Requiscat In Pace: Father Michael J. Zimmers, S.J.
Father Michael J. Zimmers, S.J., died Sunday, April 4, at Saratoga Retirement Community in Saratoga, California, after a lengthy illness. He was 87 years old. Born in San Diego, California, on December 16, 1922, Mike entered the Society of Jesus at Sacred Heart Novitiate in Los Gatos, California, on June 28, 1941. He pronounced final vows on August 15, 1957, at Loyola University in Los Angeles. May he rest in peace!
All members of the California Province and those applied to it are to offer or celebrate one first intention Mass and members of the Jesuit Community at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center and those attached to it but living elsewhere (cf. 2010 Catalogus USA, pgs. 36-39) are to offer or celebrate one additional first intention Mass for the repose of Mike's soul.
Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, April 9, 10:00 a.m.
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center Chapel
300 College Ave.
Los Gatos, CA 95030
Committal: following Mass of Christian Burial
Santa Clara Mission Cemetery
490 Lincoln Street
Santa Clara, CA 95050
July 31, 2019 — Jesuits from Most Holy Trinity Parish, Bellarmine College Prep, SLO Catholic Neuman Center and Santa Clara Jesuit Community gathered at Mission Santa Clara to celebrate the Feast of St. Ignatius, Founder of the Jesuits.
July 8, 2019 — On a Sunday in mid-June, before thousands of cheering Seattle University students, Fr. José Alberto (Chepe) Idiáquez, SJ, of Nicaragua, was presented with an honorary doctorate degree from University President Fr. Stephen Sundborg, SJ.
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