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Rest in Peace: Msgr Joseph P. Lehman III

Father Joe from 6/15/2015 Clergy Night

Father Joe passed away on Tuesday December 13, in Atlanta of COVID and pneumonia. Council 562 knew him as pastor of Our Lady of Nazareth from 1997 to 2019, one of the three churches which the council covers. He moved to Saint Bede in Williamsburg in 2019.

Previous assignments include serving as pastor of Holy Cross, Lynchburg (1980-1984); Resurrection, Moneta (1984-1988 and 2005- 2009); Holy Name of Mary, Bedford (1984-1988); Christ the King, Norfolk (1988-1997); and St. Francis of Assisi, Rocky Mount (2005-2009).

Per Saint Bede’s website:

Sunday, December 18 at 7pm
Vigil for the Deceased with Reception of the Body at Saint Bede Catholic Church
Monsignor Lehman will lie in repose for vigil until 9pm

Monday, December 19 from 4pm-6pm
Visitation at Saint Bede Catholic Church

Monday, December 19 at 6pm
Funeral Mass at Saint Bede Catholic Church
The Funeral Mass for Monsignor Lehman will also be livestreamed. Please visit https://bedeva.org/ .

Monday, December 19 following the funeral Mass Reception
Reception to follow in Kaplan Parish Hall

Keep in Your Prayers: December ’22

Father Joe Lehman, former Pastor of Our Lady of Nazareth Roanoke, pastor Saint Bede Williamsburg, in critical condition in Atlanta

Nate’s three-year son Henry broke his leg, keep the family in your prayers.

Brother Tom Huck’s niece with blood clot

Keep in Your Prayers, October ’22

  • Wife of Brother Knight Steve Wills, Jane during her battle with cancer
  • Late Brother Knight Gene Jones
  • Late Brother Knight Patrick Minahan
  • Late Brother Knight Tom Harvy
  • Brother Knight Nelson Carey’s late wife Kathy
  • Late Past Grand Knight of Rocky Mount, Albert Galvin

Keep in Your Prayers – September ’22

  • Brother Joe Moses’s wife will be have a procedure tomorrow (9/7)
  • Al Bertolacci’s wife, Lynn
  • Briana Beinhoff in a coma for the last two years.
  • Brother Ed Malinowski with COVID for the twelfth day
  • For the repose of the soul of Brother Engene “Gene” Jones
  • For the repose of the soul of Brother Partrick “Pat” Minahan

2022-3 Council Officers

Grand Knight Clyde Moak
Deputy Grand Knight Nate Griffith
Chancellor Dan McBride
Warden Stephen Ratliff
Treasurer Val Bernys
Recorder Jan Hodnett
Advocate Rich Whitney
Outside Guard Chris Johnson
Inside Guard Tom Huck
Three Year Trustee Bill Howard
Grand Knight Delegate Clyde Moak
Alternate Grand Knight Delegate Nate Griffith
Past Grand Knight Delegate James Valenzuela
Alternate Past Grand Knight Delegate Karl Kleinhenz
Canfield Scholarship Karl Kleinhenz

Elected June 6, 2022 without objection