Mass of Christian Burial for Fr. Vitas Memenas Will Be Livestreamed on April 22

Father Vytas Memenas passed away on April 19 at the age of 91 for causes not related to Covid-19. In a letter to the diocesan community, Bishop Richard Pates, the diocesan apostolic administrator, stated, “A ministry for which he was particularly noted was with the police community. He received well-earned international recognition for the relationship and service he exercised among them.” The Mass of Christian Burial for Father Memenas will take place on Wednesday, April 22, at 10:00 a.m. at the Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus. It will be live streamed here: Please note that this Mass will be private and comply with Covid-19 guidelines. Please pray for the soul of Father Memenas. May God grant him eternal peace.