Musial’s funeral brought comfort, calls to emulate him

By Joseph Kenny |

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A funeral Mass Jan. 26 at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis for Stan Musial — "a true American hero" — brought comfort to those mourning the loss and a call for others to emulate his life of kindness to all.

"Your servant Stanley, who has fallen asleep in Christ," may rejoice to rise again through Him, Archbishop Robert J. Carlson noted in the opening prayer.

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