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REVEREND FATHER ROBERT LORKOWSKI

March 6, 1951 ~ July 8, 2020 (age 69)

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REV. FATHER ROBERT LORKOWSKI, age 69. Diocesan Catholic Priest. Father Lorkowski was ordained a priest of the Diocese of Cleveland on June 11, 1977. He was an associate pastor at the following parishes; St. Joan of Arc (Chagrin Falls), Our Lady of Guadalupe (Macedonia), St. Therese (Garfield Hts.), St. Rita (Solon), St. Barnabas (Northfield), St. Bernadette Church (Westlake), St. Xavier Parish (Medina), St. Anthony of Padua  (Parma) St. John Neumann  (Strongsville) and currently at St. Ambrose Church (Brunswick). Loving son of the late Albert and Olga (nee Thurr). Dear brother of Maryann Dudas (Richard). Cherished uncle of Tricia Mencin, Jeffrey Dudas (Amy), Bryan Dudas (Jaymee) and Jason Dudas; great uncle of Zachary. Also survived by many friends and relatives who loved him dearly. In lieu of flowers the family requests all donations to the Students in Need Scholarship Fund, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick, Ohio 44212. Private Family and Clergy Mass of Christian Burial and Interment Monday July 13, 2020 at St. Ambrose Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick, Ohio. The main celebrant will be Most Reverend Martin J. Amos. Vespers will be held Sunday July 12, 2020 at 3:00 PM with public visitation to follow (while practicing social distancing and the use of masks) 4 PM - 7 PM at St. Ambrose Church. Arrangements entrusted to the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, (West of I-71), 440-260-8800.

“I thank God for calling me to the priesthood so I may serve the people.”

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Services

VESPERS
Sunday
July 12, 2020

3:00 PM
ST. AMBROSE CHURCH
929 Pearl Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

Visitation
Sunday
July 12, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
ST. AMBROSE CHURCH
929 Pearl Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

Private Family Service
Monday
July 13, 2020

ST. AMBROSE CHURCH
929 Pearl Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

Interment

ALL SAINTS CEMETERY
480 Highland Road
Northfield, OH 44067

Donations

STUDENTS IN NEED SCHOLARSHIP FUND
929 Pearl Road, Brunswick OH 44212

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