The local religious community suddenly lost a leaders and trusted shoulder to lean on Monday. Rev. Monsignor Francis Midura of in Hauppauge died on Monday night.
As news began to reach the church's followers, many followers took to social media including Facebook and Twitter to spread the news of Father Midura's passing and memories of him.
This is a snapshot of the thoughts, posts that many of his followers have shared on social media networks.
Tell us, how will you remember Father Midura? How has he touched your life?