Trappist Brother Theodore Daly, 84 - Catholic Courier

Trappist Brother Theodore Daly, 84

Brother Theodore Daly of the Abbey of the Genesee Trappist Community in Piffard died March 27, 2013. He was 84.

He was born in Philadelphia and graduated from North East Catholic High School for Boys in 1946. He was a member of the Abbey of Gethsemani in Kentucky before becoming one of the founding fathers of the Abbey of the Genesee in 1951. Brother Theodore was a supervisor in the bakery at the abbey.

He is survived by his brother, Joseph Daly; 13 nieces and nephews; 22 great-nieces and great-nephews; six great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews; and his fellow Trappists at the Abbey of the Genesee.

His funeral Mass was held April 3, 2013, at the abbey with burial in the abbey’s cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Abbey of the Genesee, 3258 River Road, Piffard, NY 14533.


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