Fr. William H. Wysong
Cincinnati - Fr. William H. Wysong, 74, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021 in Montgomery, OH. He was born June 19, 1946, in Springfield, OH, to the late William H. and Ruth E. (nee O'Neal) Wysong. In addition to his parents, Fr. Wysong was preceded in death by his identical twin brother, John J. Wysong. Survived by sister-in-law, Kathy Wysong. Devoted uncle of Julie and Suzanne; along with beloved extended family and dear friends.
Fr. Wysong was stationed at St. Rita Church in Dayton, OH 1972-73. Then, stationed at St. Rita School for the Deaf where he was Elementary Principal and Director of Student Life for the four younger dorms for 17 years. Chaplain at Evendale Fire and Police Depts., and Mt. Notre Dame Convent in Reading many years. He remained, after this, as a teacher and chaplain at St. Rita School until recent retirement in 2020.
Visitation will be held 4-8 PM, Thursday, June 10, 2021 at St. Rita School for the Deaf, 1720 Glendale Milford Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45215, in the gymnasium, with Prayer Vigil at 4:00 by Rev. Bernard Weldishofer. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 AM, Friday, June 11, 2021 at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Peter in Chains, 325 W. 8th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202 with Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr as celebrant. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Montgomery. Arrangements are being handled through Mihovk-Rosenacker Funeral Home in Evendale / Blue Ash. Online condolences may be shared at www.mrfh.com
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Fr. Wysong's honor to St. Rita School for the Deaf.
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Published by The Cincinnati Enquirer from Jun. 8 to Jun. 9, 2021.