St. Raymond's http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Francis R. Slay remembered as the "fiber" of his community http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/francis-r-slay-remembered-fiber-his-community <p>For 35 years, <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/obituaries/article_ce23d784-84ca-535a-b639-52378bcac79f.html">Francis R. Slay</a> held court every Wednesday at the banquet hall at St. Raymond&#39;s Maronite Cathedral, just south of downtown.</p><p>On Monday, hundreds gathered in the Cathedral&#39;s pews to pay honor to a man the Cathedral&#39;s bishop,<a href="http://www.eparchy.org/ourladyoflebanon/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=136&amp;Itemid=171"> Robert Shaheen</a>, called the &quot;fabric&quot; of St. Raymond&#39;s.</p> Mon, 21 Mar 2011 20:14:26 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 772 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Francis R. Slay remembered as the "fiber" of his community