Mass of Christian Burial for Kathleen O'Connor
August 30, 2013

Euolgy by Patrick O'Connor Before the Mass began, Patrick O'Connor gave a brief eulogy for his mother, Kathleen.
Openning blessing by Fr. Nick
Fr. Nick, assisted by Deacon Mike, began the Mass of Christian Burial by blessing her coffin.
Entrance procession
The pall bearers, Kevin O'Connor, Don Wilson, Edward O'Connor, Christopher O'Connor, Patrick Mortenson, and Conor Avion, process in with the coffin.
First & Second Readings
First Reading is proclaimed by Liz Wilson and Second Reading by Eric Mortenson.
Gospel and Homily
Deacon Mike spoke the Gospel reading followed by Fr. Nick delivered the funeral homily.
Choir 1
Choir 2
The Assumption Parish choir was joined by Kathleen's children: Carmel Mortenson, Patrick O'Connor,
and Catch O'Connor.
Final Blessing by Fr. Nick
Fr. Nick performs the final blessing at the conclusion of the Mass.
Graveside 1
Deacon Mike performed the graveside blessing to conclude the service at the Assumption Cemetery.
Graveside 2
Deacon Mike give Patrick O'Connor the crucifix from the graveside service.


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