- Candace Neff Director
News & Press Releases
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Learn about Catholic Burial
Diane Gray, Office Manager of Oakwood Catholic Cemetery in Traverse City, and Fr. Wayne Dziekan, Director of the Secretariat for Justice and Peace, will present workshops on Catholic Burial practices on the following dates at the listed locations:
- Wednesday, August 19, St. Ann Parish, Cadillac
- Thursday, August 20, Christ the King Parish, Acme
- Tuesday, August 25, Immaculate Conception Parish, Centennial Hall, Traverse City
- Thursday, August 27, St. Mary Parish, Cheboygan
- Tuesday, September 15, St. Mary Cathedral, Gaylord
- Wednesday, September 16, St. Pius X Parish, Hale