It is with sad news that we announce Rev. Paul Trinchard passed away on August 23, 2015, at the age of 83. Beloved son of the late Septimus Paul and Marie Antoinette Schafers Trinchard. Preceding him in death were his sisters Adele Kaupp and Marie Blaum, and niece Debra West. Survived by sister, Mercedes West, brother-in-law Al Blaum, and nephews Irving, Paul, Dennis and Michael West.
Ordained a Jesuit priest June 7, 1966, Fr. Trinchard served in an advisory capacity at the diocesan level and assisted at St. Francis of Assisi Church. After retirement, he devoted himself to scholarly works, studying and writing numerous devotional books on the theology of the Canonized Latin Mass Liturgy.