(04-11-2017) State Deputy Vincent P. Melvin III is asking for prayers for Past State Deputy Robert J. Duskie. Robert had a knee replacement surgery on March 3, 2017. As surgery went well, Robert is back in the hospital because of an infection in the knee. It appears they may have go back in and clean the wound. Robert’s spirits are low at this time. Please pray for Robert and Joyce.
(03-31-2017) State Deputy Vincent P. Melvin III wishes to inform the State Council of the passing of Former District Deputy James Richard “Dick” Parnell of Colby. Dick passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017. The funeral was Thursday, March 30, 2017. Condolences can be sent to his wife, Shirley Parnell, 2820 N. Range Ave., Colby, Kansas 67701. Please pray for the Parnell family.
(03-31-2017) State Deputy Vincent P. Melvin III wishes to inform the State Council of the passing of District Deputy #29, Marvin Kratky. Marvin passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be said at 7:00 p.m., Sunday, April 2, 2017 with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 3, 2017, both at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Newton. Graveside services and interment will be held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, April 3, 2017 at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church Cemetery in Wilson, Kansas. Please pray for the Kratky family.