What do I do when a loved one dies?
On behalf of the community of St. Leonard Parish, we would like to extend our deepest sympathy at the loss of your loved one. Know that we are here to help, support, and pray for you during this difficult time.
Please contact our office at 502-897-2595, and we will be able to assist you with preparing for the funeral and setting a date.
Planning the Funeral Mass
Our Pastoral Associate will walk you through the planning of the funeral Mass for your loved one. Below are several resources to help you make selections of Scripture readings and music for the liturgy.
Scripture Selections for Funerals for Adults
Options for the reading from the Old Testament
Options for the reading from the New Testament (ONLY during the Easter season)
Options for the Psalm text (will be sung by a cantor)
Options for the reading from the New Testament