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The Father Bill Brennan Bench (Aspen Mountain)

The Father Bill Brennan bench is located near the Mountain Chalet in Aspen.  He died on February 5, 2012.  Photos of the bench (taken in December of 2017) are below; click on images to enlarge.
 
 
 
FATHER WILLIAM BRENNAN

BRENNAN FATHER WILLIAM Age 84. February 5, 2012. Beloved son of the late Claude and Mildred Brennan. Loving brother of Robert (Kathleen) Brennan and the late Pat (Mary) Brennan and Dorothy Morton. Cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews. Father Brennan will be remembered by the many lives he touched during his time as Pastor at these parishes, St. Christine, St. Luke, St. Boniface and St. Sebastian. He will be missed by the hundreds of Skiing Saints with whom he shared his love of skiing. Fr. Brennan held the rank of Major in United States Army. He served his country for 30 years as an Army Chaplain. Visitation at Hackett-Metcalf Funeral Home, 2640 Monroe Blvd. (near W. Outer Drive), Dearborn Tuesday 1:00 - 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday 1:00 - 9:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. In state Thursday 10:00 a.m. at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 4855 Parker St., Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 until the time of Mass at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Angela Hospice, 14100 Newburgh Rd., Livonia, Michigan 48154 or www.angelahospice.org

From The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press

This item is part of a Facebook photo album that covers various signs and plaques on Aspen Mountain (you do not need to have a Facebook account in order to view the album):  https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.451981024873867.101778.100001859201674&type=1&l=9577c13e9e

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