Father Rice scholarships awarded

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  • Scholarship winners celebrate at St. Kateri parish. From left: Pastor Father Tom Fallone, Liam Armstrong, Kylie Piacentino, Jordan Trzcinski, and Grand Knight Jim Brocato. Back row: Will McKenna and Brendan Puszcz. Photo courtesy of St. Kateri Knights of Columbus

SPARTA — The Saint Kateri Knights of Columbus Council #13677 from Sparta recently recognized the winners of the 2017 Father Patrick Rice Memorial Scholarship. Congratulations to Sparta High School graduating seniors Brendan Puszcz, Jordan Trzcinski, Liam Armstrong, Will McKenna, and Kylie Piacentino, who were honored at the Sparta High School award ceremony. The award is named in memory of Father Patrick Rice, former pastor of St. Kateri.

Saint Kateri pastor Father Tom Fallone noted: “We want to thank our Knights for sponsoring this award in honor of Father Pat.”

The awards were presented by Grand Knight Jim Brocato who was joined by Patrick Rice, a cousin of Father Rice as well as NJ State Squires Chairman Peter Briody.

For more information on the Saint Kateri Knights please visit <URL destination="http://www.saintkaterikofc.org ">www.saintkaterikofc.org

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