Browsing The Northern Cross

Jubilees

40 years 

Deacon H.L. (Chico) Anderson

Deacon H.L. (Chico) Anderson was ordained to the permanent diaconate by Bishop Paul Anderson for the Diocese of Duluth on Nov. 28, 1981. Deacon Anderson is married to Janet Anderson. He previously served in the parishes of St. Benedict, St. John, St. Michael, and St. Lawrence in Duluth. He also served at the Newman Center in campus ministry. He is currently serving at Benedictine Living Community, St. Scholastica Monastery, and the College of St. Scholastica. 

 

 

Deacon David Craig

Deacon David Craig was ordained to the permanent diaconate by Bishop Paul Anderson for the Diocese of Duluth on Sept. 11, 1981. Deacon Craig is married to Cheryl Craig. He has served in the parishes of St. Alice, Pequot Lakes, and St. Christopher, Nisswa. He was the director of the Permanent Diaconate Office for the Diocese of Duluth and served on the Deacon Council and Clergy Personnel Board. He is currently retired but is still helping out in his parishes, now known as Our Lady of the Lakes. 

 

 

Deacon Gregory Hutar 

Deacon Gregory Hutar was ordained to the permanent diaconate by Bishop Paul Anderson for the Diocese of Duluth on Sept. 11, 1981. Deacon Hutar is married to Kathy Hutar. He has served at Resurrection Church, Eveleth; St Anthony, Ely; St. Pius X, Babbitt; and St. Martin, Tower. He also served on the Deacon Council and served as a chaplain for Scouts. He is currently retired but is still helping out in his parishes. 

 
 
30 years 

Deacon Michael Knuth 

Deacon Michael Knuth was ordained to the permanent diaconate by Bishop Roger Schwietz, OMI, for the Diocese of Duluth on Nov. 24, 1991, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary in Duluth. Deacon Knuth is married to Lori Knuth. He has served at St. Alice Church, Pequot Lakes, and St. Christopher Church, Nisswa. He was administrator for All Saints Church, Baxter, and also served as the diocesan vocations director. He is currently serving at St. Francis, Brainerd; All Saints, Baxter; St. Thomas of the Pines, Pine Beach; St Edward, Longville; and St. Paul, Remer. 

 

Deacon Philip Mayer 

Deacon Philip Mayer was ordained to the permanent diaconate by Bishop Roger Schwietz, OMI, for the Diocese of Duluth on Nov. 24, 1991, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary in Duluth. Deacon Mayer was married to the late Diane Mayer. He is currently serving at St. Joseph, Crosby; Holy Family, Hillman; and Our Lady of Fatima, Garrison. He also previously served at St. Joseph, Deerwood.