Knights of Columbus

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Knights of Columbus,

American Roman Catholic society for men, founded (1882) at New Haven, Conn. (where its headquarters are still located), by Father Michael J. McGivney. Its mission is to encourage fraternity and benevolence among its members, to promote tolerance, to encourage civic loyalty, and to protect the interests of the Roman Catholic Church.
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He was a longtime member and Past Grand Knight at the Leicester Knights of Columbus Council 4528, Leicester Troop 125, Boys Scouts where he was a former Eagle Scout and Committee Member.
Candy has been very instrumental in developing so many good programs for us, including the children's Christmas party,'' said John Riordan, past grand knight of the Van Nuys council.
Ray was a charter member and Past Grand Knight of the Leicester Council Knights of Columbus #4528 and a 4th degree member of the Bishop O'Reilly Assembly.
George's Church, Worcester, a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus, past faithful navigator of the Bishop O'Reilly Assembly 4th Degree; past president of the St.
Luke the Evangelist Church, a member and past Grand Knight of the John Boyle O'Reilly Council 85, Knights of Columbus, a member of WASA and of the Woodville Rod and Gun Club.
He was a Past Grand Knight of the Auburn Council, Knights of Columbus, and a member of the Polish American Veterans Association, a former member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish and a member of Saint Joseph Parish, Auburn.
Martin was a member of the American Legion Delisle-Goulet Post 92 and a past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus as he and his wife Muriel enjoyed taking KOC bowling trips up and down the East coast.
He was a former member and past Grand Knight of Council 85, Knights of Columbus and was a former member of the Wednesday Senior Golf Group.