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A Time in History (September)

A Time in History (September)

by admin — Mar 13, 2018 08:08 AM

Robert J. Cullen was born in 1916 in St. Peter’s Parish, Glasgow. His family moved to Ireland. At the age of six, Bob emigrated to Chicago. He died on September 25, 1994 at St. Columban’s, Silver Creek, New York. Bob began his studies for priesthood at St. Columban’s, Silver Creek, in 1931. He was ordained priest on December 18, 1943. He worked in Los Alamitos, CA. In 1945 he was assigned to the Philippines, working first in Malate Parish before going to Mindanao where he spent more than forty years. He was noted for his building skills. Ill health led to his return to the U.S. in 1992. Bob is buried at Silver Creek, New York.

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A Time in History (August)

A Time in History (August)

by admin — Mar 13, 2018 08:06 AM

The region, with Fr. William Hennessey as Director, was determined to build a house in the Philippines. On August 12, 1957 the first part of the new building in Singalong was ready for occupancy.

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