In Memoriam
Father James V. Schall, SJ

Fr. James Schall, SJ, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 12:50pm at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center in Los Gatos, California. He was born on January 20, 1928 in Pocahontas, Iowa, entered the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1948, and was ordained on June 7, 1963. He pronounced his final vows on August 15, 1966 at Alma College in Los Gatos, California. Fr. Schall, SJ was a Jesuit for 70 years.

Funeral Mass: Friday, May 3, 2019 at 1:00pm
St. Clare Parish
725 Washington St.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
*Burial at Santa Clara Mission Cemetery
Immediately following funeral Mass

Notes of condolence may be sent to the following:
Fr. Dick Case, SJ
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center
PO Box 128
Los Gatos, CA 95031-0128





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