Funeral Services

If a funeral has been requested to be live-streamed or recorded at Holy Family, they will be archived either on Facebook, or YouTube. You can click on links to either below.


Longstanding parishioner Marvin Norton passed away on January 11, 2021. He was active in the Knights of Columbus at Holy Family and was a former Grand Knight.

A committal service, with military honors, is scheduled for the morning of January 16 at Resurrection Cemetery in Kansas City. A Memorial Mass and celebration of Marvin's life will be held at Holy Family at a later date.

His obituary can be found here.

Please keep his family and friends in your prayers.


John Terrence Rourke passed away from complications of COVID-19 at North Kansas City Hospital on Friday, November 27, 2020.

The family would like to recognize all the health care workers who took great care of John at North Kansas City Hospital. They went above and beyond by showing kindness, compassion, and keeping the family informed. They also want to also acknowledge their families, friends, and acquaintances for all their prayers and many words of comfort. John will be remembered as "one of a kind".

In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations be sent to Holy Family Youth Ministry (919 NE 96th Street, Kansas City, MO 64155) or donations to Better yet, perform a random act of kindness in his memory to provide others support and happiness at this time.

A Celebration of Life and a graveside burial is postponed at this time. 

His obituary can be found here.


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