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Noted Long-Time USD Faculty Sr. Helen Lorch Passes


Dear Campus Community:

We are saddened to learn of the death of Sr. Helen Lorch, RSCJ, who passed away on Sunday, November 28, 2010, at the RSCJ Retirement Residence in Atherton, California. She was 100 years old at the time of her death.

Sr. Lorch was active on the USD campus from 1966 to 2002 when she taught in the Department of History and served in University Ministry and Residence Life.

The University of San Diego will hold a memorial mass for Sr. Lorch on Wednesday, December 22 at 12:15 p.m. in Founders Chapel. Additionally, USD is now accepting donations for the Sr. Lorch Memorial Scholarship Fund.

ContactPamela Gray Payton | | (619) 260-4681
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