Father Joseph Havrilka
Fr. Joseph Havrilka, KCHS
Fr. Joseph was born in Pana, IL to Albert and Marie Havrilka. He is a Class of 1971 SHS alumnus. For twenty-four years, Fr. Joseph was “Brother Joseph,” a member of the Franciscan Brothers of the Holy Cross (Hausen/Wied Germany). He attended Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis. Father is a member of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem (a Papal Order founded after the First Crusade). He was ordained May of 2005.
Fr. Joseph has served:
St. Anthony Hospital/Srs. Of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George in Alton, IL
Mother of Dolors, Vandalia/St. Joseph, Ramsey/Vandalia Correctional Center
Mother of Perpetual Help, Maryville/Canonical Admin. St. John Neumann School
St. Clare, Altamont/St. Anne, Edgewood/St. Mary, St. Elmo