|Fr. Carl M. Feil, O.S.M., a solemn
professed friar and priest of the
Order of Friar of Mary, USA Province, USA
Province, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Our Lady of Sorrows Monastery,
Chicago, IL. He was seventy-nine years of age and a priest for fifty-two
Fr. Feil was born January 27, 1935, in Evergreen Park, IL, the son of the late Lawrence and Elizabeth (Reitz) and baptized at St. Gerald Parish , Oak Lawn, IL. He entered the Servite Order at Mater Dolorosa Seminary, Hillside, IL on September 17, 1949. He professed solemn vows on November 1, 1958, and was ordained a priest on June 29, 1961. Fr. Feil was an instructor at St. Philip High School, Chicago, IL, and Mater Dolorosa Seminary, Hillside, IL. He served in the Servite Missions in South Africa as well as at Our Lady of Belen Parish , Belen, NM; Seven Holy Founders Parish,, Affton, MO; St. Miguel Parish, Ribera, NM; and Our Lady of Grace Parish , Palm Bay, FL. He retired in 2001 with residence at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Melbourne, FL.
Visitation was Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at
Lady of Sorrows Basilica. The
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Wednesday, April 2, 2014,
with interment in the Servite Section of Queen of Heaven Cemetery,
Hillside, IL. Donations in Fr. Feilís name may be made to
The Servite Friars -USA Province
at 3121 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60612-2729.