Youngsters receive First Communion

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Youngsters from St. John Neumann Parish in Spalding made their First Communion before their parish family on April 28 during 9:30 a.m. Mass. Rev. Michael Vichich officiated the Mass. The children processed in to church at the beginning of the service and each of them took a role in the Mass, including the May crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the reading of the general intercessions, bring up the gifts and ushering. Following the Mass, the St. Ann Society had a reception in the hall in honor of the Communicants. Pictured are: from left front, Maggie Anderson, Kallie Knick, Borucki, Katelyn Snyder, Asthtyn Smith and Zoe LaBonte; second row, Logan Arnold, Dennis Delliss, Owen Chartier, Connor Chartier, Asthon Fleetwood, Dylan Plunger and Peyton Murray; third row, Fabian Chartier, Jaiden Deschaine, Angelina Cary, Sara Preston, Cheyenne Borucki and Delaney Smith; back row, Marilyn Poupore and Rev. Vichich.