Dr. Kauffman’s career in Catholic education spanned more than half a century. It saw him publish several significant histories, including the Bicentennial History of the Catholic Church in America and American Catholic Identities: A Documentary History. He died Jan. 30 at age 81.
Vincent P. DeSantis, professor emeritus of history at the University of Notre Dame, died on May 30, 2011 at Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria, British Columbia. He was 94 years old. Read the complete obituary at the University of Notre Dame’s Web site.
Christopher Bellitto of Kean University, an ACHA member and the academic editor at large of Paulist Press, sadly reports the July 24th death of Paulist Fr. Lawrence Boadt, longtime Paulist Press editor and publisher.