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Family of the Month

Family of the Month on August 9 2020

Good Afternoon my name is Ray Lopez I am the Grand Knight of the Newburgh Council Msgr. Henry O’Carroll # 444 in Newburgh for the Knights of Columbus

Today we are honoring the Family of the month for July at Sacred Heart Church. The family Picked is The Patrick Rutaquio Family.

The family has been parishioners of Sacred Heart since arriving in Newburgh in 1999. The Kids received all there Sacrament here.

Patrick is an ICU Nurse at Vassar Hospital. At Sacred Heart he is a Sacristan, Usher and Eucharistic Minister and is a Member of the Knights of Columbus, he is married to Elizabeth is a RN who was REP school teacher for three years and is a Eucharistic Minister.

They have two Young Adults. Xaveor was an Altar Server then became Head Altar Server and began to help train and advise others. Phoebe is part or the choir since she was 12 and then becoming a cantor. Both have assisted in many church events over the years.

I would like to congratulate them on being fine Role models for the church.

Names left to right:

Joe Coyle (PGK), Deacon Peter Haight, Ken Ryan (PGK), Joe Kuntz, Bill Kuntz (FS), Ray Lopez (GK), Patrick Rutaquio, Xaveor Rutaquio, Phoebe Rutaquio, Elizabeth Rutquio, Steve Galick, Andy Civale, Jim Peloso, Domingo Ampil