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Milwaukee (Wis.), United States,


Memorial card marking the death of Father Joseph E. Heyde, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin priest who passed away on October 19, 1933. The front of the card has a photograph of Father Heyde. The back of the card features a verse from the Book of Revelation and a prayer for the repose of his soul. Printed by Diederich-Schaefer Co.


In memory of The Rev. Joseph E. Heyde Pastor of Holy Ghost Church Milwaukee, Wis. Born March 18,1873 Ordained June 20, 1897 Died October 19, 1933 (front) 'Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord, for their works follow them.' Apoc. xiv, 13. Prayer. O God, who hast adorned Thy servant Joseph with the sacerdotal dignity, amongst apostolic Priests, grant, we beseech Thee, that he may be associated with them also in everlasting fellowship. Through Jesus Christ, our Lord. Amen. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, And let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen. (back)


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