top of page
Search

St Vincent de Paul "Focus on our Parishioners" from the Parish/Alumni Newsletter- Kathy Morse

"Focus on our Parishioners"-Kathy Morse


I was born in Nedrow and have three sisters and one brother. My parents were communicants of St. James Church in the Valley where I received my first sacraments. I am married and have four daughters and three grandchildren. Approximately 12 years ago, I moved to Robinson Street and became a communicant of St. Vincent’s together with my parents. I currently have a half-sister as well as three stepsisters. I retired from Thermopatch where I worked as a machine operator for 33 years.


I volunteered in the office with Phyllis Egerbrecht for about five years before starting my position as church custodian, which has grown to include cleaning the rectory.


What I like best about St. Vincent’s is the friendliness of the parishioners. When Holy Trinity closed, my family and I found a homehere at St. Vincent’s for exactly that reason. My sister Lorraine helps me mop the church floors as her dog, Angus keeps us company. He is a great companion and friend to the staff. Lorraine also volunteers with me at the Fish Fry, and has lent a hand with decorating the church for Christmas. I still volunteer in the office, shredding outdated sensitive papers, handling Hope Appeal correspondence in addition to being a member of the Counting Team and the rosary prayer team at Sunday mass. I was recently ordained an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist.


I enjoy being part of this community and I appreciate Bob James asking me to assist with the 50/50 raffle when he is not available and highlighting my church involvement through this article.

3 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Blessed Sacrament Church Confirmation Spotlight

We continue spotlights on our second year Confirmation Candidates as we approach their Confirmation date of May 19, 2024. Week Two- Confirmation Spotlight: Confirmation Candidate MMASINACI feels at th

Comments


bottom of page