Lawler Family Continues to Help Retired Priests

The annual Chris and Kathie Lawler Dinner was held Feb. 3 at Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston. The benefit assists the retired priests of the diocese.  Shown, from left, are: Thomas Lawler, Jennifer Lawler (daughter), Msgr. Vincent Keane (honoree),  Brendan Lawler (son), Anne Lawler (daughter-in-law), and Katelyn Lawler (daughter).  The dinner memorializes a former diocesan employee and her son who were killed in 2001 when Flight No. 587 crashed in Belle Harbor.