Passing of Dom Edmund Henkels, OSB

Posted: January 27, 2017

Fr. Edmund entered the monastery in 1952 and started teaching algebra at St. Anselm's Priory School in 1954 while attending Catholic University. He continued teaching until 2002 and remained on the office staff until 2008. He taught generations of boys Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Physics, and Computer Science. He taught under eight headmasters and was instrumental in implementing the National Science Foundation's computer project at our school. Please check back here for funeral arrangements. Fr. Edmund was inducted into the St. Anselm's Abbey School Hall of Honor in 1999. Click here for Abbot Aidan's biographical introduction and Fr. Edmund's acceptance speech to learn more about Fr. Edmund.

Last Updated: January 30, 2017