For Immediate Release

Families Meeting Pope Francis at 9/11 Memorial Museum & Immigrants’ Stories from Catholic Charities

The following list includes some of the 9/11 families who are meeting Pope Francis near the south pool of the 9/11 Memorial:

Virginia "Ginny" and Stephen Bauer
Wife and son of David Bauer, 105th floor of the North Tower

Paula, Reed and Nile Berry
Wife and sons of David Berry, 89th floor of the South Tower

Monica Iken-Murphy and Madison and Megan Murphy
Wife of Michael Patrick Iken, 84th floor of the South Tower, and her two young daughters

Tom Johnson
Father of Scott Johnson, 89th floor of the South Tower.

Anthoula Katsimatides
Sister of John Katsimatides, 104th floor of the North Tower

Tom and Eileen "Punky" Rogér
Parents of Jean Rogér, flight attendant on American Flight 11, which crashed into the North Tower

For the program, please go here:


For today’s afternoon program with Catholic Charities, please go to for immigrants’ stories.