Celebrating 2016 Jesuit Jubilarians at Boston College High School

Sept. 22, 2016 – On Sept. 18, Jesuits, friends and family gathered at Boston College High School to celebrate the lives and achievements of some of the Jesuit jubilarians in the USA Northeast Province. An earlier jubilarian Mass was held at Fordham University on Sept. 10. The province is grateful to the men celebrating jubilees for their wholehearted response to God’s call to serve.

View the slideshow below to see highlights from the day at BC High. Click here to view photos from the jubilarian celebration at Fordham University in the Bronx.

Below is a list of all of this year's jubilarians in the USA Northeast Province: 

80 Years in the Society 25 Years in the Society
Fr. Louis L. Grenier, SJ Fr. Christopher J. Devron, SJ

Fr. John T. Butler, SJ
75 Years in the Society Fr. John F. Gavin, SJ
Fr. William J. Richardson, SJ Fr. John C. Monahan, SJ
70 Years in the Society 60 Years in the Priesthood
Fr. Gerard L. McLaughlin, SJ Fr. Joseph F. Brennan, SJ *
Fr. William D. Ibach, SJ Fr. Paul J. Dugan, SJ
Fr. Lawrence J. O’Toole, SJ Fr. Richard J. Hoar, SJ
Fr. Patrick J. Ryan, SJ Fr. Francis J. Ryan, SJ
Fr. Ronald W. Sams, SJ Fr. John M. Buckley, SJ
Fr. John F. Curran, SJ
Fr. Daniel J. O’Brien, SJ 50 Years in the Priesthood
  Fr. Denis R. Como, SJ
60 Years in the Society Fr. James J. Bowes, SJ
Fr. Anthony J. Azzarto, SJ Fr. Gerard H. Ettlinger, SJ
Fr. Peter E. Fink, SJ Fr. Daniel J. Fitzpatrick, SJ
Fr. Francis X. Hezel, SJ Fr. Kenneth J. Hezel, SJ
Fr. Richard A. Blake, SJ Fr. William M. Sullivan, SJ
Fr. Edward T. Dowling, SJ Fr. Neil L. Ver’Schneider, SJ
Fr. Francis J. Nash, SJ Fr. Joseph A. Appleyard, SJ
Fr. Herbert J. Cleary, SJ * Fr. Richard J. Clifford, SJ
Fr. David H. Gill, SJ Fr. Alfred J. Hicks, SJ
Fr. Joseph J. Godfrey, SJ Fr. John J. Higgins, SJ *
Fr. John J. Karwin, SJ * Fr. Edward F. Howard, SJ
Fr. James F. Keenan, SJ Fr. Kenneth J. Hughes, SJ
Fr. Kevin G. O’Connell, SJ * Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan, SJ
Fr. David A. Skelskey, SJ Fr. Robert V. Paskey, SJ
Fr. David J. Casey, SJ
  25 Years in the Priesthood
50 Years in the Society Fr. Keith F. Pecklers, SJ
Fr. Richard D. Bertrand, SJ Fr. Martin L. Chase, SJ
Fr. Terrence W. Curry, SJ Fr. Dean P. Bechard, SJ
Fr. Thomas R. Marciniak, SJ Fr. John J. Hanwell, SJ
Fr. Kirk R. Reynolds, SJ Fr. Kenneth G. Loftus, SJ
Fr. Michael J. Sala, SJ Fr. John D. Savard, SJ
Fr. Robert F. VerEecke, SJ Fr. Joseph J. Schad, SJ
Fr. John T. Dzieglewicz, SJ Fr. Edward J. Vodoklys, SJ
Fr. Vincent W. Hevern, SJ Fr. Thomas W. Worcester, SJ
Fr. William J. Rakowicz, SJ Fr. James H. Dahlinger, SJ
Fr. Paul W. Brant, SJ
Fr. Richard K. Gross, SJ
Fr. James J. Conn, SJ

*Jubilarians who have gone to their eternal reward during the past year.

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