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With Find A Grave, volunteer honors memory of the dead

With Find A Grave, volunteer honors memory of the dead

| Cynthia Hill | May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Five years ago, Huber, 75, joined Find A Grave as part of his growing interest in his family’s genealogy. “I found that creating memorial pages on Find A Grave was a wonderful way to build a family history that can be shared online within our family,” Huber said.

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Memorial Day Masses planned at cemeteries May 29

Memorial Day Masses planned at cemeteries May 29

| May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

10 a.m. rain or shine at the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ Catholic cemeteries

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Chaplain’s duty is to bury the dead, but he also ministers to the living

Chaplain’s duty is to bury the dead, but he also ministers to the living

On a chilly February afternoon in Arlington National Cemetery, Father Joseph Brankatelli walked alone before a horse-drawn caisson bearing the remains of World War II veteran Robert Andre.

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Memorial Day Masses planned at cemeteries in the archdiocese

Memorial Day Masses planned at cemeteries in the archdiocese

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Remember those who served

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A place for Gary

A place for Gary

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Volunteers celebrate life of homeless man they call friend, prepare proper burial for the Vietnam War veteran

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St. Vincent de Paul to expand parish cemetery

St. Vincent de Paul to expand parish cemetery

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Vincent de Paul in Brooklyn Park will celebrate the dedication of an addition to the parish cemetery with a 9 a.m. Mass on Memorial Day, May 26.

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Planning a Catholic funeral?

Planning a Catholic funeral?

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Choice of sacred hymns and readings should provide comfort, Christian hope to loved ones left behind

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What are the origins of Memorial Day?

What are the origins of Memorial Day?

| Jerry Costello, For The Christophers | May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you having a parade in your town this Memorial Day? If the answer is yes, you’re not alone. Most towns do.

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While passing through, don’t forget to stop and visit

While passing through, don’t forget to stop and visit

| Father Joseph Gillespie | May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Discovering his mother’s grave was not as simple a task as my friend had imagined. Finally, we headed to the cemetery office to expedite the search. The office building was rather imposing, befitting the reputation of Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale, Calif.

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Memorial Day Masses honor soldiers, pioneer priests

Memorial Day Masses honor soldiers, pioneer priests

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The following cemeteries in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will have extended hours throughout the Memorial Day weekend: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 25; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 26; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 27.

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Pioneer priests honored with new grave markers

Pioneer priests honored with new grave markers

| May 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Phil Jungwirth has been visiting his uncle’s grave in Calvary Cemetery in St. Paul regularly throughout his life.

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Catholic cemeteries honor soldiers with Memorial Day Masses

Catholic cemeteries honor soldiers with Memorial Day Masses

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The following Catholic cemeteries in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will have extended hours throughout the Memorial Day weekend: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 28.

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