Obituaries

Sister Ellen (Rose Evelyn) Morseth, BVM

Sister Ellen (Rose Evelyn) Morseth, BVM died Monday, Sept. 21, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospice, North Kansas City, Mo. She was 78. Sharing of Memories via Zoom will be from 9:30-10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, followed by a virtual visitation from 10:25-10:40 a.m. and the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:45 a.m. […]

Sister Mary Anne Hain

Sister Mary Anne Hain, a religious of The Society of Our Mother of Peace, died Sept. 18, 2019, in High Ridge, Mo.

Sister Carmela’s heavenly talents leave lasting legacy

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Mary Carmela Rall, OSB died Jan. 30, 2020.

Encountering the Scourged Christ

Many years ago, for reasons I won’t bother you with, I was afforded the opportunity to perform twenty hours of community service at the charity of my choice.

St. Joseph native educated future missionaries

Divine Word Father Andrew Biller, 87, a missionary in the Philippines for four decades, died Nov. 2, at Techny, Ill.

Father Phil Luebbert dies of cancer

Father Philip Henry Luebbert, known to friends and family as Fr. Phil or simply Phil, died just after midnight Oct. 17, at his home at the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Center in Kansas City,

Benedictine Sister Lenora Black

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Lenora Black, OSB died on Oct. 9, 2019.

Sr. Elaine Margaret Besand, CSJ

Sr. Elaine Margaret Besand, CSJ was born Mildred Marie Besand June 27, 1941 in Festus, Missouri, the firstborn of Valle Francis & Thelma Bohnert Besand.

Sister Mary Charlene Ross

Sister Mary Charlene Ross was born in Kansas City, Mo., on March 25, 1930, to John and Ruth (Parrish) Ross.

Sister Mary Wilhelmina

“She was the treasure of our community and bedrock of charity,”

Sunday
November 29, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph