Please remember in your prayers Tom McCarver, 80, who died Oct. 20. He was a past chair and former dean of the Department of Education at St. Thomas from 1982-1990 and was later the superintendent of schools for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
He also helped in the establishment of the Murray Institute and was a long-time leader and participant. The Murray Institute was established in 1992 to serve the advanced educational needs of Catholic school teachers and religious educators of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Visitation was 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at O’Halloran and Murphy, 8700 Valley Creek Road in Woodbury. The funeral mass was 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at Guardian Angels Church in Oakdale. In lieu of flowers, all donations should be sent to: St. Peter Claver School, 1060 W. Central Ave., St. Paul.