuit Father James Carter, Holy Family Sister M. Daniel Cooper, Holy Family Sister M. Joseph Ann Gillette, Holy Family Sister Elma Olivera, Mount Carmel Sister Rose Marie Penouilh, Marianite Sister Owen Quintana.
➤ 65-year jubilarians: Dominican Father Richard Archer, Dominican Sister Marlene Berthelot, Religious Sister of the Sacred Heart Jane McKinlay, Dominican Father Stephen Smith.
➤ 60-year jubilarians: Dominican Sister Ruth Angelette, Marianite Sister Carolyn Bourgeois, Dominican Sister Patricia Brady, Vincentian Father Louis Franz, Archbishop Emeritus Alfred C. Hughes, Ursuline Sister Donna Hyndman, Maryknoll Father David C. Kelly, Daughter of Charity Sister Catherine Madigan, Marianite Sister Ann Martinez, Father William McGough, Daughter of Charity Sister Mary Ellen Seo, Holy Family Sister Ann Elise Sonnier, Sister of the Living Word Julia Stump, Dominican Sister Noel Toomey, School Sister of Notre Dame Elizabeth Willems.
➤ 50-year jubilarians: Teresian Sister Marina Aranzabal, Daughter of Divine Providence Sister Piercarla Barone, Sister of Mercy Jane Mary Briseno, Christian Brother Raymond Bulliard, Father Joseph de Water, Holy Cross Father Anthony J. DeConciliis, St. Joseph Sister Frances Duos, Salesian Sister Jean Erickson, Jesuit Father Robert Gerlich, Holy Family Sister M. Germaine Henry, Holy Family Sister Theresa Sue Joseph, Marianite Sister Ann Lacour, Holy Family Sister M. Ann Michelle Mercier, Mount Carmel Sister Gwen Monahan, Oblate Father George Roy, Sister of Notre Dame Mary Ellen Schroeder, Father Anthony Serio, Daughter of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Sister M. Rosello Lanh Thi Vu, Redemptorist Father Allan Weinert.
➤ 40-year jubilarians: Sister of Christian Charity Monica Cormier, Father Terence Hayden, Father William Maestri, Salesian Father Thomas McGahee, Jesuit Father Lawrence Moore, Father Pedro F. Nunez, Father Burnick J. Terrebonne, Salesian Father Lawrence Urban.
➤ 25-year jubilarians: Father Peter Akpoghiran, Father Patrick Collum, Dominican Father Eduardo J. Gabriel, Father Jimmy Jeanfreau Jr., Religious of the Sacred Heart Sister Maureen Little, Father John-Nhan Tran, Mount Carmel Sister Margaret Williams.