BISHOP KAFFER
GOOD SHEPHERD Council 5573
• 15613 South Rt 59 • Plainfield, IL 60544 • (779) 456-7089
Welcome to The Good Shepherd Council 5573
John Arduino is the current Grand Knight for the 2015-2016 Fraternal Year.

The Knights can be reached by Email

Business Meetings are on the Second Thursday of the Month and our Social Meeetings are on the Fourth Thursdays of the Month begins at 7:00 pm.

Social Meeting are on the Fourth Thursday of the Month starting at 7:00 pm

Ladies Auxillary
Ladies Auxiliary meets on the Second Thursday of the Month at 7:00 pm, except for June,July and August
News

Please join us in prayer for Henry Stratz and his family. May he rest in peace and rise in glory!

In the spirit of Christian hope we share the news of the death of Brother Knight Henry Stratz. Henry passed away on August 4 at the age of 92. He was a charter member and PGK of the Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council 5573. He was a member of St. Mary Immaculate Parish and a World War II veteran.
We offer vour prayers and deepest condolences to Henry's family, especially his wife Anna Marie, a member of the Good Shepherd Auxiliary.
Visitation for Henry will be at Fred C Dames Funeral Home, 3200 Black Road, in Joliet on Monday, August 10, from 3:00pm - 8:00pm GK John Arduino would like to inform all Knight of Columbus that a 4th Degree Honor Guard will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at the visitation. All Knights and Ladies of the Auxiliary are invited to assemble for prayer at 7:00 PM.
The Funeral Mass will be at St. Mary Immaculate Parish, on Tuesday, August 11, at 10:30 AM.
Burial will be at St. Mary Cemetery, in Minooka. A luncheon will follow the burial at St. Mary Immaculate.
The obituary can be found at: www.fredcames.com
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Joliet Area Community Hospice or St. Mary Immaculate Church would be appreciated.
In the Peace and Hope of the Risen Christ,

Father John Regan
Chaplain
Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council #5573
Plainfield


Please join us in prayer for Joseph Vastlik and his family. May he rest in peace and rise in glory!


In the spirit of Christian hope we share the news of the death of Brother Knight Joseph Vastlik. Joe passed away on July 26 at the age of 87. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council 5573 and with St. Mary Immaculate Parish.
We offer our prayers and deepest condolences to Joe's family.

Visitation will be at Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Homes & Crematory, 24021 Royal Worlington Dr., Naperville, IL 60564 (Near Tamarack Golf Course) on Friday, July 31, from 4:00 - 8:00 PM.

Funeral Mass will be at St. Mary Immaculate Parish, on Saturday, August 1, at 10:30 AM.

Entombment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery and Mausoleum, in Hillside, following the funeral Mass.

The obituary can be found at: www.beidelmankunschfh.com

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Joseph's name to Knights of Columbus Council 5573, 15629 S Route 59, Plainfield, Illinois 60544.

In the Peace and Hope of the Risen Christ,

Father John Regan
Chaplain
Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council #5573
Plainfield

Knights active member tuition raffle Active Knights members can enter the tuition raffle if they have a child or grandchild attending a Catholic school. Winner gets $500 donated towards their child's / grandchild's tution.


About Our Council
The Good Shepherd Council was founded on June 12th, 1964.

Our Council works closely with the St Mary Immaculate Parish in Plainfield, IL., providing support to various projects in our Parish and the Plainfield Communty.

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