Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
June 22, 2017
Davenport, IA - 2:00 p.m., Mass of Ordination and Installation of Bishop Thomas R. Zinkula, Bishop of Davenport, at St. John Vianney Church
June 23, 2017
St. Charles - 11:00 a.m., Mass and Keynote Address for the 2017 North Central Regional Meeting for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul at Pheasant Run Resort
June 24, 2017
Rockford - 10:00 a.m., Confirmation at St. Mary Oratory
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June 24, 2017
Newark - 1:00 p.m., Visit with Campers at Camp WOW Catholic Summer Camp at Dickson Valley Camp
June 25, 2017
Rockford - 7:30 a.m., Mass at the Cathedral
June 29, 2017
Geneva - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation of Fr. Jonathan Bakkelund as Pastor at St. Peter Church
June 30 - July 2, 2017
Orlando, FL - Convocation of Catholic Leaders
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In Memoriam: Reverend Edward R. Hughes

Date: June 3, 2017

The Chancery received word Saturday morning, June 3, 2017, that Reverend Edward R. Hughes, died at Heritage House, Mendota, Illinois. Father was born on January 19, 1934, in Chicago, Illinois, to Edward J. and Irene (Rowland) Hughes.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sublette, IL at 11:00AM. Visitation will be from 4PM-7:00PM Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the church with rosary at 7:00PM and visitation from 10:00AM-10:45AM at the church prior to the Mass. Interment will be at the parish cemetery. Arrangements are being made by Mihm-Jones Funeral Home, 303 E. Main Street, Amboy, IL.

Father was ordained to the priesthood on May 31, 1958 by Most Reverend Loras Lane. He attended Archbishop Quigley Preparatory Seminary, Chicago before entering St. Mary Seminary in Baltimore, Maryland. Father’s first assignment was as Parochial Vicar at St. Joseph Parish, Harvard. His other assignments were Parochial Vicar at St. Joseph Parish, Freeport; Parochial Vicar at Holy Angels Parish, Aurora; Parochial Vicar at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Crystal Lake; Parochial Vicar, St. Anne Parish, Dixon; Pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish, Fulton and St. Patrick Parish, Albany; Pastor of St. Rita Parish, Rockford; Pastor of St. Mary Parish, West Brooklyn and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Sublette. Father retired from active ministry July 1, 2009.

Father is predeceased by his parents. Father had many special friends of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Sublette and St. Mary Parish, West Brooklyn and his brother priests.