The funeral Mass for Father Joseph E. Begue, CM, was to be Jan. 11 at the Vincentian Community house in Perryville. Father Begue died Jan. 9. He was 94 and had been a Vincentian since 1948. Born in Chicago, Father Joe attended parochial schools on Chicago's northside. After high school graduation, he served in the United States Army during World War II. He was stationed in California, Texas, Illinois and overseas. He was discharged on Feb.18, 1946, with the rank of master sergeant.