He was born on May 2, 1895 in Boston Massachusetts. He entered the Passionist Preparatory Seminary at St. Joseph’s Monastery in Baltimore, Maryland in 1913 at the age of 17. He professed his vows on July 26, 1914. He was ordained on December 18, 1920. After ordination continual suffering limited his priestly ministry. He died on September 22,1946 at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore. Many attended his funeral at St. Joseph’s Monastery Parish in Baltimore. He body was returned to Boston for burial.
May 2, 1895
July 26, 1914
December 18, 1920
September 22, 1946
Gregory of the Sacred Hearts Donahue