100th Anniversary

The celebration of Our Lady of Lourdes School's 100th anniversary will begin with an opening Mass on April 27th, 2008 at noon at OLL Church. Following Mass, there will be a tour of the old and new schools and a catered lunch. The year long celebration will end with Mass on Saturday November 29th, 2008 at 4:00 p.m., followed by a dinner dance at Drexelbrook.

Join our mailing list to receive your invitation to the 100th anniversay celebrations.

Email the following:
Graduation yr, Name, Mailing address, City, State, Zip, Phone #, and Email address to CMA01@verizon.net [Carolyn Marconi Andersen, 62]
Be sure to place OLL in the Subject line.

Friday, March 21, 2008

Bud McHugh Obituary

Charles J. "Bud" McHugh, 89, of East Lansdowne formerly of Overbrook, a founder of Millwright and Machinery Erectors Local 1906, died Sunday of heart failure at Lankenau Hospital.

Mr. McHugh, who served in the Army on Okinawa during World War II, decided to form the union after the war to help folks earn a living wage said his daughter Joanne Knipmeyer.

"A lot of the guys who came back were Depression kids who didn't have a chance to go to college," she said. In other words, people such as Charles McHugh.

Mr. McHugh, who grew up in West Philadelphia, graduated from West Catholic High School in 1938 and went to work at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard.

He was a skilled carpenter who later learned the millwright's trade. Millwrights build, install and maintain heavy machinery.

Mr. McHugh joined the Navy during the war but was ordered back to the Navy Yard after a year of overseas duty because his work was viewed as essential, his daughter said.

After the war, Mr. McHugh worked for eight years to help organize the union, and became a charter member when the union opened for business in 1954.

The Philadelphia union, a local of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, has about 600 members, according to business agent Rich Kelly.

After the union was organized, Mr. McHugh became a union employee and was constantly on call for jobs at plants such as Scott Paper Co., Oscar Mayer & Co., and Tasty Baking Co., which manufactured a product for which he had a well-documented fondness.

"He was well respected for his knowledge in the field, and also in the union hall," said Joe Foley, a retired Local 1906 member.

He also noted that Mr. McHugh was very much a full-time family man. He and his wife of 46 years, Marge, who died in 1991, had 10 children.

He coached his sons in Little League, and he helped build the Greenhill Community Center at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Overbrook, where his daughter played volleyball.

Mr. McHugh was a volunteer for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia's Operation Santa Claus almost from its inception in 1968.

In his later years, one of his favorite pastimes was driving, his daughter said. The last time he had his car inspected, the mechanic suggested he might not need an emissions check because, at his age, he probably had not driven 5,000 miles in the previous year. Then the mechanic checked the odometer.

"Bud," he said, "you put 21,000 miles on this car."

In addition to his daughter, Mr. McHugh is survived by daughters Carol Doering, Veronica, Margaret Mary "Maggie" Wilkins, and Helene Calabro; sons Charles III, Hugh and Joseph; two sisters; 19 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Two of his children, Theresa and Mary, are deceased.

A viewing will begin at 6 p.m. Monday at O'Leary Funeral Home, 640 E. Springfield Rd., Springfield, Delaware County. A Funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Lourdes, 63d Street and Woodbine Avenue. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, West Conshohocken.


Anonymous said...

Bravo, you were visited with simply magnificent idea

Anonymous said...

Your blog keeps getting better and better! Your older articles are not as good as newer ones you have a lot more creativity and originality now keep it up!

Anonymous said...

Amiable fill someone in on and this enter helped me alot in my college assignement. Thank you as your information.

Anonymous said...

Easily I assent to but I about the brief should prepare more info then it has.

Anonymous said...

Nice brief and this enter helped me alot in my college assignement. Gratefulness you on your information.

Anonymous said...

It isn't hard at all to start making money online in the undercover world of [URL=http://www.www.blackhatmoneymaker.com]blackhat cpa[/URL], You are far from alone if you haven’t heard of it before. Blackhat marketing uses alternative or not-so-known ways to build an income online.

Anonymous said...

, kathleen robertson nude, fmbyy, gemma arterton naked, 60864, abi titmuss sex tape, =-PPP, kyra sedgwick nude, 457549,

Anonymous said...

Helo ! Forex - Работа на дому на компьютере чашка кофе получают удовлетворение от работы стала независимой, просто зарегистрируйтесь forex [url=http://foxfox.ifxworld.com/]forex[/url]

Anonymous said...

I'm curious to find out what blog system you have been utilizing? I'm having
some mіnor ѕecurіty problеms with my lateѕt site anԁ I'd like to find something more risk-free. Do you have any suggestions?

my page ... best long term loans
My site: same day long term loans

Anonymous said...

geotorelxzp credit consolidation
credit card debt help

Anonymous said...

Good post. I learn something new and challenging
on blogs I stumbleupon every day. It's always interesting to read through content from other writers and use a little something from their websites.

my site: quotes about powerade

Anonymous said...

If you are going for best contents like I do, only go to see this site every day for the reason
that it presents feature contents, thanks

Also visit my blog post ... lean cuisine coupons march 2013

Anonymous said...

Thank you for some other fantastic post. The place else may anyone get that type of
information in such an ideal means of writing? I've a presentation subsequent week, and I'm on the search for such info.

my site: alberta moose hunts

Anonymous said...

I am sure this post has touched all the internet people, its really really nice paragraph
on building up new website.

my weblog olay coupons target

Anonymous said...

I do accept as true with all the ideas you've offered on your post. They are really convincing and will definitely work. Still, the posts are very short for beginners. May you please prolong them a little from next time? Thanks for the post.

Feel free to surf to my web blog - yves bertolli

Anonymous said...

Can you tell us more about this? I'd care to find out some additional information.

Also visit my web page: irish jello shots

Anonymous said...

WOW just what I was searching for. Came here by searching for persepolis

My website; coupons for suave dry shampoo

Anonymous said...

Your means of explaining the whole thing in this piece of writing
is really nice, every one can effortlessly understand it,
Thanks a lot.

my webpage charmin coupons printable december 2012

Anonymous said...

Thanks very interesting blog!

Here is my web page ... ragu coupons printable 2013

Anonymous said...

It's actually a great and useful piece of info. I'm
glad that you shared this helpful information
with us. Please stay us up to date like this. Thanks for sharing.

Have a look at my website: xkcd explain snapple

Anonymous said...

hello!,I really like your writing so so much! share we
keep in touch extra about your article on AOL?
I require a specialist on this space to solve my problem.
Maybe that is you! Looking ahead to look you.

Stop by my page ... Silk Milk Coupons October 2011

Anonymous said...

I could not resist commenting. Very well written!

My blog ... gatorade thirst coupons

Anonymous said...

We are a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community.

Your website provided us with valuable information to work on.
You've done a formidable job and our entire community will be grateful to you.

my page: about digiorno pizza

Anonymous said...

This is very interesting, You are a very professional blogger.
I've joined your rss feed and look forward to in quest of more of your excellent post. Additionally, I've shared your web site in my social networks

Here is my web page: dove apparel coupons

Anonymous said...

Incredible! This blog looks just like my old one!
It's on a totally different subject but it has pretty much the same page layout and design. Great choice of colors!

my web-site; how to contact dial soap

Anonymous said...

Hi there! This post couldn't be written any better! Reading this post reminds me of my previous room mate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this write-up to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

Feel free to surf to my site - nabisco printable coupons june 2012

Anonymous said...

I usually do not create many responses, however I browsed a
few of the remarks on this page "Bud McHugh Obituary".

I do have 2 questions for you if you tend not to
mind. Could it be just me or does it look as if like some of these comments look like they are coming from brain dead visitors?
:-P And, if you are posting at additional social sites,
I would like to keep up with you. Could you list of
all of all your public pages like your linkedin profile, Facebook
page or twitter feed?

Review my web-site ... does loreal youth Code work

Anonymous said...

Fantastic web site. Plenty of helpful information here.
I'm sending it to a few buddies ans additionally sharing in delicious. And naturally, thank you for your effort!

Also visit my homepage - green tea crystal light

Anonymous said...

Every weekend i used to pay a visit this web page, as i want enjoyment, for the reason
that this this site conations actually good funny information too.

Here is my page: lipton decaffeinated tea coupons

Anonymous said...

Hey would you mind letting me know which hosting company you're using? I've loaded your blog in 3 completely
different web browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot faster then most.
Can you recommend a good internet hosting provider at a
honest price? Cheers, I appreciate it!

Here is my blog - printable angel soft coupons 2013

Anonymous said...

What's up, just wanted to mention, I loved this post. It was inspiring. Keep on posting!

my blog Target Clean And Clear Coupons

Anonymous said...

Hello to every one, for the reason that I am truly
keen of reading this web site's post to be updated on a regular basis. It includes fastidious material.

Look into my blog post ... xstream car wash lubbock quaker

Anonymous said...

Hello, this weekend is pleasant in favor of me, as this time i
am reading this wonderful educational paragraph here at my home.

Feel free to surf to my weblog ... www.dawn-dish.com coupons

Anonymous said...

My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was totally right.
This post actually made my day. You cann't imagine just how much time I had spent for this information! Thanks!

Here is my website :: how many calories in a glass of simply orange juice

Anonymous said...

I'd like to find out more? I'd love to find out more details.

my blog post ... purina beggin strips coupons

Anonymous said...

I absolutely love your blog and find nearly all of your post's to be just what I'm looking for.

Do you offer guest writers to write content in your case?
I wouldn't mind producing a post or elaborating on most of the subjects you write about here. Again, awesome weblog!

my webpage ... lisa maxwell house stroud

Anonymous said...

I have been surfing online more than three hours
nowadays, but I never discovered any fascinating article like yours.
It's lovely price enough for me. In my view, if all web owners and bloggers made excellent content material as you probably did, the net will be much more helpful than ever before.

Here is my website :: Walgreens Kleenex Deal

Anonymous said...

Terrific post however , I was wanting to know if
you could write a litte more on this subject? I'd be very grateful if you could elaborate a little bit further. Many thanks!

Feel free to surf to my web page ... %anchor_text%

Anonymous said...

Wow, that's what I was looking for, what a information! present here at this weblog, thanks admin of this web page.

Also visit my page tag heuer formula

Anonymous said...

I was more than happy to uncover this website. I need to to
thank you for your time due to this wonderful read!! I definitely loved every part of it and i also have you book-marked to look at new things in your website.

Review my web blog :: ronzoni lasagna coupons

Anonymous said...

Hi there, i read your blog occasionally and i own a similar
one and i was just curious if you get a lot of spam responses?
If so how do you protect against it, any plugin or anything you can suggest?
I get so much lately it's driving me insane so any help is very much appreciated.

Feel free to visit my homepage: ebay kleenex coupons

Anonymous said...

This is the perfect site for everyone who would like to find out about this topic.
You understand so much its almost tough to argue with you (not that I
personally would want to…HaHa). You certainly put a brand
new spin on a subject which has been written about for a long time.
Great stuff, just wonderful!

My page - quaker oats medleys coupons

Anonymous said...

What's up, this weekend is good for me, for the reason that this time i am reading this enormous informative article here at my home.

Here is my site ... bertolli frozen food coupons

Anonymous said...

Thank you, I have just been looking for information approximately this topic for a while and yours is the greatest I
have came upon so far. But, what about the bottom line?
Are you certain concerning the source?

Feel free to visit my weblog dial soap refill coupons

Anonymous said...

Believe it or not it is possible to conserve a bunch of cash each week by using clean and
clear. A great deal of people don't comprehend the possible clean and clear offers them to conserve cash once they go shopping. For those who have in no way utilised clean and clear just before but need to alter that then perhaps this article can assist.

Feel free to visit my page :: clean and clear facial coupons

Anonymous said...

Just desire to say your article is as amazing. The clearness in your post is
just spectacular and i could assume you're an expert on this subject. Well with your permission let me to grab your feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please keep up the enjoyable work.

My site: angel soft Online coupons