Posted on August 29, 2022 Posted By: Sue WuorinenCategories: News
Father Thomas Vesbit age 84 of Grand Rapids died Saturday August 27, 2022.
Fr. Tom served the following parishes: St. Joseph, Muskegon; Our Lady of Grace, Muskegon; Cathedral of St. Andrew, Grand Rapids; Holy Name of Jesus, Wyoming; St. Stephen, East Grand Rapids and St Jude, Grand Rapids. For a time he was Superintendent of Muskegon Catholic Schools. He is survived by his brother John (Sandy); nephews and niece Eric, Tom, Stephanie and John Stephen; grandnephews and grandnieces.
The Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday September 2, 2022 at 10:00 am at the Cathedral of St. Andrew, Bishop David Walkowiak celebrant. The visitation will be held Thursday September 1, 2022 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at the Cathedral of St. Andrew where the Vigil Service will be held at 7:30 pm. The family will also receive visitors Friday one hour before the Mass. Interment will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Bishop’s Education Fund.