Prayers Requested for Mary Dineen

In Our Caring Community, by , on March 7th, 2017

Prayers are requested for Mary Dineen and her family. Ms. Dineen passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence, Lewiston, N.Y.

She was one of the first faculty members appointed to Niagara University when the College of Nursing was founded in 1946. Through her tenure at Niagara, in addition to teaching, Mary served as assistant dean and acting dean of the College of Nursing.

Ms. Dineen served as a member of the Board of Trustees of Niagara University from 1989 to 2002. At the completion of her board membership, she received the title of Trustee Emeritus. Ms. Dineen was awarded an honorary degree from Niagara in 1992.

Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, March 8, at 12 p.m. at St. Mary of the Cataract Church, 259 Fourth Street, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Condolence may be issued on the Rhoney Funeral Home website.