The Sacred Heart School of Theology community mourns the loss of Javier Ibarra-Hernandez, a seminarian for the Diocese of Salina, Kansas, who died on Monday, August 26. He died from an unusual form of pneumonia.
A wake service with Rosary will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Salina. Mourners may remain following the wake to pray throughout the night until the following morning. The funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, also at the Cathedral.
Interment will take place at a later date in Javier's native Mexico.
The community commends Javier to the loving arms of our Savior. Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him.