Weekly School Newsletter – December 12, 2014

2 HOUR DELAY FOR BAD WEATHER This year, the public school system have implemented a  2 hour delay for bad weather.  The following instructions tell  how the school day will take place if a delay is needed: Morning Preschool will cancel, along with before school daycare.  Doors will open at 9:55; first tardy bell will be 10:10, with start time at 10:20 am.  (All grade schools will follow the … [Read more...]

Christmas Mass Schedule

Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24 4:00 p.m.      6:00 p.m.       8:00 p.m.     10:00 p.m.  Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. … [Read more...]

Parish Center Update – December 7, 2014

Did you know…tentatively effective with the 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Mass the Narthex entrance (North doors by the choir) into church will be open for HANDICAP individuals only? You do not need a handicap sticker on your vehicle to be considered handicapped. The parking lot north of the Parish Center will NOT be open; therefore, the parking is very limited. This entrance will continue to be open … [Read more...]

Fr. Thomas Shaughnessy, O.F.M. – Obituary

Fr. Thomas Shaughnessy, O.F.M., age 81, of St. Francis Solanus Friary, Quincy, IL, died on Sat., Nov. 29, 2014, at 4:42 pm in Blessing Hospital.  He was born on Aug. 3, 1933, in St. Louis, MO.  His parents were Thomas Shaughnessy and Margaret nee Moore, both of whom preceded him in death.  In 1947 he entered St. Joseph Seminary, Westmont, IL, to study for the priesthood in the Sacred Heart … [Read more...]

Fr. Tom – Visitation and Mass of Christian Burial Services

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM at St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church.  Interment in Calvary Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday evening from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at St. Francis Church with a prayer service at 7:00 PM. … [Read more...]