* Bishop's Homily at the Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Josephine Cistone, in Philadelphia, December 18, 2012.
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2012
WHERE: St. Stephen Catholic Church, 2711 Mackinaw St., Saginaw
SAGINAW—Mrs. Josephine Rose Cistone, mother of the Most Rev. Joseph R. Cistone, Bishop of Saginaw, died on December 13, 2012 in Saginaw, Mich.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 15, at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 2711 Mackinaw Street in Saginaw. Bishop Cistone will preside, and all are welcome to attend.
The Funeral Mass for Mrs. Cistone will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 18, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, 611 Knowles Avenue, Southampton, Pa. Viewing will take place at the parish on Monday, December 17, 7 p.m. — 9:00 p.m., and Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to The Daniel A. and Josephine R. Cistone, Sr. Advised Fund for the Diocese of Saginaw, a charitable giving account.
Condolences to Bishop Cistone and his family may be sent to the Diocese of Saginaw, 5800 Weiss Street, Saginaw, Mich., 48603.