Father John Siebor, a native of Poland who came to the Diocese of Rockville Centre in 1983, died May 17. He was 79.
Born in Lipnica, Poland, January 8, 1934, Father Siebor was ordained into the Franciscan Conventual Fathers in 1958.
Upon his arrival in the Diocese of Rockville Centre, he served as associate pastor at St. Hedwig, Floral Park, from 1983-1988; St. Hyacinth, Glen Head, from 1988-1996; and St. Ladislaus, Hempstead, from 1996 until his retirement in 2004.
Bishop William Murphy celebrated a funeral Mass at St. Ladislaus, Wednesday morning, May 22. Burial followed at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury.