Funeral Notice: David M. Warner

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Warner, David M. age 71, passed away April 30, 2019. Preceded in death by infant daughter; parents; one sister and one brother. Survived by beloved wife of 50 years, Barb; children: Leslie, Liz and Maggie (Jeremy) Nuessle; grandchildren: Christopher, Charlotte, Richard, Amelia, Camden and Eric; four brothers; two sisters and many other relatives and friends. David graduated from the U of M with an MBA, which afforded him a lifelong career as a Civil Engineer. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina, MN. Visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. Memorials preferred to the Alzheimer's Association.

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Funeral Notice: Joan P. (Armstrong) Jaspersen

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Jaspersen, Joan P. (Armstrong) Age 72 of Edina passed away April 29, 2019. Preceded in death by loving husband of 45 years, Thomas; mother, Kay Armstrong; survived by sons, Dan (Amy), Joe; grandsons, Michael and Jack; father, Warren Armstrong; brother, Jim (Peggy) Armstrong; sisters, Pat (Hank) Solms, Sue (Vince) Loeffler. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and other family and friends. Joan was born and raised in Northbrook, IL. She attended Regina Dominican High School in Wilmette, IL and Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, where she met the love of her life, Tom. Shortly after marriage, Tom and Joan moved to Edina to start a family. Joan was very devoted to her sons' sports and school activities. She was always the life of the party and the first on the dance floor. A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, she will be deeply missed. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM on Thursday, May 16 at The Church of Our Lady of Grace, 5051 Eden Ave. S., Edina. Visitation 1 hour prior to services at church. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Jimmy V. Foundation for Cancer Research. Edina Chapel 952-920-3996

Funeral Notice: Judith A. Rodekuhr

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Rodekuhr, Judith A. Judy was born December 15, 1942, in Thief River Falls, MN. She succumbed to her four-year battle with cancer on April 20, 2019. Preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Cyrilla Rodekuhr (nee Reller); brother, Michael. Survived by many cousins. She graduated from Normdale College with a degree in Nursing. For forty-plus years her devotion to faith and desire to serve humankind guided her work as a rehabilitation nurse. The majority of those years were spent in the Minneapolis area. Judy loved animals, especially dogs. Her interests included travel, gardening, and staying in touch with her extended family and friends. She was an active member of Our Lady of Grace Church. Services for Judy will be on Wednesday, May 1, 10:30 a.m. visitation, followed by an 11:00 mass at the Our Lady of Grace chapel, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina, MN. In lieu of flowers, benevolences may be made to the J. A. Wedum Residential Hospice, 9350 Noble Pkwy. N., Brooklyn Park, MN, or Our Lady of Grace Church, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina, MN. Edina Chapel 952-920-3996

Funeral Notice: Ray Krygowski

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Krygowski, Raymond V. 96, formerly of Posen, IL., died Thursday, April 18, 2019, at Friendship Manor, Shakopee, MN. Born to Anton and Victoria Krygowski in East Chicago, IN. Ray is survived by his beloved wife, Sylvia (nee Hadhazy); children. Bruce, Gail (Don) Derrow, Marcia Evans (Bill Dubbs) and grandchildren, Alexis, Adrian, Nick, Lindsey, Brad, John, and James. A World War II Marine veteran of the Guam Campaign, Ray served in his later years as Commander of the American Legion Post in Posen, IL. Ray was a well-known figure in Posen as owner of Ray's Barber Shop where he could be counted on to dispense his wit and wisdom liberally, all while practicing his skills as a "tonsorial artist." One of eleven, Ray is also survived by brothers, Arthur and Victor and sister, Virginia. The Gill Brothers Funeral Chapels, Inc., in Minneapolis, MN., are assisting the Krygowski family with arrangements. Guest book: A funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina, MN., on April 27 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation one hour prior to Mass. A memorial service will be held in Posen, IL., at a later date. MINNEAPOLIS, MN 612 861 8088

Lent & Easter Schedule 2019

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Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, March 6
6:15 AM
9:00 AM
5:30 PM
7:00 PM

Stations of the Cross and Soup Supper

Fridays, March 8 - April 12, 6:00 PM
*No soup supper on April 5

Lenten Day of Mercy

Wednesday, April 3, 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Confessions followed by a soup supper

Men’s Club Fish Fry & Pasta Bar

Friday, April 5, 4:30 - 7:30 PM

Palm Sunday

Sunday, April 14
7:30 AM
9:30 AM
11:30 AM
6:00 PM


Holy Thursday

Thursday, April 18
9:00 AM - Morning Prayer
7:00 PM - Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday

Friday, April 19
9:00 AM - Morning Prayer
3:00 PM - Stations of the Cross
7:00 PM - The Passion of the Lord

Holy Saturday

Saturday, April 20
8:30 AM - Morning Prayer
8:00 PM - Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 21 (Modified Mass Times)
7:00 AM
8:30 AM
10:15 AM
12:00 PM
6:00 PM


Sunday, April 28, 3:00 PM
Divine Mercy Chaplet and Adoration followed by Benediction.

Traffic Flow on Easter

We will follow the below modified traffic pattern on Easter Sunday due to the high volume of traffic:


Funeral Notice: Helen Hay Connell

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Connell, Helen Hay Passed away peacefully on 3/28/19. She was predeceased by husband Ric, daughter Kate Kurimay (Jim), infant son Peter, brother Wayne Hay, grandsons TJ and Spencer, and son-in-law Dick Bowman. She is survived by children Terri Bowman, Tom (Peggy), Anita Whims (Mark), Jenn Houle (Leon), Lisa Flood (Mike), and Tim (Gina), son in law Jim Kurimay, together with 5 nieces and nephews, 39 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. Happily married to Ric for 69 years, Helen was a gracious, generous, loving, devoted, clever and funny wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. She will always be remembered for her spunk and sass. Her family greatly appreciates the loving care taken of her by the excellent staff at Rue de France, Jones Harrison in Minneapolis. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, April 8, 2019 at the Church Our Lady of Grace, 5071 Eden Ave in Edina, at 10:30 a.m. with visitation one hour prior. Being Lent, in lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to The Poor Clares, 421 4th Street, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379, or Little Sisters of the Poor, 330 Exchange Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102 Gearty-Delmore 952-926-1615

Lenten Day of Mercy


Wednesday, April 3, 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Confessions offered from 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM. A soup supper available for all from 11:30 AM – 7:30 PM.

This year we are collecting items for the residents of Haven Housing, which provides shelter for victims of abuse. Please mirror God’s generosity by bringing an item for these families as they seek to rebuild their lives. They especially need winter gloves for children, flip flops, ear buds, lotions, bath/lotion sets, full-sized toiletries, and new twin-sized sheets.

Parishioners are also invited to assist the Middle School Service Club (MSSC) with a service project in the Dining Room from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Funeral Notice: Thomas R. Hoy


Hoy, Thomas R. Age 93, Minneapolis, MN. Passed away on March 24, 2019. Preceded in death by parents, Eugene and Elizabeth Hoy; siblings, Patricia Orth, Gene Hoy and Hugh Hoy. Survived by siblings, Marie Merrigan, Kathleen Benson and Margaret (Gary) McCurdy; many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and good friends. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 am on Tuesday, April 2nd at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina, MN 55436. Visitation 1 hour prior to Mass. Interment at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN.

Funeral Notice: Eleanor Della (Langford) Raidt

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Raidt, Eleanor Della (Langford) Eleanor ("Lennye") Raidt, SFO & WWII WAVE (naval nurse), passed away peacefully at the age of 93 on March 19, 2019. She is preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Jerome G. Raidt, parents John and Marie Langford, brother Bernard, sister Elizabeth Costello, and eldest daughter Mary Taylor. She is survived by her children: Ellie (Gary) Singer, Bernie (Kathy), Frances, Clare (Charles) Cahill, Margaret (JD) Walker, Katie, Lucy O'Brion, Patty Franco, and John (Jodi) Raidt. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren: Matt Taylor, Eric & Kyle Singer, AJ & JR Walker, Casey, Kelleen & Kevin O'Brion, John, Daniel & Colin Cahill, Angela Franco, John Henry & LiLi Raidt; and 13 great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30AM Monday, April 1, 2019, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 5051 Eden Ave, Edina. Visitation one hour prior, luncheon to follow. Thanks to staff at Summerwood of Plymouth for wonderful care provided to Eleanor. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to donor's choice. Minneapolis 612-861-6088

Twin Cities Survivors Peace Circle


The Twin Cities Survivors Peace Circle is open to all who have experienced the trauma of clergy sexual abuse. The purpose of this group is to gather victims/survivors/thrivers in a safe, supportive environment to share their experiences, listen to others, and explore healing. All are welcome and privacy is respected. Contact Jim with questions, concerns or comments: 773-412-0909.

Saturday, March 2, 12:00 PM Theme: “Falling”
Saturday, March 30, 12:00 PM Theme: “Making a Path”

Hennepin County Library
Webber Park Branch (Webber Room)
4440 Humboldt Ave. N., Minneapolis.