Knights of Columbus
P O BOX 1375
Buda, TX 78610
JIM COY OCTOBER 2012
DEPUTY GRAND KNIGHT Our regular business meeting this month is Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 7:30 P.M. in the
(512) 295-4260 Father Joseph Deane Hall. We will discuss the upcoming Ministry Fair here at Santa
Cruz. Jim Coy asked that all members be present.
HOWARD COWAN o PRAYER REQUESTS
659-1223 We ask that you keep the following Brother Knights or Knight’s family members in your
TREASURER prayers. They are Deacon SK Rodolfo Gonzales, Brother Frank Haberer, SK Tom Owan, SK
LEE VERVER David Alston Sr. mother, and Deacon John Riojas.
We ask that you Keep KC Lady Eva Ginn and Brother Richard in your prayers. KC Lady
NEWSLETTER Eva Ginn’s brother Alfonso Garza passed away in Mesa Arizona. A Memorial service will
282-1550 held in Kingsville Texas in a few weeks. The Knights of Columbus will offer a mass in his
honor honor at a future date.
CHRIS RANDAZZO MEMORIAL MASS FOR MICHAEL ESTRADA
(512) 757-4642 CELL Brother Knight SK Art and KC Lady Rose Estrada and family would like to express their
DISTRIC DEPUTY sincere thanks to all our Brother Knights, and the seven 4th Degree Honor guards who
T.C. CRUZ attended their son’s Memorial Mass on Friday September 28. Also to all Brother Knights
Home (512) 262-7602
Cell (512) 586-5522 who helped Grand Knight Jim Coy with the reception. Thank you from the bottom of our
Special Thanks to KC Lady Middy Munoz for coordinating the reception. Also to all the KC Ladies who helped her
with the reception after the Memorial Mass. Also thanks to the KC Ladies for all their donations and help. Thank you
SANTA CRUZ CHURCH FIESTA
The annual Santa Cruz church Fiesta was held on Saturday September 15 but was rained out on Sunday, September
16, 2012. Thanks to all the Brother Knights who came and helped set up the electricity for the band stand, and set up
our tents and one for the KC Ladies and put lights on both. Also thanks to those members who came back Monday to
take down the tents and the lights and put them back in storage. Special Thanks to Brother Jose Delgado for bringing
us the tables and ice for the KC booth. Special Thanks to Brother Alex Verver and Grand Knight Jim Coy for going to
Sam’s and HEB to get all the supplies for the hamburgers. Also thank you to all the Brother Knights who came out to
help us make and cook the hamburgers. Thanks for a job well done. We also want to thank the KC Ladies for having
their booth. Thanks to the all the KC Ladies who worked so hard preparing and selling the Lemonade and the
watermelon drink, they were very good. Once again thank you KC Ladies for your support.
SANTA CRUZ CATHOLIC CHURCH MINISTRY FAIR
Santa Cruz Church is having a ministry fair on Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21, 2012 after all the masses.
All the organization will have a booth. The Knights of Columbus will have a table with information about the
Knights. We will need help after each of the masses. Please come and help. More information at the meeting.
RIGHT TO LIFE
Santa Cruz Catholic Church will sponsor the Right to Life masses and benediction this Saturday October 13, 2012 at
7 A.M.. The Knights of Columbus will provide a continental Breakfast. We will need help with the breakfast. More
information will be available at the meeting from Deacon Rey.
LADY OF FATIMA PUBLIC RALLY
It is the 95th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima and Santa Cruz Catholic Church is sponsoring a Public Square
Rosary Rally in downtown Buda. It will be at the Gazebo at noon till 2:00 P.M. this Saturday October 13, 2012. We
encourage everyone that can to attend. Bring your rosary, water, a chair or blanket.
Election Day is Tuesday November 6, 2012. We encourage everyone that is registered to vote to go out and vote for
the candidate of your choice. Please exercise your Freedom to vote.
RETIRED KC AND KCLA LADIES MEMBERS
The Retired Knights of Columbus and KCLA Ladies Breakfast Club met at Casa Alde in downtown Buda, on
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 8:30 A.M. We had several members and several wives who attended the breakfast,
we had a great time. This month we will meet again at Casa Alde in downtown Buda on Wednesday October 17,
2012. Come and visit with friends if you can. We will get FREE COFFEE with our breakfast. Please pick up your
own tab. The KCLA Ladies enjoyed visiting with the other KCLA Ladies in a group and the men in another group.
The KCLA Ladies began joining us for breakfast, and are always welcome to join us. Any and all Knights and KCLA
Ladies are invited. Jim will send out a reminder each month the week before and it will also be in the newsletter for
those that do not have e-mail. Any questions call Jim Coy, at 796-2104. We would like to have more of our KCLA
members or girl friends of our KC members attend. Come on Ladies.
KC ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
Our Annual Golf Tournament next year will be held on Saturday May 4, 2013 at 1:30 P.M. at Onion Creek Country
Club. So please tell your friends. More details and registration forms will be available later.
We need to keep the Bingo going. We need every member to come and help us at the Bingo one Sunday
afternoon a month. Time is from 12:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. This is our only fund raiser that we have to support
our activities that we do, and to support our church and our Catholic school here at Santa Cruz. So why not
come and join us only one Sunday a month. You pick your Sunday.
1st Sunday October 7 Bob Buras, Team Operator
2nd Sunday October 14 Lee Verver, Team Operator
Sunday October 21 Jim Coy, Team Operator
4th Sunday October 28 Terry Edwards, Team Operator
The Blessed Mother Assembly has their 4th Degree meeting on the 4th Wednesday of each month, at the KC Hall in
San Marcos. If you have any questions contact SK Bob Buras at (512) 292-0958.
Contact Pete Rangel at firstname.lastname@example.org with your e-mail address or of any changes to your e-mail so we can
keep cost down an updated database.
Pray for the soul of Alfonso Garza brother of KC wife Eva Ginn and brother-in-law to Brother Knight Richard
Ginn who passed away in Mesa Arizona.
Pray for Brother Frank Haberer who is home recovering from an illness.
Pray for Brother Brandon Conley’s baby daughter who was born deaf in January.
Pray for Brother Knight SK Tom Owan who had knee replacement surgery and is home recovering.
Pray for Brother Knight SK Deacon Rodolfo Gonzales who is home recovering from foot surgery.
Pray for the soul of Michael Estrada, son of Sir Knight Art and KC Lady Rose Estrada who passed away July10 in
Pray for Brother Knight Julian Hernandez who is home recovering from his illnesses.
Pray for Sir Knight Ray Salazar who has been in and out of the hospital and is home recovering from his illnesses.
Pray for Brother Knight Raymond Delahoussaye who has cancer and is receiving cancer treatments.
Grand Knight Jim Coy’s friend from Albuquerque, New Mexico who has cancer.
Pray for those Brother Knights and their families who are having a rough time, or have been laid off because of the
Pray for Our Pope Benedict XVI, for Peace in the World, for our President and his advisors, and
for the safety of our military men and women who are proudly serving our country in the Middle East and
throughout the world.
EVENTS COMING UP FOR OCTOBER 2012
Bingo – Team 1 Sunday, October 7, 2012 2:00 P.M.
Columbus Day Monday, October 8
KC Business Meeting Tuesday, October 9 7:30 P.M.
95 Anniversary of Fatima Rally Saturday, October 13 Noon
Bingo – Team 2 Sunday, October 14 2:00 P.M.
Retired KC Members & KC Ladies Breakfast Wednesday, October 17 8:30 A.M.
Ministry Fair Saturday & Sunday October 20 &21 after each mass
Bingo – Team 3 Sunday, October 21 2:00 P.M.
Bingo – Team 4 Sunday, October 28 2:00 P.M.
Halloween Wednesday, October 31
KC WIVES BIRTHDAYS
I began including the KC Wives Birthdays in our newsletter. If the date is incorrect please let me know. We took
this information from the form 100 your husband filled out when he joined the Knights of Columbus. We will
only print the month and day of your Birthday. If your name does not appear on the month of your Birthday, please
call me or e-mail me with the information and I will be happy to include it on the list. I know you ladies do not
want to give out the year you were born, but in order for us to put you into the system we also need the year you
were born, include your complete birthday date. When your birthday is put in the newsletter only the month and
day is published. Thank you ladies for your help.
Sonny Villalpando Oct 2 Joe Syring Oct 6 Howard Cowan Oct 14
14Kenneth Moy Oct 25 Eddie Maycen Oct 27 Johnny Leal Oct 28
Father Kirby Gardner Nov 3 Donald Polanco Nov 6 Dominic Salinas Nov 11
Lee Verver Nov 12 Joe Hernandez Nov 16 Mike Saucedo Nov 16
Mario Mendez Nov 21
Martie Owan Oct 29
Oralia Garza Nov 5 Julia Cowan Nov 20
HAPPY WEDDING ANNIVERSARY
FELIZ ANIVERSARIO DE BODA
David and Jacci Dicarlo October 1, 2004 8 years
Donato and Isabel Sanchez October 7, 1989 23 years
Deacon SK Rodolfo and Bertha Gonzales October 19, 1965 47 years
Ruben and Angel Hildebrand October 21, 2003 9 years
SK David and Karen Torres October 24, 2003 9 years
Deacon John and Vicky Riojas October 30, 1976 36 years
SK Paul and Mary Jane De Barro November 4, 1956 56 years
Jose and Delores Montemayor November 6, 1968 44 years
SK Kenneth and Connie Moy November 6, 1993 19 years
Dominic and Dora Salinas November 7, 2009 3 years
Robert and Maryanne Vallilee November 7, 1959 53 years
SK Ray and Mary Salazar November 15, 1964 48 years
Mike and Mary Saucedo November 17, 1973 39 years
SK Howard and Julia Cowan November 20, 1982 30 years
SK Edward and Esther Leal November 20, 1972 40 years
SK Pete and Margaret Rangel November 23, 1963 49 years
Roy and Esther Quintanilla November 25, 1980 32 years
Chris and Krista Wilde November 29, 2008 4 years