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Sister Sallie Latkovich

I was surprised by the possibility of becoming a Pastoral Associate at Resurrection as a lay woman. Sr. Mary Lou Misciasci had been elected to leadership in the Sisters of St. Joseph, and the team was seriously looking to invite a lay person to serve as the education person on the team. It was June [...]


Mary Bookman

For 40 years, Church of the Resurrection community has strongly supported the American Red Cross Bloodmobile drives here at our parish. I well remember the conversation after the 11 o’clock Mass in 1980 when Mara and Lewis Dubay and I discussed the possibility of starting a blood mobile at our church. The parish team and [...]


Christmas Giving Tree

We are pleased to announce that plans are underway for our 2020 Christmas Giving Tree!  However, due to COVID-19 related issues and the economic uncertainty, we are not able to organize the project as we’ve done in previous years. Our plan this year is to provide a gift card for each recipient, rather than [...]


Mary Nemec

So many new ways of being Catholic: the first Parish Council, especially planning the new church building and its modern design; Thursday night Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament after Mass; daily Mass homilies; Face-to- Face Sacrament of Penance; Father Trivison’s never-ending series of talks on what it meant being Catholic after Vatican II; guest speakers; [...]


Catherine “Kay” Haas

Catherine “Kay” Haas (nee Wuenstal), age 93, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday evening at her family home in Solon, Ohio,  surrounded by loved ones. Kay lived in Pittsburgh for her first 89 years and was a life-long fan of the Steelers, Pirates, and Penguins. She is preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Haas, [...]


Evelyn M. Maroush

EVELYN M. MAROUSH (nee Katonka), of Solon. May 22, 1922-September 23, 2020. Beloved wife of the late John J.; cherished aunt. Christian Burial Services Saturday, September 26, 12 noon at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON, where friends will be received from 10AM-12PM. Interment Roselawn Cemetery. Watercolor by Evelyn M. Maroush


Service Day 2020 “Rough Cut”

The "rough cut" album of photos from the Resurrection-Advent Service Day has grown with the submission of more photos. We now have 314 images! To show this Google Photo album as a slide show, click on the "more options" portion of the menu in the upper-right hand corner of the screen and select "slideshow."


Mary Nemec

The first time Father Trivison said Mass here at Resurrection was on a Thursday evening in the rectory. His desk was the altar. Before the church was built, daily Masses were held in the basement of the rectory at a small altar. One morning Marie Picard, a parishioner, brought her six month old daughter, Therese [...]


The Seven Sacraments

Featuring video from Bishop Robert Barron, opportunity for dialogue, questions and answers on each of the Sacraments.


Debbie Patten

During Christmas, 2013, a certain number of parishioners were selected to receive 12 gifts representing the 12 Days of Christmas. My mom was one of those blessed recipients! She cannot remember every gift exactly, but they were left on her doorstep, over the course of December, with no giver identified. Eventually, she figured it out [...]