Brother Edward Everett, FSC, age 84, died on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at Callista Court in Winona.
A De La Salle Christian Brother for 66 years, he was born in 1929, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Edward and Helen (Dorsey) Everett. He graduated from La Salle Institute and entered the novitiate of the Brothers in Glencoe, Mo., in 1946. He professed his final vows in 1955, in Beaver Island, Mich.
Brother Edward earned a BA degree in 1950 and a MAT degree in 1955 from Saint Mary’s University in Winona, Minn. He later earned an MA and a PhD from Loyola University in Chicago.
During his years as an educator, he taught at Cotter High School in Winona, and at St. Mel High School, De La Salle Institute, and St. Patrick High School, in Chicago, and also at St. Joseph High School in Westchester, Ill. He was a professor and assistant dean of men at Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tenn., and was an adjunct faculty member and admissions counselor at Lewis University in Romeoville, Ill. He also taught in Stevens Point, Wis.; Harper Woods, Mich.; Waterloo, Belgium; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Nairobi, Kenya; and Bethlehem, Palestine. In 1999 he retired from St. Mary’s University in Winona.
Survivors include his brother, Harry Robert, of New Port Richey, Fla.; niece, Darlene Lanham, of Chicago, Ill; and the Christian Brothers of his community.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 25, 2013, at the St. Thomas More Chapel on the campus of Saint Mary’s University in Winona.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of the Mass, on Sunday, August 25, 2013, at St. Thomas More Chapel at Saint Mary’s University.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Winona, Minn.
Memorials may be made to the Christian Brothers Retirement Fund, 7650 S. County Line Road, Burr Ridge, Ill., 60527.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Brother Edward’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com.
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