Msgr. T. Brendan O’Sullivan, a long-respected and beloved priest of the diocese for 63 years who served as pastor of St. Anthony Parish in Sacramento from 1974 to 2005, died July 17 at Mercy McMahon Terrace in Sacramento. He was 88.
Bishop Jaime Soto will preside at a funeral Mass for Msgr. O’Sullivan on Monday, July 29 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Anthony Church, at 660 Florin Road in Sacramento. Bishop Emeritus William K. Weigand will concelebrate and Father Daniel Looney will be the homilist. A reception will follow the Mass in the parish center. Burial will follow the reception at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Citrus Heights.
A vigil service will be held on Sunday, July 28 at 5 p.m. in St. Anthony Church. Father Michael Kiernan will preside. Viewing will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.