Fr. Fred Rudolph, SVD, or "Rudy", as he was known passed away on August 26. A memorial Mass will be held on September 22 in the main chapel at Divine Word College.
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In 1961, Fr. Rudolph began 18 years of work in the vocation offices of Techny and Epworth. During that time he established the Vocation Office at Divine Word College, Epworth, and became the Society of the Divine Word's national vocation coordinator for North America. In 1977, he was honored with the St. Matthew the Apostle Award, for his inspiring and tireless efforts to give young men opportunities to discern a religious calling.