Deacon Mike Mahoney – May he rest in peace.

Deacon Mike Mahoney, beloved member of our community, passed away last night.

Services will be held at St. Henry Parish next week on Monday and Tuesday.

Reception of the Body – Monday, June 20 at 4:00pm

Vigil / Visitation concludes at 8:00pm

Funeral Mass – Tuesday, June 21 at 10:00am

Deacon Mike and his wife Anne moved to Dayton from New York and joined the parish in 2005. Together they served as our Directors of Faith Formation from 2006 until 2012 when they retired. Though retired, Mike continued to serve the parish as a permanent deacon and assisted with the RCIA program. He had extensive experience in the education field as a teacher and school administrator, and in parish ministry as a DRE and Youth Minister. He was ordained to the diaconate in 1996 for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, NY. His professional education included the fields of biology, teacher education, educational administration, Biblical studies, and was continuing to do graduate work in theology. Mike and Anne have three children and six grandchildren. In addition to enjoying being a grandparent, Mike enjoyed traveling, reading, gardening, and model railroading.