2013 IN REVIEW: Joseph McFadden, Bishop of Harrisburg, DiesBishop Joseph McFadden, a West Philadelphia native who had been serving as the shepherd of the Harrisburg diocese since August 2010, died after being rushed to a local hospital.
Local Bishop Died Of Heart AttackDiocese of Harrisburg officials say Bishop Joseph McFadden died of a heart attack last week after suddenly falling ill while attending a meeting in Pa.
Funeral Rites Set For West Phila. Native, Harrisburg Bishop Joseph McFaddenBishop Joseph McFadden, a West Philadelphia native who was a champion of Catholic education while serving in the Philadelphia Archdiocese, died Thursday at the age of 65.
Joseph McFadden, Bishop of Harrisburg, Dead Suddenly in Philadelphia at 65McFadden served as president of Cardinal O'Hara High School, and was extensively involved in the archdiocese Office of Catholic Education.