Funerals

Funeral Details and Receptions

Please directly contact our Priest or Deacon to book the date and time for funeral arrangements.

For details about Prayers of the Faithful and to select one of our two Prayers of the Faithful, visit Funeral Liturgy.

To see the Sacred Scripture Selections for a Funeral Liturgy, please click here. 

For Music during the funeral, please contact our musicians for more details and their rates:

  • Gavin, by email or phone number: (403) 815-9203
  • Al, by email or phone number: (403) 239-2509

St. Rita’s Ladies Group offers to host and cater Funeral Receptions at St. Pius X Church Hall for parishioners, with a choice of two packages:

Package #1

Suggested donation of $6.00 per person

  • Crustless sandwiches, triple decker. Fillings in each triple sandwich are Ham/Egg salad, Salmon/Egg salad and Tuna/Cheez whiz. The platter of sandwiches is garnished with parsley and grape tomatoes.
  • Dill Pickles
  • Simple Vegetable plate
  • Desserts (Cookies, Loaves and Squares)
  • Tea, Coffee and Juice

Package #2

Suggested donation of $9.00 per person

  • Crustless sandwiches, triple decker. Fillings in each triple sandwich are Ham/Egg salad, Salmon/ Egg salad and Tuna/Cheez whiz. The platter of sandwiches is garnished with parsley and grape tomatoes.
  • Dill Pickles
  • Seasonal Vegetable platter with Dip
  • Seasonal Fruit platter
  • Desserts (Cookies, Loaves and Squares)
  • Tea, Coffee and Juice

To book the Reception, please contact:

Margaret Anne at (403) 274-1433 or by email, or

Mary at (403) 289-7912