Feb. 8, 2019 - Fr. Charles Moutenot, SJ, was called to eternal life on Feb. 4, 2019. Fr. Moutenot died at the JCCU Tertianship Community in Portland, Ore. He was born on June 16, 1946, in New York, N.Y., raised in Cliffside Park and entered the Society of Jesus at St. Andrew Hall, Syracuse, N.Y., on August 20, 1975. He was ordained on June 9, 1984 at Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y. He pronounced his final vows on Oct. 19, 1995, at the Church of St. Anthony of Padua, Bronx, N.Y. Before entering the Jesuits, Fr. Charles served as a United States Army helicopter pilot in Vietnam.
Fr. Moutenot joined the Loyola Retreat Staff in January of 2004. After completing a doctorate in Systematic Theology in 1990, Fr. Moutenot served as spiritual director for Jesuit seminarians and taught Theology at Fordham University in the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education until 1996. In 1996, he was appointed rector of the Jesuit Community at the Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley, Calif., a position he held until 2002. During a sabbatical year at Fordham University from 2002 to 2003, Fr. Moutenot studied spirituality.
He was appointed director and president of Loyola House of Retreats in 2004. Fr. Moutenot's relationship with Loyola goes back to 1972 when, as a young layman, his father invited him to make a retreat. It was his first, but not his last, encounter with Jesuits. He entered the Society of Jesus three years later in 1975 and was ordained to the priesthood in 1984. In 2011, he became the director of the USA Tertianship located in Portland, Ore.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Murray-Weigel Hall Chapel
3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. (Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.)
Feb. 14, 2020 - Fr. Thomas L. Sheridan, SJ, was called to eternal life on Feb. 13, 2020. He was born on Dec. 17, 1926 in New York, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on July 30, 1944, and was ordained on June 22, 1957. He pronounced his final vows on Aug. 15, 1961 at Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y.
Jan. 8, 2020 - Fr. Jeffrey P. Baerwald, SJ, died Fri., Jan. 3, 2020, at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, Calif. He was born on May 7, 1957, in St. Paul, Minn., entered the Society of Jesus on Aug. 20, 1983 in Syracuse, N.Y., and was ordained June 10, 1989 at Fordham University. He pronounced his final vows at Santa Clara University on Feb. 23, 2008.
Dec. 26, 2019 - Fr. Daniel J. Lusch, SJ, died peacefully on December 20, 2019, around 6:40 PM at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, in Burlington, Mass. He was 86 years old. May he now be welcomed into eternal life.
Dec. 26, 2019 - Fr. Thomas V. O’Connor, SJ, was called to eternal life on Dec. 23, 2019. He was born on May 6, 1932 in Brooklyn, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on September 7, 1950, and was ordained on June 20, 1963. He pronounced his final vows on August 15, 1966.
Nov. 25, 2019 - Fr. Daniel J. Sullivan, SJ, was called to eternal life on Nov. 22, 2019. He was born on April 22, 1928, in Queens, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1950, and was ordained on July 26, 1961, in Innsbruck, Austria. He pronounced his final vows on Feb. 2, 1979 at Fordham University.