With more than 50 Knights, family members and parishioners in attendance, St. Patrick Knights of Columbus 10567 officially installed its new officers on Sunday, July 23 in the St. Joseph Hall at St. Patrick.
District Deputy Larry Cannon officially installed the new officers with the assistance of District Warden Jon Karch.
Following a meal of barbecue, baked beans, potato salad and desserts, Brother Knight Ronnie Muro opened the installation with a prayer. The District Deputy and District Warden then proceeded to install the new officers.
New officers are James Nelson, Grand Knight; Don Byrd, Deputy Grand Knight; Shane Davis, Chancellor; Jeff Blanchard, Warden; Todd Wellborn, Inside Guard; Sammy Owen, Outside Guard; Joe Schober, Recorder; Ronnie Muro, Treasurer; Anthony Brooklere, Advocate; Trustees Mike Wehby, Jr., William Boone and Louis Muro; Chaplain Father Vernon Huguley; Lecturer Don Cannon; and Financial Secretary Dale Blanchard.
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