Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Fr. Edwin Kastner

Father Kastner was 90 years of age. He was ordained a priest on May 15, 1951 by the Most Reverend Albert R. Zuroweste. Services: There will be no visitation as Father Kastner donated his body to St. Louis University School of Medicine. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Blessed Sacrament Church, Belleville, IL, on Thursday, May 10 at 10:30am. KUTIS Funeral Home, St Louis, is handling the arrangements.Father Kastner was born to Edwin C. and Emma E. Kastner (nee Ottinger) on July 26, 1921. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by several cousins.