Evening of Remembrance
with Cardinal J. Blase Cupich
We invite all LOSS members, children, and adults to join us for a family-friendly
interfaith service to remember loved ones who died by suicide.
Monday, November 6, 2017
5:30 – 7 p.m.
St. John of the Cross Catholic Church
5005 Wolf Rd., Western Springs
REMEMBRANCE ACTIVITIES 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
We will be offering various remembrance activities for children and adults but also please consider doing one or more of the following:
- BRING A QUILT SQUARE of your loved one to add to our new quilt (please refer to guidelines below).
- BRING A PICTURE of your loved one to add to our Memorial Wall.
- DONATE A CHILDREN’S TOY or gift to the Catholic Charities Celebration of Giving Christmas toy drive in honor of your loved one.
REMEMBRANCE SERVICE 6-6:30 P.M.
Join us for this special memorial remembrance service
to honor all loved ones who have died by suicide.
REFRESHMENTS 6:30 – 7 p.m.
We invite you to gather with other survivors for refreshments and desserts.
Please call the LOSS program to RSVP (312) 655-7283.
QUILT SQUARE GUIDELINES
Cut a piece of material (heavy cotton materials suggested) to 12” X 12” square. You can be as creative as you like, many people add pictures, messages, birthdates or death dates. To add a picture: Kinkos or any photo processing center can copy picture to material. Please be sure to leave 1” X 1” along all sides so the squares can be sewn together.