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Visitation
Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018
10:00 AM
St. Charles College Chapel
Grand Coteau, LA
Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018
11:00 AM
St. Charles College Chapel
Grand Coteau, LA
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Fr. Kenneth T. Buddendorff Sj


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Fr. Kenneth T. Buddendorff, SJ

Grand Coteau - Fr. Kenneth A. Buddendorff, SJ, died Aug. 3 in Grand Coteau, La. He was 88 years old, a Jesuit for 70 years and a priest for 57 years. Born in New Orleans on Sept. 9, 1929, he was the son of Kenneth Buddendorff, Sr. and Marguerite Mumme Buddendorff. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, James, and his sister, Doris Buddendorff White. He is survived by a sister-in-law, Shirley Buddendorff Sanders.

A graduate of Jesuit High School, he entered the Society of Jesus on July 1, 1948 and was ordained a priest June 14, 1961. He worked in secondary and higher education, as well as provincial administration for the former New Orleans Province, including at the Jesuit high schools in New Orleans and Dallas and at Loyola University, Spring Hill College and Southern University in Baton Rouge. He worked with the Christian Life Community and in vocations promotion and as director at Our Lady of the Oaks, a retreat house in Grand Coteau.

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Services: Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. on Sat., Aug. 18, in the St. Charles College Chapel in Grand Coteau. The visitation will be immediately beforehand, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the same location. Burial will be in the Jesuit Cemetery at St. Charles College.
Published in the Daily World on Aug. 12, 2018
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