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Marvin Thom

We lit a candle for Marvin Thom, former work partner of our own Amanda Kuchta in her job with the Essex County Sheriff’s department. Marvin died by his own hand this week. Please pray for Marvin and his family, and for Amanda, in this difficult time.

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Aleona Russu

We lit a candle for our own Aleona Russu. A mother and her 9-year-old daughter were brutally murdered on Wednesday. The 9-year-old girl was a student at the school where Aleona teaches. Please keep Aleona, the girl’s family, and the township of Roselle in your prayers in this tender time.

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Camielle K. Pirrello

Erin lights this candle of sorrow for Camielle K. Pirrello. Erin shares, “Your passing on Friday, 3/25/23 was unexpected. May you be filled with inner peace and rest in comfort. You are so loved by your family; especially Emily. Her grief is all consuming; you were her Nonna & best friend; she’s so lost without...

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Lorraine Mahoney

Nick Lewis and Judie Rinearson lit a candle of sorrow and peace for Nick’s Aunt Lorraine Mahoney, who died on Tuesday after a brief struggle with illness. She is among the last of a generation and will be sorely missed. Hold Uncle Patrick especially in your hearts – he is in shock after losing his...

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Clara Rowland Ontiveros

Kate Walton and Zack Ontiveros lit a candle for their baby daughter, Clara Rowland Ontiveros. Kate was 34 weeks pregnant with her when she lost Clara on March 3.

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the family of Glenn Burke

Kim McLennon lights a candle of sorrow for the family of Glenn Burke. Kim’s brother in law Glenn passed away suddenly on Sunday Feb. 26. Glenn and Kim’s sister Karen had just celebrated their 21st wedding anniversary. The family needs the power of collective prayer at this time of sorrow.