Funeral services for Bishop Emeritus Eugene J. Gerber, the eighth bishop of the Diocese of Wichita who died Saturday, Sept. 29, will be today.
A burial mass will be held at 10 a.m. at the Cathedral. Interment will be at 2:30 p.m. at Ascension Cemetery in Wichita. The funeral Mass will be livestreamed on Catholic Diocese of Wichita website.
Gerber was bishop of the Diocese of Dodge City from 1976 to 1982, when he was named the ordinary of the Diocese of Wichita. Bishop Gerber retired in 2001.