Post Eagle Newspaper


Dec 9, 2023

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K of C, Regina Mundi Council #3969
Officers Installed

NEW JERSEY – Officers of the Knights of Columbus, Regina Mundi Council Council #3969, were  installed by Former District Deputy, Peter Kueken, Jr., at a mass concelebrated by Chaplain/Pastor, Father Richard D. Kilcomons & Fr. Jody Baran, at St. Andrew the Apostle Church in Clifton. The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic men’s, fraternal-benefit society that was formed to render financial aid to members and their families.

Mutual aid and assistance are offered to sick, disabled and needy members, their families and the community.  Last year the Knights of Columbus made $173 million in charitable donations and its members had provided 71.5 million in volunteer hours.  Regina Mundi Council #3969 is the oldest Knights of Columbus council in Clifton and has been serving the Clifton area for 60 years!

Pictured from left are, (bottom row): Outside Guard: Emeliano Pastrana; Peter S. Babits; Recorder: James R. Canova; Lecturer: Robert R. Zomerdyke; Deputy Grand Knight: Robert Miller, PGK; Grand Knight: Robert B. Bollettino; Peter Kueken, Jr., FDD. (Top Row): Fr. Jody Baran, Grand Knight/Chaplain Perez Council #262, Passaic, Outside Guard: Dr. Rodulfo P. Moises, M.D.; Financial Secretary: Marcus T. Fazio; Warden: Dennis J. Aste; Chancellor: John R. Zipf; Trustee: Raymond Yannette; Chaplain: Fr. Richard D. Kilcomons.  Not pictured are: Treasurer: Raymond J. Cramer, Jr.; Advocate: John D. Pogogrelec, Jr., Esq.; Inside Guard: Frank P. Sanderson; & Trustees: Martin E. Neville, PGK; Martin J. Kless, PGK; Jeremiah Niblock, PGK.

Photo courtesy of Regina Mundi Council