Marquette University News Release

Marquette to host visitation and Mass for Rev. John E. Naus, S.J.

September 26, 2013

MILWAUKEE – Visitation and a funeral Mass for Rev. John E. Naus, S.J., who served at Marquette University for nearly 50 years, will be held on campus tonight, Thursday, Sept. 26.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Church of the Gesu, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave. A funeral Mass will follow at 7 p.m.

Complimentary parking is available at two locations on campus:

  • The Wells Street parking structure, located at 1240 W. Wells St., between 13th and 14th Streets.
  • Lot F (after 5 p.m. only), located on 12th St. between Wisconsin Ave. and Wells St.

In lieu of flowers, Father Naus requested memorials be made to the Rev. John Naus, S.J., Endowed Scholarship Fund, which was established in 2004 to support Marquette students like the thousands Father Naus served, taught and inspired as a Jesuit. For more information, visit

Media interested in attending should contact Andy Brodzeller, associate director of university communication, with questions or special requests at (414) 587-6241.

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