Father Robert McDade dies


Father Robert McDade, M.SS.CC., 73, former chaplain at Our Lady’s Residence, Pleasantville, passed away on Nov. 4.

Born on September 8, 1944, he underwent seminary studies at Mount Saint Alphonsus Seminary in Esopus, N.Y. before being ordained on July 18, 1976 by Bishop James L. Schad.

In addition to his assignment at Our Lady’s Residence, he also served at Our Lady of Sorrows Church and Villa Pieta, both in Linwood; and at Atlantic City’s Covenant House.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday morning, Nov. 9 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church.