Bishop Norbert Dorsey C. P.

Bishop Norbert M. Dorsey, C.P., died on February 21, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. in Orlando, Florida. 
He was born Leonard James Dorsey on December 14, 1929 in Springfield, Massachusetts.  He pronounced his vows as a Passionist with the religious name of Norbert on August 15, 1949.  Ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Cuthbert O’Gara, CP, on April 28, 1956.

Dear Brothers and Partners in Mission,
The funeral arrangements for Bishop Norbert Dorsey follow:
Orlando, FL
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
•    Reception of the body and viewing at St. James Cathedral, 215 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL, following the 12:10pm Mass
•    3:00pm and 5:00pm – Prayer services at St. James Cathedral
•    7:00pm – Vigil with Evening Prayer followed by personal reflections
Thursday, February 28, 2013
•    11:00am – Funeral Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, 8300 Vineland Avenue, Orlando, FL
•    The Bishop’s body will be brought to Springfield, MA after Mass
Springfield, MA
Friday, March 1, 2013
•    10:00am – Viewing at Sacred Heart Church, 395 Chestnut St, Springfield, MA
•    11:00am – Memorial/Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Church
•    Christian Burial at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Springfield, MA
•    Reception following
If there are changes to this information you will be notified.

Please remember to keep Bishop Norbert, CP, and his family in your prayers.