A June 23 memorial service was held at Our Lady of the Americas Church to celebrate the lives of 87 homeless individuals who have passed away in Rochester in recent years. During the service, the individuals’ names were read aloud, and attendees had the opportunity to share memories of those who have been lost.
Margaret Murphy plays the violin during the memorial service.
Kelly Finnigan watches the choir sing during the memorial service.
Father Robert Werth welcomes those attending the service.
Tom Multhaner of St. Joseph’s House of Hospitality listens during the memorial service.
Thomas Skellen proclaims a reading during the service.
Orezont Ragans shares some remarks about those who have passed on.
Sister of Mercy Grace Miller of the House of Mercy shares some words honoring the homeless who have passed away.
At Our Lady of the Americas Church June 23, Father Robert Werth (right) holds a microphone so Charlie Lemon can share some remarks during a memorial service for homeless individuals who have passed away.
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