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IOWA COURT CELEBRATES CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY
Court Ave Maria #302, Des Moines, Iowa, celebrated its 100th anniversary
with a special Mass concelebrated by Bishop Richard Pates, Bishop Emeritus
Joseph Charron, Court Chaplain Msgr. Robert Camberlain, and four other
priests. Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus served as honor guard. Special
guests included National Regent Helene Shepard, Iowa First Vice State Regent
Karen Kasparbauer, and Knights of Columbus State Deputies Jon Aldrich and
Antonio Banderos. A reception in the social hall followed Mass. After the meal,
Chairperson Peg Jacobson thanked the All Saints and St. Francis of Assisi
parishes for their contributions to the celebration. Helene Shepard gave a
plaque to the court and Karen Kasparbauer presented a certificate from the
Iowa State Board honoring the occasion. In the photo, front, left to right, Karen
Kasparbauer and Helene Shepard; back, Jon Aldrich and Antonio Banderos.
IDAHO COURT CELEBRATES 70
Court Our Lady of the Lake #1447, Coeur d'Alene,
Idaho, celebrated its 70th Anniversary with Mass
followed by a delicious brunch. National Regent
Helene Shepard was guest speaker. In the photo,
left to right, Suzanne Elfsten, treasurer; Jennifer
McDonald, secretary; Charlene Rayner, vice regent;
Deacon Eric Shaber, chaplain; Louise Bluhm, Idaho
state regent; Rev. Mariusz Majewski, state chaplain,
Helene Shepard, Beth Franz, first vice state regent;
and Mary K. Russell, state treasurer. Knights of
Columbus Honor Guard stands in the background.
Participants pause for a photo during their anniversary celebration.
NINETY-THIRD ANNIVERSARY FOR PENNSYLVANIA COURT
Court St. Mary #890, Reynoldsville, Pennsylvania, held a banquet to celebrate its 93rd anniversary. The musical entertainment was
spiritually uplifting and enjoyed by court members and guests. Everyone received a booklet with information covering the last 93 years
with special quotes from court members. Favors and door prizes brightened the tables and a special cake with the CDA emblem and colors
was delicious and beautiful. Court St. Mary was also happy to welcome two guests who became members.
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