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Mrs Catherine Riordon of Holyrood Parish, Barnsley in the Diocese of Hallam died on 5 January, 2021 at the age of 90.  In her youth she taught.  She was a longstanding member of the Union of Catholic Mothers and latterly was house bound for ten years or so.  We offer our condolences to her family and friends.

May she rest in peace.

Muriel Burke

Mrs Muriel Burke, aged 87 years of St Vincent’s Mothers Foundation, Sheffield died on Sunday, 10 January, 2021.  She had two sons and three grand-daughters.

  She was an active member of the Union of Catholic Mothers and had also been a member of the Ladies of Charity, visiting the sick and those in hospital, also the poor and needy, as did St Vincent de Paul.  In the past she taught in St Vincent’s School and was unofficially Welfare Officer in the UCM for the Parish.

  Muriel sadly suffered a stroke in July, 2020 from which she never recovered, and finally died in hospital from Covid.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.  We offer our condolences to her family and friends.

May she rest in peace.

Muriel Burke (right) with friends from the Union of Catholic Mothers