The pastor of Resurrection Parish in Menominee, Father Emmett Norden, recently retired from active ministry, thus enjoying senior priest status.
Bishop James Garland of the Catholic Diocese of Marquette appointed Father Francis DeGroot to take Father Norden's
...Fr. Norden, who was born in Perkins, was ordained on June 2, 1962 by Bishop Thomas Noa.
...Following his ordination, Father Norden served as associate pastor of parishes in Ironwood, Ishpeming, Kingsford, Ontonagon, Negaunee and Marquette. In 1969 he was appointed administrator of St. Michael Parish in Perronville and became pastor there in 1970.Father Norden also served as pastor of parishes in Iron River, Hancock, Franklin Mine, Spalding, Ironwood, Escanaba and Bark River/Perronville.
...In July of this year, Father Norden became the pastor of Resurrection Parish in Menominee.