THE 74TH EXEMPLIFICATION of the Michigan District II Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus (K of C) was held on Monday, Oct. 16 at the K of C hall in Owosso. Approximately 50 Third Degree Knights from across District II, which encompasses the dioceses of Lansing and Kalamazoo, received their fourth degree during the ceremony, thus earning the title of Sir Knight. Michigan District II is one of seven districts of the Father Hennepin Province, which serves the states of Michigan and Ohio.
Faithful Navigator Gerald Alcorn of Assembly 0511 of Owosso, which hosted the ceremony, would like to personally thank all the local businesses that were sponsors of this year’s exemplification. Those businesses include Capitol Bowl, Clark Fire & Safety, CLH Insurance Agency, DayStarr Communications, Gilbert’s Hardware and Appliance, and Greg & Lou’s Family Restaurant. As well as Hi-Quality Glass, House of Wheels, Jumbo’s Burger Bar, Lamphere Plumbing & Heating, Main Beverage Co., Nelson-House Funeral Homes, the Patrick Marutiak Law Office, Reeves Wheel Alignment, Sheila’s Styling Salon, Shiawassee Humane Society, SLH Metals, Sunnyside Florist, Welcome Home Assisted Living, and Young Chevrolet Cadillac Buick GMC.
(Independent Photo/Graham Sturgeon)