Blessed Sacrament Ushers Society
Necrology Committee was established informally in the 1970’s under Msgr.Connelly, then formalized in the 1980’s under Msgr. Nash.
Arranges for the recitation of the Rosary for a deceased Usher or a deceased member of an Usher’s immediate family (Father, Mother, wife or child). All Usher's are encouraged to attend and participate.
The Committee Chairman:
Usher's Society Members are then contacted by the Necrology Committee.
In the Event of the death of an Usher:
Arrangements are made by the Chairman for an Honor Guard at funeral Mass for the deceased Usher.
A donation of $25.00 from the Usher’s Society is made in memory of deceased Usher to the Msgr.Connelly Educational Endowment Fund .
Other Necrology Committee Activities:
Sympathy cards are sent to an Usher's family following death of his sister or brother.
“Get Well” cards are sent to an Usher recuperating from serious illness.