May 2, 2013
JUBILARIANS HONORED IN ST. LOUIS
Eight Marianist jubilarians from the St. Louis area were honored on April 27 at a Mass at Our Lady of the Pillar. Provincial Marty Solma presided, and Fr. Bill Meyer gave the homily. Fr. Oscar Vasquez served as master of ceremonies for the Mass, and Fr. Paul Marshall served as master of ceremonies for the reception that followed in the parish center. Honored were Bro. Walter Ebbesmeyer (70 years of profession); Bros. Cletus Behlmann, Louis Ernst, Fr. Al McMenamy and Bro. Richard Schrader (60 years); Bro. Lawrence McBride (50 years); and Fr. Tom French and Bro. Tom Wendorf (25 years).
The St. Louis festivities are the first of six Province-sponsored jubilee celebrations scheduled in the coming months. Check upcoming issues of FamilyOnline for coverage of jubilee events in San Antonio; Cupertino; Marriottsville, Md.; Honolulu; and Dayton.
Congratulations to St. Louis Marianist jubilarians Bro. Cletus Behlmann (60 years of profession), Fr. Tom French (25), Bros. Louis Ernst (60), Tom Wendorf (25), Wally Ebbesmeyer (70), Rich Schrader (60), Larry McBride (50) and Fr. Al McMenamy (60).