2021 July 12 St. Thomas News

Fr. Hessian will say mass at St. Thomas on Saturday, July 24th, at 5:00 pm and Saturday, August 21st, at 5:00 pm.

St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Le Sueur will have masses with Father Chris Shofner: Saturdays at 5:15 p. m. and Sundays at 8 a. m. and 10:30 a. m.. Check the website for more information if needed.

Marc and Karissa are proud parents of Raegan Noelle Tye born July 8th, 2021 at 8:59am, 8lbs 7 oz. 21 inches long. Benson and Bauer happily welcomed her home.

A few St. Thomas ladies gathered at Dangerfields for a luncheon on Wednesday, Fran Byrne Tiegs, Lois Brown Solheid, Dotty Sullivan Dulas and her daughter Sue Dulas, Armella Holden and Shirley Connelly Farrell, the Regan girls Ann and Lynn, and Loni Burns Graham.

A few Burns 2nd Cousins gathered at the Roadhaus for lunch, visited our Dearly Departed in St. Thomas, and ended back at the Graham home looking through Burns genealogy albums and desert. There was Pat Burns, the one born in 1949, Vicki Thomas from Plymouth, Judy Johnson and her brother Don Burns from Bloomington, and Marjorie Burns from New Paltz, New York. Many descendants of Timothy J. Burns’s brother, Patrick, the McCourtney/Burns Branch of our St. Thomas Tree, are coming to the Burns reunion next month.

Pioneer Power Tractor Pull was Sunday. T. C., Davie, Jim, Andy, Barb, James, Christine, and family, Brett Simon, Mike O’Connell, Donnie Morrison… Veteran puller Val Miller was pulling as was his daughter Ella making her debut as a 3d generation puller in the Miller family.

Til next week, folks, wash your hands and say your prayers, Jesus and germs are everywhere!