Fr Jerome Singer

December 7, 1936 - November 20, 2014
Our brother and fellow priest, Father Jerome Singer, passed on from this life on November 20, 2014 at the age of 77.
 
Father Singer was born on December 7, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Detroit on June 1, 1963. 
 
Father Singer’s assignments included serving as associate pastor at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish, St. Clair Shores, St. John the Baptist Parish, Monroe, St. Mary Magdalen Parish, Hazel Park, and St. Elizabeth Parish, Detroit.  In addition, Father Singer served as administrator of St. Joseph Parish, Detroit and as pastor of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Detroit.
 
Visitation will take place at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack Avenue, Grosse Pointe Park (313-881-8500) on Monday, November 24 from 1 - 8 p.m with a Scripture Service at 7 p.m.
 
Father Singer will lie in repose on Tuesday, November 25 at Nativity of Our Lord Parish Church, 5900 McClellan, Detroit from 12 p.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 6 p.m.
                       
Father Singer was predeceased by his parents Ambrose and Ruth; siblings Sr. Judith, O.P., John (Kathy), and Judy.  He is survived by his brother James (Marie).  Condolences may be sent to Sr. Jolene VanHandel, Nativity of Our Lord Parish, 5900 McClellan, Detroit, MI 48213.
 
Kindly include in the general intercessions of your weekend liturgies a prayer for the repose of the soul of Father Singer. Keep him in your prayers and include him in the Masses celebrated in accord with our revised Mass Pact.