Tree of Light Memorial Mass to Occur on Nov. 5 at Blanchette Catholic Center


On Sunday, Nov. 5, all families and individuals are welcome to attend the Tree of Light Memorial Mass at the Blanchette Catholic Center in Crest Hill.  This beautiful liturgy will remember babies who have been lost through miscarriage, stillbirth, infant death, other pregnancy losses or early childhood death.  At 2 p.m., a special tree blessing ceremony for family members to commemorate these babies will precede the mass.  Family members may wish to arrive at 1:30 pm to sign in and to gather in the chapel.   A reception with light refreshments will be served immediately following. To register online, go to  or call 815.838.5334 by Nov. 1. If you are not able to attend but would like your baby remembered, please call us.