Robert James Konz, 85, father of Fr. Gregory Konz, died peacefully in his sleep in Phoenix on Wednesday, August 25. Your prayers are requested for the repose of Robert’s soul and for all the members of his family. May he rest in peace.
Sunday, August 29, 5 p.m.
Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home
4800 E. Indian School Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Mass of Christian Burial:
Monday, August 30, 10 a.m.
St. Theresa Church
5045 E. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Notes of condolence may be sent to:
Fr. Gregory N. P. Konz, S.J. (son)
1726 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington DC 20009-2526
Mary M. Konz (wife)
Bruce B. Konz (son)
1901 N. 47th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85008-4137
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