Prayer Requests

Please include those identified below in your prayers. These prayer requests have been submitted by brother Knights.

Requests From Our Councils

There are no Council Prayer Requests so far this month.

State Council Requests

Submitted on Friday, September 21, 2018 for:
Please remember Tom Del Mastro in your prayers

After a long battle with cancer Tom Del Mastro FDD, PFN, PGK Tom passed on Thursday, September 21. Please keep Tom, his wife Deloris and his family in your prayers.

Submitted on Friday, September 21, 2018 for:
GK Bruce Guindon

Please keep Grand Knight Bruce Guindon in your prayers. Bruce is the Grand Knight of St. John Paul II Council #12613. Bruce is in the hospital and will be under going foot surgery.

Submitted on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 for:
Please remember Robert (Bob) Deschenes in your prayers


Robert ( Bob) Deschenes was a Charter Member of Our Council St. John Paul II and Bob was a Fourth Degree Knight in Delaney Assembly. Please keep Bob in your prayers.

Robert E. Deschenes, 86, of Pawtucket, passed away Friday, September 14, 2018. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Edgar and Ida (St. Denis) Deschenes. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, Robert was an army veteran of the Korean War. He was a foreman for Star Chopper Mfg. for 18 years, retiring in 1996. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Delaney Council for many years and enjoyed fishing. He is survived by his children, Richard Deschenes and his wife Bethany, Therese Grant, Roberta Bernier and her husband, Leonel, and Jacqueline Rei and her husband, Manny, nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He also leaves his close friend, George Dulieu. He was the brother of the late Doris Kelley and Norman Deschenes and the father-in-law of the late Steven Grant.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to a Mass of Christian Burial Friday at 10AM in Saint Cecilia Church of Blessed Pope John Paul II Parish, 755 Central Avenue, Pawtucket. Burial with military honors will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Pawtucket.

Visiting hours are Thursday from 5-8PM in the Costigan-O’Neill Funeral Home, 220 Cottage Street, Pawtucket. In lieu of flowers, donations to Blessed Pope John Paul II Parish, Sanctuary Candles, in memory of Robert would be appreciated.

Submitted on Friday, August 24, 2018 for:
FDD Ray Riel

Ray had a mild attack Friday, August 24. Procedure done two stints and another one to be taken care of later. Please keep Ray in your prayers.