Fr. Ed Girres

Girres retires after 42 years

KOSSUTH COUNTY—Fr. Ed Girres is the youngest of six children of Cornelius and Bernadine Girres. He grew up on a farm east of West Bend. Sensing a call to the priesthood, he attended Trinity Prep Minor Seminary in Sioux City after eighth grade. 


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