Month: April 2020

In Memoriam ~ Harold “Hal” Roske ’47   

Harold “Hal” Roske ’47      Father of Michael ’73 Grandfather of Benedict ’07 and Joel ’11  Harold (Hal) Joseph Roske, age 90, passed away from natural causes at his home in Collegeville, surrounded by his family, on April 26,…

In Memoriam ~ Joseph Francis Wethington, Ph.D., M.D.

Joseph Francis Wethington, Ph.D., M.D.  Father of Margaret Arnold, Regent Grandfather of Claire ’12, Patrick ’13, Ellen ’15 and Matthew ’17 Wethington, Joseph Francis, Ph.D., M.D. passed away April 20, 2020, due to complications of the novel coronavirus at the…

In Memoriam ~ Maxine Ann Wurtz ’83

Maxine Ann Wurtz ’83    Maxine Ann Wurtz, age 55, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2020, at her home in Hutchinson. A Memorial Service will be held in Hutchinson at a later date. Maxine was born on July…

In Memoriam ~ Gregory Martin Bechtold ’75

Gregory Martin Bechtold ’75    Gregory Martin Bechtold ’75, age 62, died on Easter Sunday night, April 12, 2020, on the Bechtold family farm in Rockville, Minnesota. He belonged to Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Rockville. He will…

The Easter Gift of Hope

Dear Saint John’s Prep Community, Hope is central to the message of the Triduum and the Easter season that follows. Hope in something greater beyond this life, beyond ourselves. It is not a hope based on wishful thinking or fantasy,…