First Communion at Holy Family Church

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First Holy Communion was celebrated on Sunday, May 5, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Gladstone (Flat Rock). The children were escorted down the aisle by the Knights of Columbus, Council 640 and participated in the May crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and brought up gifts to the altar. After Mass, there was a reception for the youngsters and their family in the Fr. Matt Hall. Pictured are: from left front, Nicholas Martin, Ava Gardner, Celeste Miron, Lilly Karl, Gracie Wickham, Karly Wigand, and Jakob Ross; back row, teacher Tina Kelloniemi, Ryan LaMarche, Vanessa LaPalm, Alesha Marenger, Erika Silverstone, Samara Gries, Karson Krutina, and Rev. Jose Maramattam.