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 December 7, 2018

My dear friends in Christ,

            Below are the funeral arrangements for our +Bishop Emeritus, the Most Reverend Frank J. Rodimer, J.C.D., D.D. 

            The Most Reverend Frank J. Rodimer, the Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese of Paterson, died in the Lord on Thursday, December 6, 2018.  Bishop Rodimer, Ordained a priest in 1951 and Ordained the Sixth Bishop of Paterson on February 28, 1978, faithfully served in priestly ministry for sixty-seven years.

The Reception of the Body will be on

Friday, December 14, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.

Viewing will continue to 7:00 p.m. at the

Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist

381 Grand Street

Paterson, New Jersey 07505



Vespers will be begin at 7:00 p.m.


The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on

Saturday, December 15, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in

Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist


Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Paterson.


            Please keep +Bishop Rodimer, all his family, all his former parishioners, the Priests of Paterson and his many friends in your prayers, especially at the Eucharist.


Priests are invited to concelebrate the Funeral Mass. Please bring the diocesan vestments.

Sincerely yours in Christ,


Most Reverend Arthur J. Serratelli, S.T.D., S.S.L., D.D.

Bishop of Paterson