MOST REVEREND JOSEPH P. McFADDEN, Tenth Bishop of the Diocese of Harrisburg, died on May 2, 2013 in Philadelphia.
He is survived by a brother, John McFadden and wife Mary Jo, Immaculate Heart of Mary Sister Jane McFadden, and Ellen McConney and husband Patrick and numerous nephews and nieces.
His body will be received at St. Patrick Cathedral, 212 State St., Harrisburg, Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 7 P.M. He will lie in repose until Tuesday, May 7th at 4 P.M. Solemn Evening Prayer will take place at St. Patrick Cathedral on Monday, May 6th at 7 P.M. The Rite of Transfer of the Body will take place Tuesday, May 7th at 3 P.M. at St. Patrick Cathedral and received at 4 P.M. at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 6150 Allentown Blvd., Harrisburg with Solemn Evening Prayer at 7 P.M. The Solemn Funeral Mass will be at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 6150 Allentown Blvd, Harrisburg, Wednesday, May 8th, 10:30 A.M. with public viewing from 9 to 10 A.M.
Burial will be in the Bishops' Circle at Holy Cross Cemetery, 4075 Derry Street, Harrisburg.
Contributions may be made to Catholic Education, Diocese of Harrisburg, 4800 Union Deposit Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111.
Published in Philadelphia Inquirer & Philadelphia Daily News on May 5, 2013