Kevin Cornelius Thisssen, O.P., M.A., M.S.W.
Born: March 1, 1936 Professed: Sept. 16, 1957
Ordained a Priest: April 15, 1963 Died: June 2, 2005
Rev. Kevin C. Thissen, O.P., Pastor of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Sugar Land, TX passed away on Thursday, June 2, 2005. Dear brother of Robert (Rosie), Francis (Nancy), Martin, Jerome, Rev. Donald, Patricia (Clancy) Kampling, Mary Jane (John) Newman and Sister Rita Marie; loving relative and friend to many. Funeral services Wednesday at St. Pius Church, 1919 S. Ashland Ave., Chicago; Office of the Dead Wednesday 9:15 a.m.; funeral Mass 10:30 a.m. Interment All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Dominican Society for Vocational Support, c/o Dominican Provincial Office, 1909 S. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60608 or the Building Fund for the Education Center at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 10415 Huntington Wood Dr., Houston, TX 77099. 773-736-3833.
Photos from the Funeral
Reflections after Morning Prayer (Real Audio)
...Reflections by friends after Morning Prayer are not easily heard. There was a rock music class going on in the church basement providing a background for the comments.
- Art Kinsella
- Sr. Rita Marie, his sister
- Andrew-Carl Wisdom
- John Gerlach
- Chuck Dahm
- John Gerlach (2)
- Sr. Rita Marie (2)
- Chuck Dahm (2)
- Greg Moore
- A parishioner from his Parish in Sugarland Texas.
Eulogy by Fr. David Delich, O. P. (Real Audio)
Remarks by the Vicar Provincial, the Rev. John Meany, O. P.(Real Audio)