Blessing of the Animals


Location: Cedar Grove Cemetery

Please join Father John Herman, CSC at Cedar Grove Cemetery for a special Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, Oct. 3 at 2 p.m.  The Blessing will take place in front of the newly placed St. Francis of Assisi Statue at Cedar Grove Cemetery which was kindly donated by Sandra Polselli ‘74 on behalf of her late husband Elio ’72 & ‘74.  The statue is located by the Mausolea at Cedar Grove. St. Francis of Assisi is the patron saint of animals and the environment. Please email any questions to

(parking is available at the Cemetery or the Hammes Bookstore)

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