Statement by Archbishop William E. Lori on the deaths of Gideon Joseph Kennedy McKean and Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Most Rev. William E. Lori, archbishop of Baltimore and chairman of the Board of Governors for the Maryland Catholic Conference, offered condolences to the family of former Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend on the death of her daughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, and grandson, Gideon Joseph Kennedy McKean.

“Our hearts and prayers are with the Townsend and McKean families at this time of tragedy and sorrow. In this holiest of weeks, we turn to our Lord to bring comfort to the family of Maeve and Gideon McKean, and to grant unto them eternal peace.”