Friars Honored for 70 Years of Service

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish – Danbury, CT honored the Conventual Franciscan Friars for 70 years of service, by dedicating the new Sacristy in our name, at a celebration on Sunday the 29th of April.  Former pastors Fr. Gerry Waterman, OFM Conv. and Fr. Dennis Mason, OFM Conv., along with our Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv. joined Rev. Peter Towsley, the current diocesan pastor, for a spirited Liturgy before a full Church, followed by a parish reception.

Friar Dennis, Friar James and Friar Gerry

Friar James with Vickey Hickey and Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Mark Curesky’s sister – Nancy.