Christ, Prince of Peace 12986 Council #12986

COUNCIL RECOGNITION

 

KNIGHTS OF THE MONTH

September 2022

John Diderrich

For the Month of September, we salute the John Diderrich for his excellent coordination of the Annual Golf Outing.

August 2022

Kurtis Suellentrop

For the Month of August, we salute Past Grand Knight Kurtis Suellentrop. Kurtis was our Worthy Grand Knight for the past 2 years. Needless to say, with the Covid-19 Pandemic, Kurtis had to lead our council through Social Distancing, various challenges of leading On-Line remote Zoom Meetings and limited In-person meetings during the past year.

June 2022

Jim Frese

For the Month of June we salute Jim Frese. Jim was a big help the Fr. Bob Community Outreach BBQ.

May 2022

Tom Henning

For the Month of May, we salute Tom Henning. Tom is the event Workhorse for the council. He helped to organize the Fish Fry, the 5th Sunday Event, the Fellowship gathering after the Easter Concert and He was a big help to Ron Jacober in organizing the Baseball Night.

April 2022

Ryan McCarthy

Ryan McCarthy is responsible for the coordination of the Volunteers for the CPOP Fish Fry. This year has been a record year in terms of total meals served. He has also improved the the amount of wait time by having 2 serving lines.

March 2022

Rodney Schnurr

The Knight of the Month for March is Rodney Schnurr for all of the work he does for the Fish Fry and Felice Cuores (Santa Claus)

December 2021

John Diderrich Ron Jacober

Ron Jacober and John Diderrich worked tirelessly on the successful 2021 Winter Coat Drive.

October 2021

Brian Cahill

We salute Brian Cahill for his help with the Sunday CPOP Community event.

September 2021

Greg Westrich

Greg Westrich was a Super Helper during the Oktoberfest and Golf Outing events

August 2021

PGK Dan Brady PGK Pat Brennan

For the Month of August, we salute our council Party Chairmen, PGKs Dan Brady and Pat Brennan for the exception work in making the Christmas in July party a success

July 2021

Ryan McCarthy

For the month of July, we salute Ryan McCarthy for all of his efforts, including, hauling all of the BBQ Equipment, tables, chairs, food, drinks and anything else that needed to be transported to St. Augustine's. He also supplied the Trailer!

June 2021

Jake Lauter

For the month of June, we salute Brother Jake Lauter for all of his work with the CPOP Party Under the Stars event.

May 2021

Pat Brennan

For the Month of May, we salute our Past Grand Knight Pat Brennan for his dedicated work on the Party Under the Stars Outdoor Concert at CPOP on Friday, May 21st

April 2021

Deputy Grand Knight Marty Hood

The April 2021 Knight of the Month is awarded to out Deputy Grand Knight Marty Hood for his Tireless efforts in coordinating the Virtual Trivia night with the CPOP PTO.

March 2021

The Fish Fry Team

For the Month of March, we salute our Neil Thole and the Fish Fry team Ryan McCarthy, Jeff Marty, Tom Henning and Andew Denny for making the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Fish Fry because of the Covid-19 Restrictions.

January 2021

Brian Cahill

The Knight of the Month for December is Brian Cahill. Brian took over the Tootsie Roll Drive and due to the Covid-19 restrictions was able to still run a successful drive.

December 2020

John Doderrich

For the month of December, John Diderrich is being recognized as the Knight of the Month for coordination the transportation of the donated Winter Coats and thousands of Socks from the Winter Coat and Socks Drive.

November 2020

Ron Jacober

For the Month of November we want to recognize Ron Jacober for for his tireless effort in organizing a very successful Winter Coat and Socks drive.

October 2020

PGK Vince Klein

For the Month of October, we salute our immediate Past Grand Knight Vince Klein for his work on the 2020 Golf Outing to make it a success in spite of the Covid-19 restrictions and the bad weather.

September 2020

Carl Schiley

Brother Carl Schiley Passed away on September 30th. Carl was a charter member of the Christ, Prince of Peace Council 12986. Carl was a constant “Outside Guard” whether it was watching the auction items at the Golf Outing or ushering at the back of Christmas Mass with his candy cane decorated cane!

September 2020

Larry Mauch

Larry joined the Knights almost 20 years ago and was an active member in the council and parish for years.

August 2020

Deacon Greg Bialis

Congratulations to Brother Deacon Greg Bialis for his Ordination to the Permanent Deaconate.

July 2020

Jeremy Bright

The Knight of the Month for July is awarded to Jeremy Bright for stepping up to take over the Recorder role and completed the 6/23 Member meeting minutes for our June meeting before he got the position and he even got any formal training!

June 2020

Dick Schenk

The Knight of the Month for June was awarded to Dick Schenk. Dick is the main force behind the Christ, Prince of Peace Senior Outreach. He also serves as our Council’s Pro-Life Director.

March 2020

Ron Jacober

The March 2020 Knight of the Month award goes to Ron Jacober for a successful Blues Family Hockey Night.

February 2020

Brian Cahill

The Knight of the Month for February goes to Brian Cahill for his work with the Basketball Freethrow competition on January 10th. Family

January 2020

Dan Brady and Pat Brennan

The Knight of the Month for January goes to our Past Grand Knights and Expert party organizers Dan Brady and Pat Brennan for their exemplary planning and execution of our Annual Christmas Party, held this year at Rosalita’s. A great time was had by all.

December 2019

Rodney Schnurr

The Knight of the Month for December is Rodney Schnurr for all of his work with Felice Cuores, especially at the December Christmas Party. Family of

November 2019

Bill Govern

The Knight of the Month for November 2019 is Bill Govern for his assistance with the Golf Tournament.

October 2019

The Golf Committee - Kurtis Sullentrop, John Diderrich, Mike Shea and Neil Thole

There are multiple Knights of the Month for October due to the busy schedule for the Council. For the Golf Tournament, Mike Shea for handling all of the registration duties, Neil Thole for the great pre-tournament lunch, and especially Kurtis Suellentrop and John Diderrich for the overall coordination and success of the 2019 CPOP KofC Golf Outing.

September 2019

Jeremy Bright and Marty Hood

The Knight of the Month for September 2019 is Jeremy Bright for coordination of the BBQ at the annual CPOP Kickball Tournament. Another Knight of the Month Award for September goes to Membership Director Marty Hood for all of the preparation for the Formation and Knighthood Degree ceremony.

August 2019

Gene Weiss

The Knight of the Month for August 2019 is Gene Weiss for his arranging for the delivery and spreading of the Mulch around the Parish campus.

June 2019

SK Rodney Schnurr

The Knight of the Month for June is SK Rodney Schnurr for donating a Beer Refrigerator/Freezer.

May 2019

Mike Shea

The Knight of the Month for May is Mike Shea for his exceptional coordination and organization of the Community Outreach Clean-up event and BBQ.

April 2019

Tom Henning

The April Knight of the Month award goes to Tom Henning for his excellent management of the cafeteria floor during the Fish Frys and for the 5th Sunday Family event Chris Cakes.

January 2019

SK Rodney Schnurr

Rodney Schnurr continues to do a great job with the coordination of the annual KofC Basketball Freethrow contest. This year's contest was held on Friday, January 25th. There were 25 shooters ranging in ages from 9 to 14.

January 2019

SK Dr. Micahael Banton

SK Dr. Michael Banton organized the successful annual KofC Blood Drive on January 20th, 2019 where 32 pints of blood were donated for the American Red Cross

December 2018

Dan Brady & Pat Brennan

The December Knight of the Month award goes to our Past Grand Knights and Social Event Chairmen, Dan Brady and Pat Brennan for organizing a great Christmas Party at Hot Shots.

November 2018

Ron Jacober

The November 2018 Knight of the Month is being awarded to Ron Jacober for his dedicated efforts in making the 2018 Winter Coat Drive a great success. Here are Ron along with John Diderrich, Kevin Cummins and Ron Huelsmann in front of the CPOP KofC Room at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital after delivering the coats

October 2018

John Diderrich

The October award for Knight of the Month goes to John Diderrich for his excellent work on the 2018 Annual CPOP KofC Golf Outing, Pictured here are John along with his team at the Golf Tournament.

September 2018

Jeremy Bright

The Knight of the Month award for September goes to Jeremy Bright for stepping forward to help make the 2018 Soccer Challenge and the CPOP Kickball Tournament a great success.

August 2018

Ron Huelsmann & Ryan McCarthy

For the Month of August, Ron Huelsmann and Ryan McCarthy are being honored for their efforts and coordination that ensured a successful Solidarity BBQ that was held at Fr. Bob Gettinger's St. Augustine Parish for the members of his community.

July 2018

Multiple Knights

For the Month of July the following Brother Knights are being honored for stepping forward at the last minute to become Insurance Members and thereby guaranteeing that the Christ, Prince of Peace Council would be awarded the Star Council Award for the 3rd Consecutive Year: Marty Hood, Dennis Hopman, Mike Lerch, Ryan McCarthy, Mike O'Keefe and Henry Saur

June 2018

Andrew Selkirk

For Coordinating and running the food for Carnival - especially smoking the pork at home.

May 2018

Chuck Gilbert

Chuck Gilbert was responsible for the successful "Breaking Down the Walls of Social Injustice Prayer and Gospel Concert that was held in April.

April 2018

Fred Denny

Fred Denny for his courageous battle with Cancer.

March 2018

Tom Henning

Tom Henning for stepping forward to coordinate all of the volunteer scheduling for the Lenten Fish Frys. This picture also includes Marty Hood for his September 2017 Knight of the Month Award for taking on the responsibility of coordinating the Annual Bob Chott Family Campout, and Mike Lerch for his Family of the Month Award for April.

February 2018

John Didderich

For his hard work and dedication with the Winter Coat Drive

December 2017

Rodney Schnurr

For his annual role as Santa Claus at the Felice Cuores Christmas Party

October 2017

Chuck Kraemer

For coordinating the 2017 DD (Tootsie Roll) Drive

September 2017

Marty Hood

Marty Hood has stepped forward to take on the awesome responsibility of coordinating the annual Bob Chott Family Campout.

August 2017

Rodney Schnurr

Rodney Schnurr has been involved with the Felice Cuores program for Developmental Disabled adults for many years. Every Christmas he becomes Santa Claus for the Christmas Party and he is there every month for Set-up, Clean-up, and as a Chaperone.

July 2017

Scott Rogels

Scott Rogels has stepped forward to Coordinate the January and July Donut Sunday events that are hosted by the Christ Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus.

June 2017

Jim Thole

The June 2017 Knight of the Month is Jim Thole. Jim works behind the scene at the Fish Frys and at the Golf Tournament to ensure that all of the financial duties are taken care of efficiently

May 2017

Chuck Gilbert

The May 2017 Knight of the Month was Chuck Gilbert for his efforts in coordination the 5th Sunday activities on April 30th, the 11:30 AM Mass and the afternoon concert by the Michael Latchison Singers.

April 2017

Bill Havrilka

The April 2017 Knight of the Month was one of our newest members, Bill Havrolka for his volunteering to help clean up after each of the Lenten Fish Frys.

March 2017

Mike Shea

The March 2017 Knight of the Month is Mike Shea for his efforts in coordination the February Meeting with our Guests from the Knights of Peter Claver to discuss "The Black Catholic Perspective on Our Faith and Social Justice.”

February 2017

Rodney Schnurr

The February 2017 Knight of the Month goes to Brother Rodney Schnurr for his coordination of the successful Basketball Freethrow contest in January.

January 2017

Past Grand Knight Pat Brennan

The January 2017 Knight if the Month is Past Grand Knight Pat Brennan for coordinating the Annual Christmas Party at Fuzzy's Taco Bar

FAMILIES OF THE MONTH

June 2022

Neil Schanbusch

For the Month of June, we salute the Schanbusch Family, Neil, Adriana, and Charlie were a great help with the Setting-up, Serving and Clean-up of the Fr. Bob Community Outreach BBQ.

May 2022

Greg Westrich

For the Month of May, we salute the Family of Greg Westrich. Greg and his family handled every aspect of the 5th Sunday event from organizing the Rosary for Fr. Chris before the 9:45 AM Mass to ordering the Donuts and beverages and inviting all the Knights, their Families, and the Parish to gathering in the Church Basement after the Mass.

April 2022

Jim and Neil Thole

Neil and his Dad, Jim Thole have been the Mainstays of the CPOP Fish Fry since it's inception in 2014. Neil as the Fish Fry Master and Jim handling the money end.

March 2022

Havrilka

The March Family of the Month goes to Bill and Laura Havrilka for helping out with the Fish Fry every week.

December 2021

Stas Wolak

Stas and his family Helped with the Christmas Masses and Decorations in the Church.

October 2021

Mike and Kathy Leonard

Mike and Kathy Leonard were volunteers for the 2021 Tootsie Roll Drive.

September 2021

Jim and Neil Thole

Jim and Neil Thole were a big part of the Success of the 2021 Oktoberfest.

July 2021

Gabe Jones

For the Month of July, we salute our Insurance Agent Gabe Jones and his family for their attendance at the July 24th Fist, Second, and Third Degree Exemplification

May 2021

Vince Klein

For the Month of May 2021, we salute our Past Grand Knight Vince Klein for his exhaustive work in planning and running the Bob Chott Campout on Saturday May 29th.

April 2021

Callahan Family

For the Month of April 2021, we salute Mike and Rene Callahan for all the work they did in making the Virtual Trivia Night a Success

February 2021

Purschke Family

We Salute the Purschke Family, Gabrielle, Dave and Leo, for braving the cold weather for the Fifth Sunday Family outing at Queeny Park on January 31st.

October 2020

Kurtis Suellentrop

For the Month of October we salute our Grand Knight Kurtis Suellentrop and his family for all the work they did on the outdoor parish events in October.

August 2020

Chuck & Cathy Gilbert

The August Family of the Month is awarded to Chuck and Cathy Gilbert for organizing and running the 5th Sunday Roasry via Zoom for the Christ, Prince of Peace Parish Community

July 2020

Stas Wolak

The Family of the Month for July is the Wolak Family for generously and diligently helping to usher the 8:00 AM masses and clean the pews with their three sons, Neil, Ben, and Ryan.

June 2020

Steve Winborn

The Family of the Month for June is the family of PGK Steve Winborn. Steve and his family attended the May Zoom Family Rosary from their home in Ohio.

February 2020

Tom Henning

The January Family of the Month Award goes to the Tom Henning and his family for their organizing the Wine & Cheese gathering after the January 18th 5:00 Mass and the Donut Sunday gathering after the 8:00, 9:45, and 11:30 Masses on January 19th.

January 2020

Chuck Gilbert

The January Family of the Month Award goes to the Chuck Gilbert and his wife Cathy for their coordination of the work involved with setting up and taking down the Christmas Decoration in the Church

December 2019

Chuck Kraemer

The December 2019 Family of the month Award goes to Chuck Kraemer and his wife Julie for their efforts, despite the scheduling problem, on the Tootsie Roll Drive.

November 2019

Ed Tumbarello

The November 2019 Family of the Month Award goes to the Family of Ed Tumbarello for all of their efforts in making this year’s Soccer Challenge a success.

September 2019

Jim Hill

The September 2019 Family of the Month Award goes to the Jim Hill Family who took care of the set-up for the Formation and Knighthood degree that took place in the CPOP School Cafeteria.

June 2019

Ron Huelsmann

The June 2019 Family of the Month goes to Ron and Nancy Huelsmann for their continued work on the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal on behalf of the Christ Prince of Peace Parish and the Archdiocese.

May 2019

Ron Huelsmann

The May 2019 Family of the Month goes to Ron and Nancy Huelsmann for their continued work on the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal on behalf of the Christ Prince of Peace Parish and the Archdiocese.

April 2019

Kevin Cummins

The April 2019 Family of the Month Award goes to Kevin Cummins, his wife Maria and son Nicholaus for their efforts in making the 5th Sunday of March Family event, Chris Cakes a successful family event for the Christ, Prince of Peace community.

October 2018

Jim Hill

Our October Family of the Month award goes to the Family of Jim Hill for their tireless effort in making the 2018 Oktoberfest a great success.

September 2018

Ed Tumbarello

Our September Family of the Month Award goes to Ed Tumbarello and his family for a successful 2018 Soccer Challenge

August 2018

Fred Denny

For the month of August 2018, Fred Denny and his wife Rita are being honored for their efforts associated with the Solidarity BBQ by providing a table of donated household and clothing items for the people of Fr. Bob Gettinger's Outreach.

June 2018

Bruce and Corrie Gibbs

For all of their help at the Carnival.

May 2018

Mike Lerch

Mike and Mya Lerch for their dedicated service during the 6 Lenten Fish Frys.

April 2018

Mark Jansen

Mark and Kathy Jansen for working on the Serving Line for each of the 6 Lenten Fish Frys.

February 2018

Michael Banton

For coordination the Annual Blood Drive

January 2018

Marty Hood

For volunteering in many Family activities and for stepping forward to coordinate the Annual Bob Chott Family Campout

September 2017

Henry Saur

Henry Saur and his family are originally from Houston, Texas and still have family in the Houston Area that were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Henry and his wife Elana have organized a community-wide effort to purchase gift cards for the recovery effort going on in Houston.

August 2017

Peter Khazen

Peter and his family are new to the Christ Prince of Peace community and to the Knights of Columbus. They are very involved in Community Service and the Parish Soccer Programs.

July 2017

Scott Rogles

Scott and his family have graciously taken on the responsibility for coordinating the January and July Donut Sunday events that are hosted by the Christ Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus

June 2017

Kurtis Suellentrop

The June 2017 Family of the Month is the Family of our Chancellor and Membership Director, Kurtis Suellentrop. Kurtis is the chairman of the Golf Committee and he and his family works tirelessly to ensure that the Golf Tournament is a success.

May 2017

The Families of Kip Underwood and John Gunn

The May 2017 goes to the Families of Kip Underwood and John Gunn for all of their hard work with the Christ Prince of Peace Parish Auction on April 30th.

April 2017

The Shanahan Family

The April 2017 Family of the Month goes to the Family of Brother Mike Shanahan whose children, Kelly and Mat Shannahan along with their friends have faithfully volunteered at the monthly Felice Cuores Events.

March 2017

Jim and Kathy Thole

The March 2017 Family of the Month goes to Jim and Kathy Thole for their work with the Lenten Fish Frys.

January 2017

The Hill Family

The January 2017 Family of the Month is the Family of Brother Jim Hill for volunteering at the December Felice Cuores Christmas Party.