Compassion Ministry

MINISTRY NAME:  Compassion Ministry

DESCRIPTION:  Dedicated and caring group of parishioners who help the families of St. Joseph Catholic Church with food and refreshment after a funeral Mass.

MISSION/VISION:  Caring parish friends who assist parishioners in coping at a time of loss.


Serve at funeral reception in Joseph Hall

Prepare a dish(es) (casserole, sides, fruit or veggie platter, dessert) for a funeral reception

Assist in preparing platters of meat and cheese, purchased by Ministry

Set-up/Clean-up for a funeral reception in Joseph or Ascension Halls

TRAINING:  No training is required.  

TIME COMMITMENT:  On an as-needed basis and depending on funeral start time, but set-up usually begins at 9:00 AM and ends by 2:00 PM on day of funeral.

CONTACT INFO:  Karen LeDuke ( or 602.702.0801)