Prayer Requests

Please include those identified below in your prayers. These prayer requests have been submitted by brother Knights.

Requests From Our Councils

From Council: 113
Submitted on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 for:
Becca and Brianna Arel

For health

From Council: 113
Submitted on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 for:
SK Eugene "Bud" Garceau

State Council Requests

Submitted on Thursday, September 19, 2019 for:
Joseph F. Mulligan the Father of FDD Tom Mulligan

Please keep Joseph and the Mulligan family in your prayers.

Joseph F. Mulligan, 89, of Coventry, formerly of North Kingstown, passed away Monday, September 16, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Lorraine L. (McCarthy) Mulligan for 59 years. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Alexander F. and Harriett (Mathews) Mulligan.

Mr. Mulligan served his country honorably in the US Navy during the Korean War. After his service, he was employed by Troster, Singer & Co. in Manhattan where he worked as a trader for sixteen years. Upon moving to Rhode Island in 1976, he was employed by the Jamestown School Department, where he worked for ten years before retiring.

Mr. Mulligan was the loving father of James P. Mulligan who passed away in 2000, Thomas J. Mulligan, Chief, NKPD (Ret.) and his wife, Mary-Kate of North Kingstown, Gerard F. Mulligan of Coventry, Dennis M. Mulligan and his wife, Susanne of Germany, Rita E. Mulligan of North Kingstown, and Barbara A. Mulligan of Coventry; devoted grandfather of Thomas, Quintin, Benjamin, Patrick, Jacqueline Mulligan, Haleigh Ward, Lexie and Avarie White; great-grandfather of Ella and Harper; brother of Dorothy, Arlene, and the late Thomasine. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held Monday, September 23, 2019 at 9 am from the FAGAN-QUINN FUNERAL HOME, 825 Boston Neck Rd., North Kingstown with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 am in St. Bernard Church, 275 Tower Hill Rd., North Kingstown. Burial with military funeral honors will be in the RI Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours will be Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 4-7 pm in the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to Scalabrini Villa, 860 North Quidnessett Rd., North Kingstown, RI 02852, will be appreciated.

Submitted on Saturday, September 14, 2019 for:
Calling hours for the Most Reverend Bishop Francis X. Roque, D.D.

Calling hours will be on Wednesday, September 18 from 4:00 - 8:00PM in the Chapel of St. Jeanne Jugan Residence, 964 Main Street, Pawtucket, RI.

A Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial will be offered for Bishop Roque's soul on Thursday, September 19 at 11:00AM at the Cathedral of SS Peter & Paul, Fenner Street, Providence, RI.

Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston, RI.

Submitted on Friday, September 13, 2019 for:
Bishop Francis X. Roque

Please remember Bishop Francis X. Roque in your prayers, he passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2019. More information to follow when it becomes available.

Submitted on Friday, September 13, 2019 for:
CT PSD Ralph Grandpre

Please remember Connecticut's Past State Deputy Ralph Grandpre and his family in your prayers.

Submitted on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 for:
FDD Gene (Bud) Garceau


Please keep FDD Gene (Bud) Garceau and the Garceau family in your prayers. Bud passed on Tuesday, September 3.

Visitation will be Friday, September 6th from 3:00PM to 7:00PM at Menard-Lacouture Funeral Home, 127 Carrington Avenue, Woonsocket, RI.

A Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00AM on Saturday, September 7th at Precious Blood Church, 94 Carrington Avenue, Woonsocket, RI (across the street from the Funeral Home).

Burial with Military Honors to follow at St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery, 310 Wrentham Road, Bellingham, MA.