COUNCIL RECOGNITION

 

KNIGHTS OF THE MONTH

July 2020

Brian Van De Walle

Brian has served the Council faithfully, as Treasurer, for several years and is committed to a smooth transition to the new Council Treasurer. Thank you Worthy Treasurer and your Council is Grateful!

March 2018

Deacon Juan Rivera

Deacon Juan Rivera is retired now from his churchly duties, but that does not keep him from helping out whenever he is called upon. Juan is a very active member of our council and keeps things organized in the storage sheds. He has been taking care of our annual fish fry signs and supervises the drink stand each Friday. Thank you Deacon Juan for all you do.

January 2018

Jose Arguelles

.Jose Arguelles is a fireman/EMT who on a regular basis helps others not only at work but wherever he goes. Jose sets a great example by always being available to help out when needed. After Hurricane Harvey, Jose drove the Mobile Loaves and Fishes truck to Rockport along with other MLF volunteers to help deliver food and clothing to those in need. Jose also helped out with Catholic Charity projects in LaGrange after Hurricane Harvey. Jose is always willing to volunteer to help others in their time of need. When he is not working or helping others, he somehow finds time to be on our parish pastoral council. Jose, our council thanks you for all you do

November 2017

John McCardle

Deacon John McCardle was very instrumental in coordinating efforts with Catholic Charities to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey in our Diocese, and other locations as well. Deacon John stays very busy with his parish duties as a deacon and continues to help others daily. Thank you, Deacon John, for all your efforts, which help out our council and parish. Congratulations Deacon John from our council.

October 2017

Titi Girma

Titi Girma has once again done a wonderful job coordinating all our council meal events such as coffee and donuts and the garage sale. Titi is always asked to coordinate many extra events through requests of other parish ministries and he always comes through. Thank you, Titi, for all your efforts which help our council and parish. Congratulations from our council.

September 2017

Damon Bosonac

Damon Bosonac has really stepped up to the plate this past year, taking over as Blood Drive chairman. Damon has also taken charge of ordering name badges for our council, doing a great job negotiating with suppliers while taking requests from our members. Damon is one of our co- chairmen for the youth and will be teaching religious education classes with his wife as well this year. Damon is always there when we need him. Congratulations Damon, from our council.

August 2017

Tony Rovano

Tony has been with us only a short time but has become very active in our council and answered the call many times when we needed him. He is now our Financial Secretary and doing a great job taking over where Jeff Locher left off. Tony keeps us on track, watches our financials closely, and always has great ideas on how to help our council. Congratulations Tony, from our council.

July 2017

Bryan Kenney

Bryan Kenney is now in his fifth year as our council secretary. Bryan is an example of perseverance and consistency. He is always there when we need him and keeps great notes from all our monthly and officers meetings. Bryan and his wife Tori have been members of our parish for a while now, along with their daughters and son. Bryan is also very active with the youth in our parish and is our new co chair for the youth. Bryan is the head usher for the 5 p.m. Saturday mass. Congratulations, Bryan, on being Knight of the Month.

June 2017

Chuck Ramos Walter Yucikas

Brother Knight Chuck Ramos has been a Knight since May 21, 2009 and became a Sir Knight on March 21, 2015. He is now a Charter Member of Assembly 3688. Chuck is currently employed by St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church as the Ministry Coordinator for the English and Spanish Ministries. Chuck was recently elected Deputy Grand Knight for Council 7600 and will take office on July 1. He is one of two Brother Knights who started the Roundtable and saw its conclusion on May 25 when our council hosted its first ever 1st Spanish Degree Explication. Brother and Sir Knight Chuck Ramos is very active in our Parish and has previously served as Chancellor. He also oversees the VEncuentro. Please congratulate Chuck for being selected as Co-Knight of the Month for June 2017. Brother and Sir Knight Walter Yucikas has been a Knight since May 17, 2007 and a Sir Knight since October 9, 2010. Walter is a Charter Member of Assembly 3688. He has served in numerous positions within our council, including Grand Knight. He is currently our Church Director. Walter also serves as Eucharistic Minister and Lector for various Masses. Brother and Sir Knight Walter Yucikas currently serves as our Faithful Pilot for Assembly 3688, and as of July 1, he will serve as the Faithful Captain for Assembly 3688. Walter also helps our council at every Springfest, the Lenten fishes fries and other numerous activities. Please congratulate Brother and Sir Knight Walter Yucikas as Co-Knight of the Month for June 2017.

May 2017

Varga Ken

Brother Kenneth Varga has been a Knight since March 16, 2000. He has served as a Eucharistic Minister and been involved and assisted the Knights with SpringFest. At our Lenten Fish Fries this season Ken had perfect attendance, setting up and taking down folding tables and mopping floors, among other, numerous activities. Ken also helps with Christmas decorations every year. Please congratulate Brother Ken Varga as our Knight of the Month for May.

April 2017

Fred Afflerbach

Fred Afflerbach has been a Knight of Columbus since June, 1996. He has edited our monthly newsletter since 2010 (7-years). Brother Fred is one of the founding Freds of the Three Freds’ Corn Booth, a Springfest tradition for 14 years. He is a former RE instructor and usher and volunteered praying the Rosary at the Travis County Jail for eight years. Please congratulate Brother Knight Fred Afflerbach as Knight of the Month for April, 2017.

March 2017

David Garcia Sr.

Brother David Garcia has been a Knight of Columbus since Oct. 1, 1979. He is very active in the council and was a major player in our council installing the new ice machine just in time for our Mardi Gras dinner and dance and our first fish fry of the year. Our council is a much better one thanks to David . Please congratulate him as Knight of the Month for March 2017.

February 2017

James Poche

Sir Knight James Poche has been a Knight of Columbus since March 10, 2004. He became a Sir Knight on March 8, 2008. James is a Charter Member of St. Rafael Guizar Valencia Assembly 3688 at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. James has served as our Grand Knight, Deputy Grand Knight and membership director. He is now our First Year Trustee. James sits on the Finance Committee for St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, helps with Springfest, and coordinates the annual Boy Scouts of America Blue and Gold Banquet. Please congratulate James on being Knight of the Month for February.

January 2017

David Bartold

Brother David Bartold has been a Knight since May 17, 2016 and he became a Sir Knight on October 15, 2016. David is a Charter Member of St. Rafael Guizar Valencia Assembly 3688 at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. He is a member of the 5 p.m. Saturday choir. Brother David also participates in Mobile Loaves and Fishes, is involved in the RCIA Program as a sponsor, and attends “This Man Is You” program. Every time we need help or turn around, Brother David is there to help and assist wherever we need him. Our Council is a much better Knights of Columbus Council because of Brother David Bartold. Please congratulate him for being selected as the Knight of the Month for January 2017.

November 2016

Brian Hill

Brother Brian Hill continues to be active in our council and our parish. Brian became a first degree knight on April 21, 2013 and received his major degree on Aug. 4, 2013. Brian will be ordained as a deacon on Nov. 19. He currently serves as an acolyte at the various masses held at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. It is an honor to have Brother Brian Hill selected as our Knight of the Month for November.

October 2016

Cody Carothers

Brother and Sir Knight Cody Carothers has been a Knight of Columbus since April 15, 2005 and received his Major Degree on April 16, 2005. Cody became a Sir Knight on October 9, 2010. He continues to serve in several positions in our Parish which include helping coordinate blood drives, assisting with the gardens, serving as a Eucharistic minister, working with the RCIA Program, and he is working with the youth confirmation preparation classes. Brother Cody also helps with Springfest. Our council is a much better one because of Brother Cody Carothers. Please congratulate him as the Knight of the Month for October 2016.

September 2016

Mike Uihlein

Brother Michael Uihlein has been a Knight of Columbus since July 16, 2014. Mike has served in numerous positions in our Parish: Ministry Leader for Mobile Loaves and Fishes for the past four to five years, serving on the Grounds Sub-Committee for Springfest, and he and his wife, Kathy, teach our second graders in RE. Brother Uihlein previously served on the Finance Committee at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Our council is a much better one because of Brother Michael Uihlein. Please congratulate him as the Knight of the Month for September 2016.

August 2016

Titi Girma

Brother Titi Girma has been a Knight of Columbus since April 21, 2013. Brother Girma has been and continues to be very active in our Council. He has served in numerous positions, but currently serves as our as our Council Director. Our council is a much better Knights of Columbus Council because of Brother Titi Girma. Please congratulate Titi as the Knight of the Month for July 2016.

July 2016

Richard Skrok

Richard Skrok has been a Knight of Columbus since January 1, 1968 and became a Sir Knight on April 1, 1969. He is a Sir Knight with Assembly 2767 in Austin, but soon will be a member of our new Fourth Degree Assembly. Brother Skrok has been and continues to be very active in our council. He has served as both past Deputy Grand Knight and Grand Knight. Brother Skrok serves as a member of the 5 p.m. choir during our Saturday Masses and as Eucharistic Minister. Richard was also inducted as our District Deputy in a ceremony in Dallas this past weekend. Our council is a much better one because of Brother Richard Skrok. Please congratulate him as the Knight of the Month.

June 2016

Jim Wielenga

Jim Wielenga has been a Knight since March 21, 2015. He is a Sir Knight with Assembly 2767 in Austin, but soon will be a member of our new Fourth Degree Assembly. Brother Wielenga was elected one of our two wardens for the 2016-2017 Fraternal Year. Jim currently serves in the following ministries: Garden and Devine Mercy. He serves as an usher and conducts all locksmith duties for our parish. He is spearheading the CPR and AED Program and training for our parish. He is to be commended for his efforts in this lifesaving effort. Brother Wielenga is very active in our council and is always there for our members and our parish. Our council is a much better one because of Brother Jim Wielenga. Please congratulate him as the Knight of the Month for June.

May 2016

Jeff Locher

Brother Locher has been a Knight of Columbus since January 12, 2011 and became a Sir Knight on October 1, 2011. He is a Sir Knight with Assembly 2767 in Austin. He became the Financial Secretary for Council 7600 on Nov. 6, 2012. Brother Locher is recognized as being one of the “OUTSTANDING” Financial Secretaries in the Austin Diocese. Jeff has been a Eucharistic Minister for the past three to four years. He also handles the scheduling of the Brother Knights who conduct the Holy Rosary prior to each Mass. Brother Locher will assist his wife, Anna, as needed, with her religious education class. Our council is a much better Knights of Columbus Council because of Brother Jeff Locher. Please congratulate him as the Knight of the Month for May, 2016.

April 2016

Leo Saenz

Brother Leo Saenz has been a Knight of Columbus since June 8, 2011. He currently serves as our Deputy Grand Knight. Leo is and continues to be very involved in the activities of our council and he attends all of our events and assists in any way asked or that he feels he is needed. Brother Saenz is invaluable to me and our Council. He is active in parish activities, serves as an usher and greeter during the 5 p.m. Saturday Masses, and is our council liaison for Habitat for Humanity Our Council is a much better one due to Brother Leo Saenz, Jr.

March 2016

Charles Brown Jr.

Charles Brown Jr. at the March 11 fish fry. Brother Charles Brown Jr., “Charlie,” has been a Knight of Columbus since September 14, 2011. He is very involved in council activities and attends our events to help whenever possible. Brother Brown also assists at the majority of our breakfasts and his array of breakfast items are endless. There have been numerous times Brother Brown has donated items at his own costs without asking reimbursement. Please congratulate Brother Charles Brown, Jr. as the March Knight of the Month.

February 2016

Tony Weiss

Tony Weiss (right) with DGK Leo Saenz at the February meeting. Brother Weiss has been a Knight of Columbus since March 17, 2015. He is very involved in our council activities and attends our various events to help whenever possible. Brother Weiss also serves as our coordinator for all Special Olympic events. At SpringFest last year, Tony worked tirelessly all day at the 3 Fred’s Corn Booth and is now an honorary Fred. Please congratulate Brother Tony Weiss for being selected the February Knight of the Month.

January 2016

Tim Dwyer

November 2015

Jason Ferguson Joel Montes

Brother Jason Ferguson and Brother Joel Montes. These brother Knights have distinguished themselves and our council for their efforts as the individuals who help organize and conduct the Mobile Loaves and Fishes/St. Margaret Mary Golf Tournament each year. Their work and guidance has made this a fantastic event. Both of these Brother Knights are also very involved in many other ministries of our Parish. It is an honor to have selected them the “Knights of the Month” for November 2015.

October 2015

John Olenowski

September 2015

Titi Girma

August 2015

David Garcia Jr.

July 2015

Walter Yucikas

June 2015

Dale Ullrich Mike Uhlein

This month we honor two men as Knights of the Month, Dale Ullrich and Mike Uihlein. These two men are a big part of our council and our parish. Dale and Mike pour out a lot of time and energy to help make St Margaret Mary's Springfest such a big success. They have made huge improvements to the grounds aspect of Springfest by designing and implementing the new booths and assembly process. Mike is also very involved with Mobile Loaves and Fishes. Dale does a lot of things around the parish to help with special masses. Dale is also a Past Grand Knight of our council. Both help with many of our fund raising events. Mike and Dale, Congratulations on being selected as (co)Knights of the Month!

May 2015

Tim Wilks

April 2015

Alberto Guerrero

March 2015

Tony Palumbo

February 2015

Greg Hanna

January 2015

Brian Van De Walle

November 2014

Greg Hanna

October 2014

David Garcia Jr.

September 2014

Brian Hill

August 2014

Dale Ullrich

July 2014

John Dockstader

June 2014

Chuck Ramos

May 2014

Fred Afflerbach

April 2014

Jim Wielenga

March 2014

Titi Girma

February 2014

Tim Zwiefelofer

January 2014

Bob Hogan

November 2013

Tom Ciapi

October 2013

David Tull

August 2013

Chris Tovar

July 2013

Richard Skrok

April 2013

Fish Fry Workers

March 2013

Deacon John McCardle

February 2013

Vinnie Marafioti

January 2013

Frank Triola

November 2012

Leo Saenz Jr. Tim Wilks

October 2012

Tom Ciapi, John Olenowski

September 2012

Ted Pataki

August 2012

Ed Macias

July 2012

Newly Elected Officers

June 2012

Fred Afflerbach

April 2012

John Hicks

March 2012

Walter Yucikas, Tom Ciapi, Tim Wilks

February 2012

Fred Afflerbach

January 2012

First Degree Team

December 2011

Richard Skrok

November 2011

Leo Saenz Jr.

FAMILIES OF THE MONTH

July 2020

Brian and Belinda Lehmkuhle

Brian and Belinda have continued to stay very active in support of our Parish and our Community and this has been especially apparent as they transfer collected food items to the various food distribution ministries during this time of the pandemic. They very much demonstrate the "Leave No Neighbor Behind" mission of the Order. Congratulations Brian and Belinda!

July 2020

Brian and Belinda Lehmkuhle

Brian and Belinda have continued to stay very active in support of our Parish and our Community and this has been especially apparent as they transfer collected food items to the various food distribution ministries during this time of the pandemic. They very much demonstrate the "Leave No Neighbor Behind" mission of the Order. Congratulations Brian and Belinda!

March 2018

Humberto and Michelle Friede

Humberto and Michelle Friede are very active in our parish and were instrumental in getting our Benish Center ready for our annual Mardi Gras feast. Thank you, Humberto and Michelle, for all you do.

January 2018

Eric and Melanie Owens

Eric and Melanie Owens are very involved with the youth of our parish. Eric has been a Knight for many years now and Melanie is in charge of our parish’s middle and high school religious education youth programs. They have three active girls who are also very involved with parish activities throughout the year. A big thank you from our council to the Owens family for all they do for our parish and for the youth of our community.

January 2018

Bob and Patty Hogan

Bob and Patty Hogan do a lot around our parish and for our council. This was the 10th consecutive year that they answered the bell and organized our garage sale. What a huge undertaking; and they did it with ease. Also, Bob was our Council’s Pro Life director for many years. Bob and Patty are very active in the Mobile Loaves and Fishes program and very active in lots of other parish activities. Bob is also one of our past grand knights. Congratulations, and thank you Bob and Patty from our council.

November 2017

Brian and Belinda Lehmkuhle

Brian and Belinda Lehmkuhle do a lot around our parish and for our council. They were very instrumental in the council garage sale cleanup by coordinating efforts with another non-profit organization that benefitted from the leftover items. Brian and Belinda along with Roni Cook organized the first Marian conference for our parish. It was a huge undertaking and the event went wonderfully. Congratulations and thank you Brian and Belinda from our council.

September 2017

Chris and Rebecca Tovar

It seems like Chris and Rebecca Tovar win this award at the same time each year, but there is a good reason for that. They have been running our family picnic for seven consecutive years and do a fantastic job. Everyone who attends can attest to that. Chris is always very active in all our functions. Rebecca is a past member of the Pastoral Council and also headed the Council. She also helps with meals for the senior citizens. Congratulations Chris and Rebecca from our council, and congratulations on the arrival of their new child, a little boy this summer.

August 2017

John and Patty Hicks

John and Patty Hicks have been members of our parish for a while now. They have always been quite generous in their time and donations to causes that involve our parish and the community. John was Grand Knight for the past two years. He is responsible for helping create our new Assembly 3688. John and Patty have been huge contributors to Annunciation Maternity Homes in Georgetown, and John helps organize their annual golf tournament. Many thanks for all that John and Patty have done for our parish. Congratulations John and Patricia on being August family of the month.

July 2017

Lily and Joel Montes

Lily and Joel Montes. Lily works in our parish office and is very involved in many ministries. Their family has been very involved here at our parish for numerous years. Joel is currently serving on the pastoral council and the pastoral plan committee. He volunteers for many ministries in our parish, including the youth, Springfest, and the mobile loaves and fishes golf tournament. Congratulations, Lily and Joel, for being Family of the Month.

June 2017

Tim and Nancy Dwyer

Brother and Sir Knight Tim and Nancy Dwyer. Brother Tim has been a Knight since September 15, 2015 and a Sir Knight and Charter Member of Assembly 3688 since October 15, 2016. Brother Tim has been elected as our next Chancellor for our 2017-2018 Fraternal Year. Tim serves as a lector at the 5:00 p.m. Mass on Saturdays. Nancy is active with our Lady Knights and has a real knack for cooking fantastic desserts and other food delights. Both help with all council events, and every time you turn around, you will find Brother Tim helping out. Please congratulate Brother and Sir Knight Tim and Nancy Dwyer as our Family of the Month for June 2017

May 2017

Dave and Jo Lyn Kohutek

Brother Dave and Jo Lyn Kohutek. Dave has been a Knight since June 11, 1996. He and Jo Lyn are longtime, active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brother Dave has severed as Inside Guard, Membership Director and Grand Knight of our council. He has also served as our District Deputy in previous years. He currently serves as sound board minister. He trains volunteers to run the sound board for all masses and he mans the sound board during our 5 p.m. Masses. Dave also runs the sound board during special occasions throughout the year such as the healing retreats and recently from 5 p.m. to 7a.m. for the

April 2017

Jeff and Anna Locher

Brother and Sir Knight Jeff Locher has been a Knight since January 2011 and he became a Sir Knight on October 1, 2011. He is a Charter Member of St. Rafael Guizar Valencia Assembly 3688. Jeff and Anna have and continue to be active members of St.Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brother Jeff has severed as our Financial Secretary since 2013. Jeff’s wife, Anna, has been teaching RE for 10 years and serves as an EM. Their sons Gavin and Devin have been Altar Servers for the last 4-5 years and Gavin now helps teach RE with Anna. They have always volunteered for Springfest events. Jeff managed the Rosary schedule for three years, has been a lector and currently serves as an EM. Please congratulate Brother and Sir Knight Jeff and Anna Locher as our Family of the Month for April 2017

March 2017

Steve and Jennie Tedesco

Steve has been a Knight since September 18, 2008. He and Jennie are active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Steve is currently in the deaconate formation with approximately two years remaining and says Jennie is there with him every step of the way. Steve and Jennie are both Eucharistic Ministers and Lectors for the 10:30 a.m. Mass. They both work with the Community First Village for the homeless and have worked with this organization for the past one and half years. They hold prayer services every other month, if not on a monthly basis, and serve a meal afterward . Steve will soon be working Baptismal classes. Finally, Steve has been working and overseeing the maintenance at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church for the past five years. Please congratulate Brother Steve and Jennie Tedesco as our Family of the Month.

February 2017

James and Audrey Poche

Brother and Sir Knight James Poche and wife, Audrey, continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Audrey Poche is a past parish council member who served a four year term. She assists with the Senior Appreciation Luncheon, Blue and Gold Banquet, and coordinates with James the purchase and wrapping of the Christmas gifts we annually deliver to Bagdad Head Start. Audrey also works at Springfest and Mardi Gras, and makes one of the best bread puddings this Grand Knight has ever tasted. Please congratulate James and Audrey Poche as our Family of the Month for February.

January 2017

Bryan and Tori Kenney

Brother Bryan Kenney and wife Tori have and continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Bryan became a Knight on March 18, 2010. Brother Kenney has held down a tough job, the recorder for our council, for the last four years. Brother Bryan has also been serving as an usher during the 5 p.m. Saturday Mass for several years. Tori serves with the Lady Knights of Council 7600. Their oldest daughter, Samantha, sings with the 5 p.m. choir and Brenna serves as an altar server. Please congratulate Brother Bryan and Tori Kenney, and their children, as our Family of the Month for January 2017.

December 2016

The Holy Family

Lord Jesus Christ, who, being made subject to Mary and Joseph, didst consecrate domestic life by Thine ineffable virtues; grant that we, with the assistance of both, may be taught by the example of Thy holy Family and may attain to its everlasting fellowship. Who livest and reignest, world without end. Amen.

November 2016

Greg and Suzanne Hannan

Sir Knight Greg and Suzanne Hannan. Greg and Suzanne have and continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Greg became a first degree knight in 1990 and Sir Knight in 2002. He is as an usher during the 5 p.m. Mass on Saturdays, serves on the Springfest Committee and he helps with the Mobile Loaves and Fishes. Suzanne serves as a Lector and EM for the 5 p.m. Saturday Mass. Suzanne also

October 2016

Bryan and Michelle Hill

Brother Brian Hill and wife Michelle continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brian became a first degree knight on April 21, 2013 and received his major degree on August 4, 2013. Brian and Michelle have always been extremely involved in the parish and its many ministries until he entered the diaconate, which will culminate with him being ordained as a deacon on November 11, 2016. Brother Brian Hill severs as an acolyte at the various masses held at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Michelle is very involved with him in the diaconate process. Michelle serves as a lector and a Eucharistic minister. It is an honor to have Brian Hill and Michelle as our Family of the Month for October 2016.

September 2016

Bob and Patti Hogan

Bob and Patty Hogan continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brother Bob became a Knight on Oct. 11, 1962 and a Fourth Degree Knight on March 8, 2008. Bob serves as Council 7600’s Culture of Life Chairman (Pro-Life Chairperson) and has served in this capacity for seven years. Patty Hogan has served in numerous positions in our Parish, but none bigger then the force behind the annual Garage Sale. Patty has been the tireless leader behind our many successful garage sales. Bob and Patty have been very involved in the annual Jennifer Wilks Foundation Golf Tournament against Childhood Cancer and the annual Annunciation Maternity Home Golf Tournament. The Hogan’s bring honor to our Parish and to our Council. Please congratulate Brother and Sir Knight Bob and Patty Hogan as our Family of the Month for September 2016.

August 2016

Chris and Rebecca Tovar

Brother Knight Chris and Rebecca Tovar have and continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Chris became a Knight on March 8, 2007 and has made application to join the 4th Degree Assembly to be initiated at St. Margaret Mary later this year. Brother Tovar currently serves as the Family Director for our Council. Both Chris and Rebecca plan and take care of our annual Family Picnic for the past several years and have done an excellent job. Chris and Rebecca both serve as Eucharistic Ministers. Rebecca serves on our Parish Social Committee and currently serves as President of our Parish Council. Please congratulate Chris and Rebecca as our Family of the Month for August 2016.

July 2016

Tim and Mary Wilks

Brother Tim (Too Tall) and Mary Wilks. Tim and Mary have and continue to be active members of St Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Tim became a Knight of Columbus on March 19, 2009 and a Sir Knight October 20, 2009. He is involved with the annual St. Margaret Mary Spring Fest as “Big Tex.” Brother Tim also serves as President of the Jennifer Wilks Foundation, a 501 C3 non-profit Foundation that helps raise funds for childhood cancer victims. Tim has recently joined the Eucharistic Ministry. Mary Wilks has been a Teacher in the Mother’s Day Out Program for 21-consecutive years. Please congratulate Tim and Mary as Family of Month

June 2016

Ray and Barbara Clow

Sir Knight Ray and Barbara Clow have and continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brother Ray Clow became a Knight on January 12, 2011 and a Fourth Degree Knight on March 21, 2015. Brother Ray Clowe is a Sir Knight with Assembly 2767 in Austin, but soon will be a member of our new Fourth Degree Assembly. Brother Clowe was elected as one of our two Wardens for the 2016-2017 Fraternal Year. Both Ray and Barbara are involved in many activities in the St. Margaret Mary Parish. Please congratulate Ray and Barbara as our Family of the Month for June.

May 2016

David and Susan Tull

David and Susan Tull. Brother David and wife Susan have and continue to be active members of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. Brother Tull became a Knight of Columbus on April 27, 1978 and is an Honorary Life Member of the Knights of Columbus. Sir Knight David Tull became a Fourth Degree Knight on May 1, 1980. He currently servers as our council director and has been in this position since July 18, 2013. Sir Knight Tull is a member of Assembly 2767 and has served as its Faithful Financial Secretary since July 1, 2014. Susan Tull serves as a Lector and a Eucharistic Minister, Coordinator of the Ladies' Knights and Hospitality person for both the Third and Fourth Degree (sending cards of sympathy and get well). David and Susan are both active members of the parish prayer chain, Respect Life, Fund Raising coordinators for the Texas Supreme Convention which will be held in August; both are members of the rosary making group, core committee of Mobile Loaves and Fishes, and volunteer for the MLF golf tournament as well as the Annunciation Maternity Home golf tournament. Please congratulate Brother David and Susan Tull as the May Family of the Month.

April 2016

Chuck and Melissa Ramos

Brother Carlos (Chuck) Ramos and Melissa Ramos. Chuck has and continues to be an active member of Council 7600. He became a Knight of Columbus on May 21, 2009. He is a current member of the Parish Council for St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. He is a member of the Legion of Mary Auxiliary, Parish Budget Committee and he has severed as our Council Director for three years and Council Chancellor for two years. Brother Ramos was instrumental in helping us achieve record sales during this year's catfish dinners. He is the driving force behind the Roundtable. Melissa Ramos is active on our Parish Prayer Chain, a member of the Knight's Ladies group for Council 76000 and she is the reigning Mardi Gras Queen. Their daughter, Amanda Ramos, is a senior at the University of Texas - San Antonio and will graduate in May 2016. Please congratulate Brother Chuck and Melissa Ramos and their family as the April Family of the Month

March 2016

Ira and Jenny Rogers

Ira and Jenny Rogers. Brother and Sir Knight Ira Rogers became a Knight on September 8, 2000 and became a Sir Knight on March 21, 2015. Ira and Jenny are active in our Parish and they both participate in the choir during the 5 p.m. Saturday Mass. The couple is active during SpringFest, our scheduled breakfasts and especially our KC fish fries. Jenny is an exceptional cook and bakes various homemade desserts for the fish fries. Please Ira and Jenny Rogers as March Family of the Month.

February 2016

Bill and Tina Schroer

Brother William (Bill) and Christina (Tina) Schroer. Bill has been a Knight since December 1, 1986. He has been very involved in numerous parish ministries, including being an EM and as an usher. Brother Bill helps with our KC fish fries, Habitat for Humanity and our Mobile Loaves and Fishes ministry. Tina assists with our KC fish fries, has served on the Parish Council and currently serves as a lector, EM, and serves both the parish and diocese as an ethics and integrity instructor. Tina travels all across the Diocese of Austin conducting EIM training classes. Please congratulate the Family of Brother William and Tina Schroer for being selected February Family of the Month.

January 2016

Mike and Jessica Cottrell

December 2015

The Holy Family

Lord Jesus Christ, who, being made subject to Mary and Joseph, didst consecrate domestic life by Thine ineffable virtues; grant that we, with the assistance of both, may be taught by the example of Thy holy Family and may attain to its everlasting fellowship. Who livest and reignest, world without end. Amen.

November 2015

Richard and Flo Skrok

Richard and Florence Skrok. Richard and Florence have and continue to be very active in our parish as Eucharistic Ministers, members of the 5 p.m. choir at the Saturday mass, and they both just started in the bereavement ministry at church. Richard served four years on our Pastoral Council, and two and a half years as our Grand Knight. Finally, Richard is a past Faithful Navigator Assembly 2767.

October 2015

Joe and Sally Galica

September 2015

Chris and Rebecca Tovar

August 2015

Leo and Peggy Saenz

July 2015

Walter and Kathleen Yucikas

June 2015

Bill and Kimberly Lindsey

Our Family of the Month for June is Billy and Kimberly Lindsey. Billy has been a Knight for over three years and is a Fourth Degree Knight and an officer in the Fourth Degree assembly. Billy is active with the youth ministry and a team member of the TEC retreat program. Kimberly is also very active in the parish and helps out in a lot of activities. She is a member of the Springfest Committee. Both Billy and Kimberly serve the church wherever and whenever called upon. One of their daughters is an Altar Server. This family is very active in our parish and embody what it is to be a good, solid Catholic family. Congratulations on being selected Family of the Month!

May 2015

John and Patricia Hicks

April 2015

Tony and Terri Cuccio

March 2015

Mike and Jessica Cottrell

February 2015

James and Audrey Poche

January 2015

John and Caroline Olenowski

December 2014

The Holy Family

Lord Jesus Christ, who, being made subject to Mary and Joseph, didst consecrate domestic life by Thine ineffable virtues; grant that we, with the assistance of both, may be taught by the example of Thy holy Family and may attain to its everlasting fellowship. Who livest and reignest, world without end. Amen.

November 2014

Ira and Jenny Rogers

October 2014

David Sr. and Teresa Garcia

September 2014

Tim and Patti Paoletti

August 2014

Doug and Leigh Heihns

July 2014

John and Sarah Dockstader

June 2014

Jason and Vanessa Ferguson

May 2014

Leo and Peggy Saenz

April 2014

Chris and Rebecca Tovar

March 2014

Juan and Juanita Gonzalez

February 2014

Joel and Lily Montes

January 2014

David and JoLynn Kohutek

December 2013

The Holy Family

Lord Jesus Christ, who, being made subject to Mary and Joseph, didst consecrate domestic life by Thine ineffable virtues; grant that we, with the assistance of both, may be taught by the example of Thy holy Family and may attain to its everlasting fellowship. Who livest and reignest, world without end. Amen.

November 2013

Cody and Sylvia Carothers

October 2013

Bob and Patti Hogan

August 2013

Jim and Lori Wielenga

July 2013

Bob and Patti Hogan

April 2013

Juan and Cynthia Villareal

March 2013

Ira and Jenny Rogers

February 2013

Deacon Paul and Veronica Rodriguez

January 2013

Deacon John and Marilyn Murphy

December 2012

The Holy Family

Lord Jesus Christ, who, being made subject to Mary and Joseph, didst consecrate domestic life by Thine ineffable virtues; grant that we, with the assistance of both, may be taught by the example of Thy holy Family and may attain to its everlasting fellowship. Who livest and reignest, world without end. Amen.

November 2012

All Knights and Their Families

October 2012

Ira and Jenny Rogers

September 2012

David and Anna Montoya

August 2012

Fred and Therese Sternenberg

July 2012

Walter and Kathleen Yucikas

June 2012

Bryan and Tori Kenney