A prayer chain is a way of sharing prayer requests with other people. They are a means of asking others to remember us, or the people who we care about, in their prayers. Please add these requests to your prayers:
-- Sharon Lewis '82 wrote: May Our Lord give the La Salle students the strength to get through this shocking event on Monday, April 29, 2013. My heart goes out to them and all young ladies and men who are in need of prayers today and days to follow.
-- Jane Wissel Schnutt '78 requests prayers for the family of Ellen Wissel Sloan '81. Ellen recently passed away on April 21, 2013.
-- Cathy Wilzbach '68 requests prayers for Kay Flottman Falcone '63 who is having two eye surgeries on 12/13/2012.
-- Cathy Wilzbach '68 asks for prayers for Anne Wehby Donoghue '68.
-- Amber Curry Windsor '01 asks for prayers for her family who is dealing with the loss of her son Landon on October 21, 2012, just two weeks shy of his 7th birthday. It has been a very difficult time for Amber and her family.
-- Annamarie Mosier '11 requests prayers for her family, especially her mom, dad and brother.
-- Dianne Bross Beck '74 requests prayers for her sister-in-law Mary Bross who has undergone heart surgery. Please pray for a speedy and complete recovery.
-- Susan Glaser '83 requests continued prayers for the total healing of her 5 year old son Caleb who was injured in a playground accident. Susan also notes the outpouring of support and prayers from fellow Mercy graduates and teachers. "God was with us throughout and we felt His loving arms wrapped around our family." Caleb fractured his C2 vertebra but there is no spinal cord damage, paralysis or respiratory concerns.
-- Vicki Wetterich Smith '72 requests prayers for her life partner of 30+ years, Greg, who was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
-- Traci Cogdill writes, "Please know that your prayers have been working! We were told by the doctor that they can no longer see cysts on one of the baby's kidneys. Our baby went from a 10% survival rate to 50%! Please please please continue to pray that our baby's kidney stays clear and that he will be born with strong and healthy lungs!"
-- Please pray for Lois Hofmann Taylor '59 who is suffering from complications due to cancer treatment.
-- Karen Swearingen '77 requests prayers for Adam and Rosemary Kleinholz. Rosemary died 10 years ago and Adam passed away in May 2010. Please keep them both in your prayers as their relative Hannah Swearingen is a current freshman at Mercy.
-- Rosemary Wilson Kinne '51 requests prayers for parents and husband who are deceased.
-- Nicole Haft-Maddock '98 requests prayers for the daughter of Mary Lynn Lockwood Copeland '72. Mary Lynn's daughter, Julie was only 31 when she passed away from cancer in early July. Please pray for her, her mother and the rest of their family. Julie was the niece of Patricia Lockwood Maddock '74 and Kathy Lockwood Ahlers '67 and Nicole's cousin.