The parish family of St. James the Apostle mourns the death of our former pastor, Fr. Jim Lennon who loved and served our faith community from 1971-1978. 

Rite of reception will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus, 604 N. Raynor Ave, Joliet, IL 60435. Rev. Lennon will lie in state at the Cathedral from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm, and on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, from 9:00 am until 10:45 am, Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Interment following Mass at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Romeoville.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace.

Read his full obituary here: