Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Dennis Jarvis

Dennis Michael Jarvis, age 55, died on Wednesday May 11, 2016.  He was born on June 1, 1960 to John W. and M. Johanna (Oelker) Jarvis. Dennis graduated from Latin School in Indianapolis, where he was the Valedictorian. He  attended St. Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology for 3 years and was a graduate of Ball State University and Indiana University.  His passion through life was to continually further his education to gain wisdom and knowledge, which he did to TRUE perfection.  Dennis enjoyed playing soccer, biking and working out in the gym. He is survived by his loving mother, Johanna; 3 sisters, Monica S. Kyle (companion, Joe Eagle), Jennifer M. Jarvis, Rachel M. Jarvis; nephew, Brett Andrew (Lindsay) Kyle; great nephew, Bennett Matthew Kyle; several aunts, uncles and cousins.  Friends will be received on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 from 12:00 noon in the Narthex of St. Lawrence Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian Burial at 2:00 pm.  Those desiring memorials may contribute in memoriam to NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness. 4055 Executive Park Drive Suite 450. Cincinnati, OH 45241. Our family truly wishes to thank each and every one of you for your continued support and genuine kindness during this difficult time.  Please keep us in your prayers.