Siouxland Catholic Radio, Catholic United Financial, and Hospice of Siouxland present an educational End of Life Workshop through a uniquely Catholic perspective Tuesday, November 15, at 12:45 p.m. or 6 p.m., Siouxland Catholic Radio, 701 W. 5th St., Sioux City, Iowa, (St. Boniface Rectory).
Fr. Roger Linnan will address the Catholic Church’s position on medical choices facing the elderly and terminally ill (dignity of the human being, extension of life through medical treatments, use of medications, etc.).
Butch Byers, Regional Director of Catholic United Financial, will also speak about the financial decisions which surround the end of life (probate, incapacity documents, wills, power of attorney, etc.).
Kim Wilson, a Holy Cross - Sioux City parishioner, will answer your questions regarding Hospice of Siouxland's services and funding streams.
?This popular End of Life Series was recently presented at Holy Cross Parish - Sioux City, Iowa (IA); St. Mary’s – Remsen, IA; All Saints Parish – Le Mars, IA; and St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish Cluster – Elk Point, Jefferson, and Dakota Dunes, South Dakota.
Karen Beacom, a Holy Cross parishioner, said, "Catholic United Financial's workshop for the end-of-life process is so very helpful!! It’s eye-opening and very educational! I would encourage anyone to attend. It's well worth your time."