Rev. Msgr. Sam A. Sirianni of St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church reacts to Pope Benedict XVI's announcement.
An international announcement hits home in Freehold as a local Roman Catholic Church reacts to Pope Benedict XVI's resignation announcement. Monday morning, Rev. Msgr. Sam A. Sirianni, Pastor of St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, learned of the Pope’s resignation after an early morning phone call from a brother. “One of my brothers, who woke up much earlier than I, called me this morning and told me that the Pope had resigned and told me to turn on CNN,” said Sirianni. “Personally, I was surprised.” According to Sirianni, the announcement of the Pope’s resignation does not directly affect the day-to-day functions of St. Robert Ballarmine. However, the announcement is noteworthy because Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation is the first in …
Bonomo was a communicant of St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church in Freehold Township.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Anthony J. Bonomo, 89, of Freehold died on Monday, April 30 at CentraState Medical Center. Bonomo was born in Brooklyn, to the parents of Alessio and Carmela Bonomo, was raised and had lived there until moving to The Villages in Freehold in 2009. Bonomo was a U.S. Army Veteran during World War II serving in the Pacific Theater. He was 1949 graduate of the City College of New York and was a Certified Public Accountant. Bonomo was the Treasurer for General Papers Goods Company, Brooklyn for over thirty years retiring in 1988. In retirement, he worked as an associate for Collabella & Company, Brooklyn. Bonomo was a long time member of AICPA. He was a former parishioner of St. Frances of de Chantal in Brooklyn and a communicant of St. …