Date of death: 6/21/2014

Saint Meinrad Class: O 1975

Rev. Fr. James Arthur Summitt, 78, of Washington, IN, died Saturday, June 21, 2014. Father Jim was born September 26, 1935, in Chicago to Clarence and Lucille (Matt) Summitt. He received a bachelor’s degree in canon law from the Catholic University of America. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 30 at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church. Burial was in St. John’s Cemetery.