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Rev John W Peel

Rev John W Peel

Birth
Medina, Orleans County, New York, USA
Death 28 Dec 1948 (aged 66)
Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
Burial Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA
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Memorial ID 59000447 · View Source
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Rev. John W. Peel was ordained a priest of the Diocese of Buffalo by Bishop Colton on June 5, 1909. He was Assistant Pastor of St. Mary Church in Niagara Falls, St Patrick Church in Fillmore, and Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Buffalo. He became Superintendent of Catholic Schools in 1923, and pastor of St. Stephen Church in 1929. He resigned as Superintendent of Schools in 1939.
In 1948, he and his assistant, Fr. Martin Fell, died in a tragic fire in the rectory of St. Stephen Church. He was 66 years old.


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  • Created by: Charles Zadora
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59000447
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John W Peel (6 Nov 1882–28 Dec 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59000447, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Charles Zadora (contributor 47169421) .