Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Fr. James A. Summitt

Rev. Fr. James Arthur Summitt, 78, of Washington, IN, died Saturday, June 21, 2014. Father Jim was born September 26, 1935, in Chicago to Clarence and Lucille (Matt) Summitt. He received a bachelor's degree in canon law from the Catholic University of America. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 30 at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church. Burial was in St. John's Cemetery.