The following directives will guide you in making decisions regarding liturgical selections and other practical matter so that the funeral liturgy and subsequent disposition of remains will truly be appropriate and respectful. The selections for readings are numerous; please do not feel compelled to review all the different possible selections. If you would like the priest or deacon to choose some of the more common readings, please let him know.
If you are planning a funeral for a loved one who has recently died, please contact the parish office as soon as possible to begin making arrangements. If there is any other assistance you need, please feel free to contact me by phone, or email me. Please be assured of my prayers for you and your family during this difficult time of loss.
Sincerely in Christ,
Rev. John Matejek