You Are Here : Parish Ministries  >>  Spiritual Life  >>  Bereavement Ministry Saturday, January 25, 2020


Contact us: Minimize

St. Luke


708-771-8250 (ph)

708-771-8809 (fax)

528 Lathrop Ave

River Forest, IL 60305-1835


The Bereavement Ministry is called upon when there is a death in the parish community. The family of the deceased is contacted immediately and a meeting is arranged, so the Bereavement Minister can extend the condolences of the parish and help the family plan a funeral liturgy that will be a source of comfort and strength.


Each year around All Souls' Day a special liturgy also is held to remember all those from the St. Luke community who died in the previous year. The families of the deceased are invited to participate in this special Mass. Bereavement Ministers are present and give any assistance needed.


We grieve with all the bereaved in their loss. Each life is precious; each death a sorrow. The Bereavement Ministry exists to express that grief in a personal way and to offer practical help.


For more information, contact Dee Galbraith at 708-771-6411.

Copyright 2018 St. Luke Parish
Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement