Rev. Alphonse Mascherino

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: parish priest who left the Roman Catholic Church to become the founder of the nondenominational Flight 93 Memorial Chapel to honor the 40 passengers and crew killed when the hijacked United Airlines flight crashed during the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 4, 1943

 

Died: February 16, 2013

 

Location: Somerset, Pennsylvania