Tag Archives: Mt. Olivet Cemetery

Catholic cemetery staffs view work as a ministry

Whether old, new or somewhere in between, Catholic Cemeteries are special places

A day America will never forget

September 11, 2001. A normal Tuesday morning until terrorism and tragedy struck New York City, Arlington, Va., and a field near Shanksville, Penn.

WW II Medal of Honor recipient remembered, honored March 25

Perhaps you know or have heard of a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient.

Prayer services remember the dead with love and hope

The loss of a loved one is always a wrenching experience,

First Responders honored at 9/11 Memorial

Sept. 11. Lowering sun, bagpiper in full kilt, men and women in uniform, flags waving, men in dark suits,

A special last resting place for veterans, first responders

What is a legacy?

New team and general manager for Catholic cemeteries

The diocesan Catholic cemeteries, Mt. Olivet, Mount St. Mary’s, Resurrection and Mt. Olivet in St. Joseph, are coming under new management.

Ceremonies at Legacy Gardens retire worn-out flags

The Legacy Garden at Mt. Olivet and at Resurrection cemeteries will offer United States armed forces veterans, police, fire and first responders final memorial resting sites dedicated in their honor.

The Way of the Cross

Have you ever wondered how Jesus’ friends and followers felt as they walked with him through the streets of Jerusalem to the hill called Golgotha?

Legacy Garden honors those who served country, community

Flags snapped in the warm autumn breeze as the honor guard presented arms and the colors.

May 26, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph