Brother Grant Ferris, OSFS

Bro. Ferris passed away on January 17 in Ohio. He was 75, and taught history and government for many years at Cardinal Gibbons High School, while also serving as chairman of the Social Studies Department. He became an Oblate of St. Francis de Sales in 1966.

Richard Pianowski, 89

Mr. Richard A. Pianowski passed away on September 25. He had belonged to the Knights of Columbus since 19__, and was an Honorary Life Member of Council 3080. He was born November 30, 1931 in Amsterdam, New York and grew up in Ludlow, Massachusetts. Dick joined the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and … Read more

Fr. William Bowles, 87

Father Bowles, who served at St. John the Baptist Church as a parochial vicar from 2004 until his 2020 retirement, passed away on July 27 in North Miami. He was a Council 3080 Knight. He was born March 6, 1934 in Chicago and ordained a priest January 19, 1991 for the Diocese of New Ulm, … Read more