Date of death: 5/23/2008

Saint Meinrad Class: O 1940

The Reverend Julian F. Pank, 93, of Louisville, died at Sacred Heart Village. He was a retired Catholic priest, ordained on May 18, 1940. He served as assistant pastor at St. Vincent de Paul and Holy Name Church in Louisville. He was a former pastor at St. Andrew in Harrodsburg, KY, St. Lawrence in Lawrenceburg, KY, St. Basil and St. Stephen Martyr in Louisville and St. Francis Xavier in Mount Washington, KY. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Reverend William Pank and Robert Pank; his sister, Miriam Pank; and sister-in-law, Laverne Pank. He is survived by two nieces, Patricia Hackmiller (Art) and Miriam Gravatte (Steve); four nephews, Robert Pank (Mary), William Pank (Cathy), Paul Pank (RoJeanna) and John Pank (Janet); 25 great-nieces and nephews; 26 great-great-nieces and nephews; and one great-great-great niece. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Carmelite Monastery, 1740 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY 40205 or Masses for the Deceased.Information provided by the Louisville Courier-Journal online,, on 5/24/2008.