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The dignity of the Catholic Funeral Rite

For Catholics, the pain of losing someone is tempered by the hope Jesus’s resurrection brings.

Our Mission to Serve Catholic Families

I never imagined the stress and difficulty a family could face when called upon to collectively arrange a proper Catholic funeral and burial. When I lost my father unexpectedly five years ago, I realized how complicated the process can be. My personal experience motivates me to educate the faithful to understand the tremendous gift you give yourself and your loved ones when you preplan your Catholic funeral and burial.

High school volunteers light up Dream Center at St. Vincent de Paul

A nourishing meal and the Suárez sisters’ smiling faces are a given in the SVdP Dream Center, which provides educational activities for families during...

Full-service preplanning sets families at ease

Losing a loved one can leave us overwhelmed with grief and unsure of what to do next. In the aftermath of a loss, we are confronted with many important decisions to make when planning final arrangements. If we haven’t had end-of-life conversations with our family members, we may not know what their wishes are, adding stress to an already painful situation.

St. Joseph’s Youth Camp: Rooted in Tradition and Values

Since 1949, St. Joseph’s Youth Camp has provided summers of fun and adventure for thousands of kids. As a traditional youth camp and nonprofit organization, St. Joseph’s Youth Camp provides youth ages 7 to 17 with a week-long overnight opportunity to get outdoors, learn from nature, and have FUN!

Winter opportunities to volunteer at SVdP

Are you thinking about a New Year's resolution after the holiday season? We hope you'll consider giving back to the community with St. Vincent...

Helping Families Through Grief’s Journey

At some point in our lives, we all lose a loved one. This is one of life’s most painful and stressful realities, and the power of grief can catch us off guard. Thankfully, we can rely on the Catholic Funeral Rite to guide us gently through the difficult journey of saying goodbye to our loved ones in the knowledge that Christ is by our side.

Delivering Christmas to a family in need

Every year St. Vincent de Paul's Adopt-A-Family program connects families unable to afford holiday cheer with families, businesses and community groups willing to sponsor a holiday meal and presents. A couple of years ago, we followed one sponsor family on the day they delivered Christmas to a family in need. This is their story.

In remembrance of those individuals served by Catholic Cemeteries & Funeral Homes in the...

In remembrance of those individuals served by Catholic Cemeteries & Funeral Homes in the month of July

Serving Others in the Lord

My faith has always been an important part of my life, and the work I have done over the decades has been inspired by a desire to serve others in the Lord.