A former Vatican Observatory director and Le Moyne College faculty member, Father Coyne was a brilliant scientist, faithful priest, humble role model
Jesuit Father George Coyne, former director of the Vatican Observatory and current member of the Le Moyne College faculty, passed away Feb. 11 after a battle with cancer. He was 87. In his memory, we are republishing this feature on Father Coyne from our 2012 archives. AMDG.
The Le Moyne College community joins with others across the world in mourning the passing of George V. Coyne, S.J., Ph.D., who died on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse following a courageous battle with cancer. He was 87.