Father Virgilius Draessel

Born May 4, 1849 - Died October 9,1933
All are invited to remember and learn about Father Virgilius Draessel, the first resident parish priest for St. Joseph Honey Creek, on Wednesday, October 12, in the Church following the 7:00pm Mass. Father Draessel directed the construction of our current Day Chapel and served the parish for over 30 years. He is also the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Assembly namesake. Everyone interested in remembering his death with a Mass in his honor and learning more about his interesting biography are encouraged to attend.