Emmanuel Coty, Jr.

Emmanuel Coty, Jr., of SS. Joachim and Anne parish, Queens Village, was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. He has been married for 38 years to Marie and they have two daughters and one son. A childcare specialist, he is active in his parish as an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist, lector, and in altar server formation. […]

Daniel Diaz

Daniel Diaz, of Our Lady of Sorrows parish, Corona, was born in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic. He and his wife, Anabel, have been married for 16 years and they have two daughters. He works in maintenance and is active in his parish as an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist, catechist and as a […]

Dean S. Dobbins

Dean S. Dobbins, of Our Lady of Mercy parish, Forest Hills, is a native of Queens. He has been married to Sandra for 14 years and they have two sons. A director for IT security and an author, he has been active in his parish as a lector, an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist and […]

Nery R. Escobar

Nery R. Escobar, of SS. Joachim and Anne parish, Queens Village, was born in Ciudad de Guatemala. He has been married to Nora for 34 years and they have two sons. A maintenance worker, he is involved in his parish in RCIA, baptism preparation and as a lector. A Mass of thanksgiving will be celebrated […]

Dr. Philip A. Franco

Dr. Philip A. Franco, of Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish, Williamsburg, is a native of Brooklyn. He and Tara have been married for 11 years and they have three sons. The principal of St. Margaret’s School, Middle Village, he is active in his parish as an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist, and a member […]

Dr. Shih-Hao Fu

Dr. Shih-Hao Fu, of St. John Vianney parish, Flushing, was born in Taiwan. He has been married to Shayh-Ven (Natalie) for 35 years and they have two sons. A medical doctor/anesthesiologist, he is active in his parish as a lector, an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist and a cantor. He also teaches Bible classes and […]

Daniel Anibal Garcia Giron

Daniel Anibal Garcia Giron, of St. John Vianney parish, Flushing, was born in Chichicastenango, Guatemala. He has been married to Ramone for 15 years. A maintenance worker, he is active in his parish as a lector and an extraordinary minister of the Eucharist. A Mass of thanksgiving will be celebrated at St. John Vianney Church […]

Richard Leslie Hurst

Richard Leslie Hurst, of Sacred Heart parish, Cambria Heights, is a native of Oakland, Calif. He and his wife, Lory Ann, have been married for 22 years and they have a son and a daughter. A teacher and counselor in the NYC Board of Education, he is active in his parish in the pastoral care […]

Sokwon Im

Sokwon Im, of St. Paul Chong Ha- Sang parish, Flushing, is a native of Seoul, Korea. He has been married to Hyekyung for 24 years and they have one son and three daughters. A construction engineer, he is active in his parish as a member of the Parish Council. A Mass thanksgiving will be celebrated at […]

Vincent A. Lino

Vincent A. Lino, of St. Anastasia’s parish, Douglaston, is a native of Brooklyn. He has been married to Maria for 30 years and they have a son and a daughter. An elevator mechanic supervisor, he is involved in his parish as a lector, and with the choir, homebound visitation, and as a Boy Scout leader. […]