Thursday, December 6, 2018

Christmas Party on Sunday, Dec. 16

Instead of the normal monthly gathering at the Parish Center this month, St. Joseph Fraternity will hold its Christmas Party at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16, at Kitlas Restaurant at 2242 Broad St, Frankfort, 

Members and guests will be able to order off a special menu. To reserve a spot, contact Mary Stronach, OFS, at 315-796-9284 or

Friday, November 2, 2018

Fraternity Elects Servant Leaders

Servant Leaders Mary & Bob Stronach, Marsha Kistner and Katie Koscinski
Mary, Bob, Marsha & Katie
Professed members of St. Joseph Fraternity have elected servant leaders.

The minister is Robert G. Stronach, OFS. Other newly elected are:
  • Vice Minister: Catherine "Katie" Koscinski, OFS.
  • Secretary: Marsha U. Kistner, OFS.
  • Treasurer: Mary LaRocco, OFS.
  • Formation Director: Mary T. Stronach, OFS.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Celebrating 50 Years of Priesthood

Fr. LaFache and Fr. Dellos Secular Franciscans joined in the 50th Anniversary Celebration May 20 for Fr. Richard Dellos and Fr. Anthony LaFache of St. Joseph-St. Patrick Church, Utica, NY. Several Fraternity members even served on the 50th Anniversary Committee.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Regional Reps Visit Fraternity

Regional Councilor Linda Quaranto, OFS, and Sr. Pat Larkin, OSF, made a formal fraternal and pastoral visitation to St. Joseph Fraternity in January.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Franciscan Women for 21st Century

A Franciscan Day of Reflection on Saturday, Sept. 16, sponsored by St. Joseph Fraternity, focused on three early Franciscan women and their relevance for the 21st century.