St Francis Council #4401 of Our Lady Of Sorrows
23815 Power Rd, Farmington, MI 48336 Join Us
St Francis Council #4401 of Our Lady Of Sorrows
23815 Power Rd, Farmington, MI 48336 Join Us

Council Officers

The success of our council relies on the commitment and dedication of our members. We always encourage council members to get involved by taking on a council officer position. To see a description of officer duties and responsibilities click here.

Jim Filbert

Grand Knight (President)

SK. Henry Testa, PGK

Immediate Past Grand Knight

SK. Rev. Mark Brauer

Chaplain

Pastor, Our Lady of Sorrows

SK. Alex Franz

Deputy Grand Knight

Anand Thakur

Chancellor
& Family Director

Bob Plocinik

Warden

SK. George Curran

Membership Director
& Advocate

SK Bill McKeever, PGK, PDD

4th Degree Faithful Navigator

Patrick Dwyer

Recorder

Mark Rychlinski

Treasurer

SK. Tony DiPonio

Financial Secretary

SK. Henry Testa, PGK

Program Director

Mike Evangelista

Trustee (1 year)

Tom Rancour

Trustee (2 year)
& Community Director

SK Dean Wojtowicz

Trustee (3 year)
& Counselor Editor

Tom Herrmann

Life Director

Max Esmay

Faith Director

Tom Pegler

Building Corp President

SK David Trumpy

Guard

Pablo Martinez

Guard

Mike Kandah

Guard

Randy D'Amore

Guard

 

SK. Don Garon

District Deputy

SK. Greg Bennett

Insurance Field Agent

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SK. William H. Chassé

Michigan State Deputy

SK. Carl A. Anderson

Supreme Knight

SK = Sir Knight, a Knight haven recieved the 4th Degree.  PGK = Past Grand Knight of our council.  PFN = Past Faithful Navigator of our 4th Degree Assembly.

Past Grand Knights

Arthur Droste

1957 – 1959

Thomas Grady

1959-1960

Nicholas Wyles

1960-1961

Cecil Harris

1961 -1962

Mario Sorrentino

1962 - 1964

Joseph Koehler

1964-1966
1994-1995

Donald Jack

1966-1968

Dale Monette

1968-1969
1970-1971

Floyd Gardner

1969-1970

Robert Brown

1971-1972
1977-1978

Frank Bernock

1972-1973

Richard Kral

1973-1974

George Jagitsch

1974-1976

Joseph Phillips

1976-1977
1981-1982

Richard Bur

1978-1981

Russell Loomis

1982-1984

Ronald Piper

1984-1986

William Skibinski

1986-1988
1995-1997

Gerald Crossmyer

1988-1990

Edward Waldecker

1990-1992

Robert Bywalic

1992-1994

Eugene Schicker

1997-1998

Marty Kozicki

1998-2000

Ronald LeMieux

2000-2002

Howard Dupont

2002-2003

Russell Waldecker

2003 - 2005

William McKeever

2005 - 2007

Michael McKeever

2007 - 2009

Edward Waldecker, Jr.

2009 - 2011

Gary Mallia

2011 – 2013

Marc Wilkins

2013 – 2015

Joseph Hejka

2015 – 2017

Fred Arganoza

2017-2018

Henry Testa

2018-2020

Past Chaplains

We are forever grateful for the interest, inspiration and guidance of our Chaplains throughout the years
“You are a priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.” Hebrews 7:17

Fr. Sylvan Becker, O.F.M.

Fr. Francis Hoffer, O.F.M.

Fr. Basil Westendick, O.F.M.

Msgr. Thomas Beahan

Fr. Robert Schaden

Fr. James O’Hagan

Fr. James Wright

Fr. Virgil Lobering, O.F.M

Fr. Francis Tebbe, O.F.M.

Fr. Leo Broderick

Msgr. Clement Kern

Fr. Bert Heise, O.F.M.

Fr. John Hardon, S.J.

Fr. Loren O’Dea