I joined the Knights in 1985 at Iowa Falls Council 5835 and took my 2nd and 3rd shortly thereafter at Eagle Grove. While there I served as the council "advocate".
In 1987 I transferred to Council No 2074 in Denison and became Grand Knight in 1989.
I served as District Deputy from 1991-1995
I become a 4th degree Knight at the 1992 Mason City convention.
I transferred to Council No 2839 Holy Rosary in 1995
I served as State Church Director from 1994-2002.
I was elected to the office of State Warden and served 2002-2004 followed by State Secretary 2004-2006 and State Deputy 2006-2008.
In 2010 I was asked to pioneer the Iowa Knight Life www.iowaknightlife.org
I am currently serving as the State Membership Director 2012-2014.
~ State Deputy's 2014 Fourth of July Message! ~
As you all know, our principles are charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism. Independence Day is a good day to reflect about patriotism.
As you celebrate the Fourth of July with family and friends, remember to pause for a moment to think about our freedoms and how much we owe those who came before us and shaped our country into what it is today. We should especially keep in mind…Continue
Many of you are familiar with the book “Knights to Christ”. It has been available on e-book for a couple of years. The Colorado council is offering FREE download of the book onto your Android/iPhone smart phone from Amazon. Go to the following link and follow through. It will never (of course) ask for any credit card info – it’s FREE
Here’s the catch: only to this Sunday March 23rd – pass the word and act quickly!!!!…Continue
Don Steil former District Deputy reports:
Dickie Smith passed away on Monday Feb. 17/2014. Her Funeral Service will be on Sat. Feb. 22/2014. At Sacred Heart Church. Visitation will be on Friday, Feb. 21/2014 from 4-7:00 PM at Goettsch Funeral Home, 514 West First St., Monticello, IA.
You can find the obituary online at; Goettsch Funeral Home, Monticello, IA, …Continue
From Columbia Magazine:
Assisted by the Knights of Columbus Ultrasound Initiative, Women’s Care Center helps women to choose life
by Alexandra M. Wright
In 1984, a college student approached her favorite professor at the University of Notre Dame with a concern greater than the grade on her latest exam. She had received the results of a different kind of test, and she feared what a baby…Continue