Making a Bequest

Useful Information
for Making a Bequest to
ST. MARK ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, FALLSTON, MD

Suggested Language for Gift by Will or Trust

The following language should be reviewed and suitably revised by your attorney before it is included in your will or revocable trust.

Bequest of a Specific Amount of Money:

“I give and bequeath the sum of ________________Dollars ($_____________) to St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, Fallston , Maryland , to be used for the general needs and purposes of the Church.”

OR

“I give and bequeath the sum of ________________Dollars ($_____________) to St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, Fallston, Maryland, to be used for __________________________ (insert a specific purpose).

Bequest of Securities:

“I give and bequeath my shares of stock in ______________________ to St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, Fallston, Maryland, to be held, sold, or otherwise dealt with for the general needs and purposes of the Church.”

Bequest of a Percentage
of the Residuary of an Estate or Trust:

“I give, devise and bequeath to St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, Fallston, Maryland, ______ percent ( ___%) of my residuary estate to be used for the general needs and purposes of the Church.”

Completing the Gift:

Please make checks payable to St. Mark Roman Catholic Church and mail to:

St. Mark Roman Catholic Church
2407 Laurel Brook Road
Fallston, MD  21047

In the case of transfers of securities, please call the Parish Office, (443) 299-6489