Sunday, 2 February 2014
Fr. Odo van de Heijdt, former prior of the Monastery of Our Lady of Exile on Mt. St. Benedict, passed away on Sunday February 2nd after he has been ailing for some time. We wish his family and his brothers in the order of St. Benedict the peace of Christ that they may be guided and comforted through this time of grief.
Additional information concerning the funeral will be released in the days upcoming.
Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord and Perpetual light shine upon him, May he rest in peace. Amen. May the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace, Amen.
UPDATE: The funeral of the late Fr. Odo van de Heijdt, OSB will take place on Thursday February 6th at 10AM in the abbey church on Mt. St. Benedict followed by burial at the monastic cemetery.