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September 1, 2011 - Memorial Mass For 1stlt. Timothy Steele Of Duxbury

Media Advisory

Memorial Mass for 1stLt. Timothy Steele of Duxbury

On Sunday, September 4, 2011, a Memorial Mass will be held for 1stLt. Timothy Steele of Duxbury, who died in Kandahar, Afghanistan on August 23, 2011.

The Mass will be held at 3pm at Holy Family Church, 601 Tremont Street, Duxbury, MA.

The parish has communicated that in keeping with the wishes of the family, one pool photographer will be allowed inside the Church for the Mass. 

Gary Higgins from the Patriot Ledger will serve as the pool photographer. 

No other photographers and no TV cameras will be allowed in the Church during the service.

Reporters will be allowed to observe from the back of the Church; please no walking the aisles during the Mass.

If TV or other media plans to set up outside the Church, please email Terry Donilon at tdonilon@rcab.org in advance.  The parish does have space available near the Church.

We appreciate your respecting the wishes of the family during this difficult time.