Monarchs in our Prayers
The following Monarchs have requested our prayers. Please remember these fellow MDHS Family Members in your thoughts and prayers during their time of need.
If you or someone you know is in need of prayers, please contact:
For Current Students and Parents
Arica Rodriguez at email@example.com or call (714) 850-9556
For Alumni, Lifetime Parents, and Grandparents
Kathleen Kelly '94 at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (714) 850-9536
FOR THOSE WHO ARE ILL
John Merino - is recovering from a recent fall, please keep him in your prayers.
James Tobin '73 - was diagnosed in 2005 with a rare tumor cancer. He continues to undergo constant treatment. He is grateful for your prayers. Read More.
Brittany Baydon '05 - was diagnosed with Lymphoma in December 2020. Please keep her in your prayers as she continues to undergo treatment. Read More.
Pamela Neelis Matallana '71 - is currently in the ICU and is in need of your healing your prayers.
Tim Peabody '79 - was diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer. He underwent weeks of transfusions and was finally able to return home in late October. Tim's need for transfusions and prayers continues. Tim has Type O- blood and is in need of both whole blood (donors must be O-) and platelets (donors may be ALL blood types). Donations may be made through the Red Cross, (800) 696-1757, note that you would like to donate directly to Tim, DOB - 2/28/1961.
Amber Smith '16 - is suffering from a chronic pain condition called lipedema. Read more.
Brian Temple '86 - is battling IgA Nephropathy which has caused his kidneys to fail. He is currently awaiting a kidney transplant and requests your prayers. Read More and see how you could help.
Jimmy Nolan '92 and family - Jimmy's wife and three of his four children were involved in an auto accident in September 2020. His youngest daughter did not survive and his wife and 2 children remain hospitalized. In addition, the driver of the other vehicle was also killed in the crash, please keep all involved in your prayers. Read More.
Stephanie Redman Remington '96 - is recovering from a stroke suffered in early August 2020. Read More.
John Ravera '87 - step-father of Owen Bizzaro '23, is recovering at Hoag Hospital from injuries incurred in a motorcycle accident.
Danielle Ferraro - daughter of Marcia Jones Ferraro '62 is battling a recurrence of colon cancer.
Mike Fielder '84 - Mike was a member of the basketball team at the beginning of the Mater Dei basketball Dynasty. He is suffering major complications from Diabetes. Read more.
Carol (Cangi) Warford '62 - is dealing with serious heart issues.
Nick Frank '68 - is battling cancer. He's doing well and appreciates the prayers of his Mater Dei family. Read More.
FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PASSED AWAY
Janet Gifford Kessinger '57 - passed away on October 11, 2021.
Sandra Gierke Aarvig '59 - passed away on September 19, 2021. Obituary
Bob Haupert '71 - passed away on August 23 following his battle with a rare form of Leukemia. He is survived by his wife and high school sweetheart, Melanie (Markel) ’71, son Brian and daughter Shelley, her husband Kellen Green and two granddaughters. He has five siblings with four of them being MD graduates; Bill’61, Mary’63, Susan’65, Barbara and David ’69. Obituary
Dr. John "Jack" Fraser - father of Jim '86 and grandfather of Hilary '11, Scott '12 and Hannah '15 Bowman, passed away on December 27, 2020.