Father Demetrius R. Dumm, O.S.B.

Father Demetrius R. Dumm, O.S.B., a Benedictine priest of Saint Vincent Archabbey, died Sunday, November 17, 2013. Born on a farm between Carrolltown and Ebensburg, Pennsylvania, on October 1, 1923, Father Demetrius R. Dumm, O.S.B. grew up with eight siblings, the son of the late Gordon and the late Esther (Kirsch) Dumm. His brother, the […]

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Father Robert J. Roche, O.S.B.

Father Robert J. Roche, O.S.B., a monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey, died Thursday, December 20, 2012, at the Archabbey. He was 93. Until he returned to the Archabbey in 2009, Father Robert spent the past two decades serving parishes in the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown, including Saint George Parish, Patton (1989-1996) and Queen of Peace Parish, […]

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