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Pastors and Priests in Service to Shrine Parish

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Pastors

Fr. Charles E. Coughlin, 1925-1966

Fr. James L. Hayes, 1966-1974

Fr. Edward J. Prus, Co-Pastor 1975-1980

Fr. Edward A. Belczak, Co-Pastor 1975-1980

Fr. Edward J. Prus, 1980-1987

Fr. Edward Haggerty, 1987-1990

Msgr. John Gordon, 1990-1991

Msgr. Alexander Brunett, 1991-1994

Msgr. John Nienstedt, 1994-1996

Msgr. William Easton, 1996-2013

Fr. Joseph Lang, Administrator, 2013-2014

Fr. Robert Fisher, 2014 —



Priests

Fr. Fred Costello, 1928

Fr. Patrick J. Tiernan, 1928-1929

Fr. Thomas Lynch, 1929

Fr. Beno Brink, OSB, 1930

Fr. Thomas J. Burke, 1930

Fr. John de Deo, OFM, 1930-1932

Fr. Vincent Kroger, OFM, 1930-1931

Fr. Conrad Link, OFM, 1930-1932

Fr. Reginald Lutomski, OFM, 1930-1933

Fr. Thomas F. Tulley, 1930-1934

Fr. Aloysius, OFM, 1931

Fr. Hyacinty Blocker, OFM, 1931

Fr. William Faber, OFM, 1931-1935

Fr. Egbert Fischer, OFM, 1931

Fr. Barnabas MacAlarney, OFM, 1931

Fr. Cassian Sand, OFM, 1932-1942

Fr. James A. Callahan, 1933-1934

Fr. Francis Xavier, OFM, 1933

Fr. Harold J. Assenmacher, 1934-1936

Fr. Albert M. Hutting, 1934-1939

Fr. Cyril Keating, 1934-1941

Fr. B.W. Kilfoyle, OFM, 1934-1935

Fr. Raymond Balko, OSB, 1936-1937

Fr. Peter B. Wiethe, OFM, 1937-1946

Fr. Urban Freundt, OFM, 1939-1940

Fr. Simon Schmitt, 1939

Fr. Thomas M. Kenny, 1940-1945

Fr. Diomede Pohlkamp, OFM, 1940

Fr. Howard G. Hungerford, 1941-1946

Fr. Louis Rohr, OFM, 1942-1945, 1958-1961

Fr. Florence Hoste, OFM, 1945-1949, 1955-1965

Fr. Ralph J. Vigneau, 1945-1950

Fr. Jerome L. Kreig, 1946-1952

Fr. Aurelian Munch, OFM, 1946-1949

Fr. Adrian Doherty, MSSsT, 1950-1952

Fr. Richard M. Haney, 1950-1953

Fr. Thomas F. Rodgers, CSSp, 1950-1966

Fr. Leonard Foley, OFM, 1952-1955

Fr. Paul V. Matheson, 1952-1956

Fr. Juvenal Pfalzer, OFM, 1952-1958

Fr. Paul Lederman, 1953-1954

Fr. Walter H. Ford, 1954

Fr. Robert Kilcoyne, 1954-1959

Fr. Christopher Hites, OSB, 1955-1957

Fr. Walter D. Bracken, 1956-1961

Fr. Gerald Brinkman, OFM, 1957-1958

Fr. Christopher Schneider, OFM, 1957-1958

Fr. Robert B. Koenig, 1959-1964

Fr. Ignatius DeClairac, SJ, 1960-1961

Fr. Gregory Diebold, OFM, 1961

Fr. Cronan Kline, OFM, 1961-1965

Fr. Bernard C. Loeher, 1961-1962 (in residence)

Fr. William J. Murphy, 1961-1965

Fr. William R. Palmer, 1963-1965

Fr. Robert F. Zindler, 1964-1969

Fr. Dacian W. Batt, OFM, 1965-1966

Fr. Maurice C. Decker, 1965-1968

Fr. Richard R. Lauinger, 1965-1969

Fr. Jorge Jorge, SJ, 1966-1969

Fr. Charles Cushing, 1967-1973 (Chaplain, Beaumont Hospital)

Fr. Raymond Zeugner, 1967

Fr. Stanley Krogulecki, 1968-1969

Fr. James A.J. Sheridan, MM, 1968-1969

Fr. Dennis M. Fallon, 1969-1971

Fr. Edward J. Prus, 1969-1975

Fr. Clifford Ruskowski, 1969-1972

Fr. Henry W. Traub, SJ, 1969-1972

Fr. Ronald J. Alder, 1972-1975

Fr. Edward A. Belczak, 1972-1975

Fr. Robert Sable, 1973-1974 (in residence)

Fr. Michael N. Cooney, 1975-1980

Fr. Dennis D. Duggan, 1980-1984

Fr. Gary Schulte, 1980-1983

Fr. Clyde Pidgeon, 1981-1982

Fr. Donald M. Clark, 1982

Fr. Timothy D. Hogan, 1982-1983

Fr. Thomas Kirwan, 1983-1984

Fr. Michael C. LeFevre, 1983-1986

Fr. Dennis DiPaolo, 1984-1987

Fr. Charles G. Kosanke, 1986-1988

Fr. Anthony Sulkowski, 1987-1989

Fr. Robert Bauer, 1988-1994

Fr. Thomas Puzio, 1989-1992

Fr. Ronald Browne, 1992-1995

Fr. Timothy Szott, 1992 (in residence)

Fr. Jeffrey M. Monforton, 1994-1996

Fr. Ralph L. Quane, 1995-1997

Fr. Reginald Brady, 1996-2000

Fr. Timothy Kesicki, SJ, 1996-2000

Fr. Joseph Horn, 1997-2001

Fr. Lambert Smits, CICM, 1997-2004 (in residence)

Fr. Joseph Gerardi, 2000-2003

Fr. Karl Kiser, SJ, 2000-2001, 2004

Fr. Scott Thibodeau, 2001-2003

Fr. Michael Heppen, CSC, 2003-2007

Fr. Robert Liberty, 2003-2006

Fr. Tomasz Maka, 2003-2007

Fr. Marek Jarosz, 2004-2006

Fr. James A. Smalarz, 2006-2008

Fr. Pawel K. Kaczmarzyk, 2007-2010

Fr. Joseph Lang, 2007-

Fr. Krzysztof Novak, 2007-2010

Fr. Anthony Camilleri, 2010-

Fr. Adalberto Espinosa, 2010-2013

Fr. Patrick Gonyeau, 2013-


Orders

C.I.C.M. — Congregatio Immaculati Cordis Mariae
English translation: Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
U.S. Province is known as Missionhurst Missionaries

C.S.C. — Congregatio Sanctae Crusis
English translation: Congregation of the Holy Cross

C.S.Sp. — Congregatio Sancti Spiritus
English translation: Congregation of The Holy Spirit
Known also as the Congregation of the Holy Spirit under the protection of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

M.M. — Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Missionaries)

M.SS.S.T. — Missionary Servants of the Most Holy Trinity

O.F.M. — Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)

O.S.B. — Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines or Benedictine Monks)

S.J. — Society of Jesus (Jesuits)



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