Mission: To provide a welcoming and consoling environment for families to spend time with attending friends and relatives for support.

This ministry provides a meal for the families of a deceased member of the parish on the day of the funeral.

Funeral receptions are provided upon request from the family of the deceased. Volunteers for this ministry will assist by making appetizers, sandwiches or desserts and/or assist with reception setup, serving and cleanup. Volunteers are not required to help with each funeral.

Volunteers will be contacted to check for availability for preparing food or serving/cleanup at the luncheon.

The time commitment is one to two hours to prepare and deliver food OR (personal choice)

two to three hours to assist in setup, serving and cleanup.