Holy Family Council #11981

Father Terry Leading a Gospel reflection at April 2024 meeting.

The April 2024 Family of the Month, Bob and Pat Vanselow

April 2024 Knight of the Month, Lou Rundio

Kent Deener and Mike Gilbert making Hamburgers at the 2024 Pentecost BBQ.

Dan Ostermeyer presenting a $500 Check to Vivian Maly of TLC Pregnancy Services on May 3, 2024

GK Greg presented team Minister Patty McCarthy $1000 “Fish Fry” check
for the Teen Mission Trip

HFCA Principal Kate O'Brian, Scholarship winner Omar Salinas and GK Greg

Scholarship Chair, Bob Vanselow Scholarship winner Lauren Kelley and GK Greg,

Frank Landowski - March 2024 Knight of the Month.

DGK Rick McMahon getting recognition for assisting the Holy Ghost Council #4977. Award presented by GK Jim Degiulio.

Holy Thursday Procession 3/28/24

Mike Gilbert and Rick McMahon @ Holy Thursday Adoration Honor Guard. 3/28/24

Our fantastic Chefs including Dan Hall and Deano Dalaly - 2024 Fish Fry

Our wonderful Servers at 2024 Fish Fries

our Baked Fish Artists Dale Raczowski, and Jim Riedl ( Mike Gilbert and Lou Rundio not shown)

2/16/2024 First Fish Fry - Father Terry leading Grace

Dan and Elia Tokarz along with Karen Flasch at the January Produce Distribution at HF.

Our 2023 Xmas Eve Parking Crew, Deano Dalaly, Jim Posch, Dan and William Ostermeyer.

2023 Christmas Party

2023 Christmas Party

2023 Christmas Party

2023 Christmas Party

The Winners of the 2023 Kringle Classic - Immanuel Lutheran Bobcats

GK Greg Flanagan receiving the Star Council Award for the 2022-2023 Fraternal Year, from DD Richard Lambke. 10/26/23

Dan Ostermeyer, Life Director, Blood Drive Coordinator, and Donor at our December 2023 Blood drive!

Grand Knight Greg congratulates Mike and Marie Colby on 40 years of Marriage!

PGK Glenn Yamamoto and his Grand Daughters, Lia and Adriana, representing our council at the Walk for Life 10/21/23

HF 11981 was proud to support the "March for Life" at St Theresa. 10/21/23

PGN Glenn Yamamoto, Dan and Katie Ostermeyer and PGK Deano Dalaly at the "Walk for Life" 10/21/23

Thanks again to Dan and Elia Tokarz for their work on the Blood Drive! 10/15/23

Dodie Carney and Dan Tokarz braving the wet and cold conditions for the Chicago Food Depository Produce distribution at St Emily Parish in Mount Prospect. (10/12/23)

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) Pack Night 08/31/23. Hero's wear Hair Nets!

11981 was proud to be a supporter of the Teen Mission Trip of 2023!

The Silver Rose Ceremony at St Theresa on Friday 8/25/23, in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Some talented Hot Dog Wrappers - Back to School Cookout 8/15/23

Assembling for Mass honoring feast of Blessed Michael McGivney 8/13/23

Grand Knight SK Greg Flanagan as he begins his second term with his wife of 50 years Anita. Greg is our 21st Grand Knight!

Dan Tokarz (left) was the recipient of the Michael McGivney award for 2023 for his work leading our Respect Life Efforts. Congratulations Dan!

The newly appointed officers form the sign of the cross symbolizing the Catholic spirit of the Knights of Columbus

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About Our Council

Council Business Meeting Schedule

4th Wednesday of the month at 06:30pm

Council Officers Meeting Schedule

2nd Wednesday of the month at 06:30

Meetings Location

2515 Palatine Road
Room 083 (Lower Level West Wing)
Inverness, IL 60067 US

Council Officers

Current Newsletter

Family of the Month

Bob and Pat Vanselow

Our April Family of the Month is Bob & Pat Vanselow. We’ve identified this honor specifically for their work in coordinating the April Corporate Mass and Brunch, but like so many things of this nature, we’re also thanking them for doing that for the ...

Knight of the Month

Lou Rundio

Our April Knight of the Month is Brother Lou Rundio. And it wouldn’t be too far-fetched to call this ”The Knight of the last 84 months or more”! Lou has been our council Recorder for at least seven years and he’s taking it on again next year. T...

Family of the Year

The "Lady Knights"

For all their work in supporting the Knights activities

Knight of the Year

Ken Aman

For his many years as Council Treasurer and support on our many activities.