Bishop Thomas Announces Deacon Appointments

Bishop Daniel E. Thomas announces the following appointments which are effective Saturday September 18, 2021:

Newly Ordained Deacon Appointments:

Deacon Bruce A. Alge, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Bernard Parish, New Washington and Saint Francis Xavier Parish, Willard.

Deacon Kevin P. Coulter, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Joseph Parish, Maumee.

Deacon Michael P. Dazley, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Mary Parish, Millersville and Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Gibsonburg.

Deacon Paul W. Feasel, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Wendelin Parish, Fostoria.

Deacon Gregg E. Focht, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Joan of Arc Parish, Toledo.

Deacon David K. Gerardi, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Findlay.

Deacon Fred C. Herold, to Permanent Deacon of Saint John the Evangelist Parish, and Saint Rose of Lima Parish, Lima.

Deacon Jason R. Hinners, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Peter Parish, Huron.

Deacon Thomas J. Hojnacki, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Jerome Parish, Walbridge.

Deacon Eugene R. Honigford, to Permanent Deacon of Saint John the Evangelist Parish, Delphos, Saint John the Baptist Parish, Landeck and Saint Patrick Parish, Spencerville. 

Deacon Matthew J. Kettinger, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Findlay.

Deacon David J. Krempec, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Louis Parish, Custar and Saint Patrick Parish, Providence.

Deacon David L. Maas, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Peter and Paul Parish, Ottawa.

Deacon John F. Murray, Jr., to Permanent Deacon of Saint Mary Mother of the Redeemer Parish, Norwalk and Saint Anthony of Padua Parish, Milan.

Deacon James M. O’Donnell, while remaining Pastoral Leader of Mother of Sorrows Parish, Put-In Bay- and Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, Kelleys Island, to Permanent Deacon of the same parishes.

Deacon William H. Petro, to Permanent Deacon of Gesu Parish, Toledo and Saint Pius X Parish, Toledo.

Deacon Richard A. Sasala, Jr., to Permanent Deacon of Saint Joseph Parish, Sylvania.

Deacon James E. Savage, to Permanent Deacon of Holy Trinity Parish, Assumption.

Deacon Gregory F. Siebenallar, to Permanent Deacon of All Saints Parish, New Riegel.

Deacon Michael T. Swanson, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Ignatius Parish, Oregon, and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Bono.

Deacon James J. Tokarsky, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Mary Parish, Vermillion.

Deacon Timothy R. Walters, to Permanent Deacon of Saint Ann Parish Fremont, and Saint Joseph Parish, Fremont.

Deacon José L. Zamora, while remaining Pastoral Leader of Saint Mary Parish, Clyde, to Permanent Deacon of the same parish.

Other Deacon Appointments:

Deacon Melvin J. Shell, while remaining Permanent Deacon of Saint Joseph Parish, Fremont to Permanent Deacon of Saint Ann Parish, Fremont.

Deacon David F. Rospert, from Permanent Deacon of Saint Mary Parish, Norwalk and Saint Anthony Parish, Milan to Permanent Deacon of Saint Paul Parish, Norwalk.