FATHER SEAMUS O’FLYNN SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED

 

The 2019 Father Seamus O’Flynn Scholarship Awards were presented after the 10:30 Mass on June 16 to eleven students from St. Anastasia who will be attending Cathedral Parish School or St. Joseph Academy Catholic High School next fall.  Bob Wesselman (left), along with Fr. Tim, Paul Doran, and Grand Knight Tom Kelly (back row), presented $500 certificates to Ethan Senderling, Karina Hemelt, Amelia Snodgrass, Monica Brown, Brooke Meeks, Chandler Du Brow, Lucas Hesson, Mateo Hesson, Ella Grace Eavenson, Darcy (non-scholarship) and Natalie Schoonover.  Not pictured: Abby Ott, altar server at 8:00 am Mass. 

Over the last 10 years, the Fr. Seamus scholarship program has distributed $39,500 in scholarships.  Funds are raised from parishioner donations to Catholic Education and proceeds from the scholarship dinner held during Catholic Schools Week in January each year.

FATHER SEAMUS O'FLYNN SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

As appointed by vote of the membership at the council business meeting on Dec 27, 2018, the members of the Fr. Seamus Scholarship Committee are:  Bob Wessellman, Paul Doran, Mark Hansen, Steve Barthelmes, and Tom Alexander

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2019 FR. SEAMUS O'FLYNN SCHOLARSHIP DINNER

FRIDAY, JAN 25, 2019     CELEBRATION HALL

Dinner was a huge success, filling the coffers for another round of scholarships to Cathedral Parish School and St. Joseph Academy.  Big "Atta Boy" goes to chairman Bill Remy, emcee JD, and chefs Steve Barthelmes and John Richards and crew.

2017 FATHER SEAMUS O'FLYNN SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

The Knights of Columbus St. Thomas More Council 7121 presented the 8th Annual Fr. Seamus O’Flynn Scholarship Awards at a ceremony at St. Anastasia Catholic Church on May 4.  Scholarships of­­ $500 each were presented to eleven students of Cathedral Parish School and St. Joseph Academy in honor of Father Seamus O’ Flynn, retired Pastor Emeritus of St. Anastasia.   Four additional scholarships were awarded this year from donations made in memory of Carol Peckenham, a dedicated supporter of Catholic education.  Since its inception, $29,000 in local scholarships have been awarded by the Fr. Seamus scholarship fund.

Left-to right, back row:   Alex Kelemen, Fr. Seamus O'Flynn, Tom Peckenham, Mark Hansen, Paul Doran.  Middle/front row:  Rachel Whitehouse, Logan Ely, Livio Amato, Maya Magre, Dillon Ott, Hannah Cutter, John Paul Brown, Natalie Hernandez, Stephen Greenwood, Aaron Snodgrass

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