Knights of Columbus Annual Blue Mass
Knights of Columbus Council #444 of Newburgh recently held their Annual Blue Mass. The Blue Mass was held at Sacred Heart-St. Francis Church in Newburgh with Fr. Bill Damroth officiating. The Blue Mass paid tribute to all First Responders and members of the Military Services. The mass also remembered all those persons who perished on 9/11/01. Pictured above are Fr. Bill Damroth, Deacon Tony Ferraiuolo, Deacon Tom Neppl , Deacon Larry Kawula, members of the Knights of Columbus Color Corps, the Catholic War Veterans, Fire Fighters from the Battalion 3 Fire Companies in the Town of Newburgh, and other first responders both active and retired.
Photo and article by Greg Gaetano