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Joseph Wessel, Jr
In Memory of
Joseph A
Wessel, Jr
1931 - 2018
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General Information

Full Name Joseph A Wessel, Jr
Date of Birth
Wednesday, July 29th, 1931
Date of Death
Saturday, August 4th, 2018
Place of Death
Atchison, KS 66002


When Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
St. Anns Catholic Church
Effingham, KS 66023
Additional Information Friends may call at the Becker Chapel, Effingham from 10:00 am Wednesday, Aug. 8th until 4:30 pm Parish Rosary: begins at 6:30 pm visitation with family to follow until 8:00 pm at St. Ann's Church.

Service Information

Thursday, August 9th, 2018 10:30am
Fr. Benjamin Tremmel, OSB
St. Ann's Catholic Church
301 William St
Effingham, KS 66023

Interment Location

St. Ann's Cemetery
3rd & William Street
Effingham, KS 66023
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