Msgr. Vincent E. Krische
1938 — 2023
Monsignor Vincent Krische, 84, of Lawrence, passed away on May 13, 2023. He was born in Topeka, Kansas on May 24, 1938, the son of Frank Anthony and Pauline Marie (Melchior) Krische. He was a graduate of Hayden High School in 1956 and graduated from St. Thomas Seminary in 1964. His ordination as a Priest was held on May 23, 1964. Msgr. Krische began his priesthood at St. Agnes Parish in Roeland Park while also teaching religion at Bishop Miege High School. From there, he was appointed an associate pastor at Queen of the Holy Rosary in Overland Park, followed by an assignment at Most Pure Heart of Mary Church in Topeka, while serving as part-time chaplain at Washburn University. After...