Death Notices

Fr. Robert McGrath Death Notice »
Died Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

Visitation will take place at St. Alexander Parish Church, 27835 Shiawassee, Farmington Hills on Sunday, April 13 from 3-8 p.m. with a Scripture Service at 7 p.m.

Father McGrath will lie in repose on Monday, April 14, at St. Alexander Parish Church, from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Fr Joseph Boel SJ Death Notice »
Died Saturday, Apr. 5, 2014
We have received notification that our brother and fellow priest, Father Joseph Boel, S.J. entered eternal life on April 5, 2014 at the age of 86.
 
A Jesuit for over 67 years, Father Boel served in Ranchi, India; Nairobi, Kenya; Lexington, Kentucky; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois, and Clarkston.
Fr Richard Anthony Ranalletti CSB Death Notice »
Died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 25 at Detroit Catholic Central High School, 27225 Wixom Road, Novi beginning at 4 p.m. followed by a prayer service at 7 p.m.

Father Ranalletti will lay in repose on Wednesday, February 26 from 6:30 p.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 7:30 p.m. at St. James Parish Church, 46325 W. Ten Mile Road, Novi, MI.  Interment will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Death Notice for Monsignor William Easton »
Died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013

Visitation will take place at the National Shrine of the Little Flower, 2100 West 12 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, on Thursday, January 2 from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. with a scripture service at 7 p.m.

Monsignor Easton will lie in repose on Friday, January 3 at The National Shrine of the Little Flower Parish Church, from 8:30 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Fr Joseph Ryder Death Notice »
Died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013

Visitation will take place at Prince of Peace Parish Church, 4300 Walnut Lake Road, West Bloomfield on Tuesday, November 5 from 3-8 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m.

Visitation will continue at St. Owen Parish Church, 6869 Franklin Road, Bloomfield Hills on Wednesday, November 6 from 3-8 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m.

Father Ryder will lie in repose on Thursday, November 7 at St. Owen Parish Church, from 9 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Southfield.

Fr David Brock Death Notice »
Died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013

Visitation will take place at St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish Church, 16101 Rotunda Drive, Dearborn on Sunday, October 27 from 5-8 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m.

Visitation will continue at St. Anne Parish Church, 2420 N. Dixie Highway, Monroe on Monday, October 28 from 2-8 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m.

Father Brock will lie in repose on Tuesday, October 29 at St. Anne Parish Church, from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Fr Herbert Raterman SJ Death Notice »
Died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013

A Memorial Mass will take place at the Colombiere Center, 9075 Big Lake Road, Clarkston on Tuesday, October 15 at 10:45 a.m.  Burial will take place at Colombiere Center Cemetery, Clarkston.

Condolences may be sent to the Society of Jesus, 2050 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614.

Fr Jeffrey Anifer Death Notice »
Died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

Visitation will take place at St. Mary Magdalen Parish Church, 19624 Wood, Melvindale, on Thursday, October 3 from 1-9 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m.

Father Anifer will lie in repose on Friday, October 4 at St. Mary Magdalen Parish Church, from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Fr Tod Laverty OFM Death Notice »
Died Saturday, Sep. 21, 2013

Father Laverty will be waked at St. Aloysius Parish Church, 1234 Washington Boulevard, Detroit on Sunday, September 29.  Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m.

Father Laverty will lie in repose on Monday, September 30 at St. Patrick Parish Church, 58 Parsons, Detroit from 9:00 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Southfield.

Fr Alexander Kuras Death Notice »
Died Monday, Jul. 1, 2013

Visitation will take place at Divine Savior Parish Church, 39375 Joy Road, Westland on Sunday, July 7 from 2-8 p.m. with a Vigil at 6 p.m.

Father Kuras will lie in repose on Monday, July 8 at Divine Savior Parish Church, from 10:30 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Interment at Our Lady of Hope Cemetery, 18303 Allen Road, Brownstown.