The Parish Community of St. Kevin

Served by the Holy Cross Fathers

303 Niagara Street
Welland, Ontario  L3C 1K5



The following is a list of the formal pastoral ministries in the parish in five major categories. With each ministry community there is the name of a contact person. Of course, each sub-group represents a varying number of parishioners involved in these parish ministries. If we have made any errors or omissions please let us know. Congratulations and many thanks to all of you who already participate in our parish community. We are a thriving parish. We look forward to even more active ministries and involved parishioners as we strive to fulfill our Mission Statement.

Worship and Prayer

Liturgy Committee: Carol Comer

Music: Stephanie Menicanin, Janice Arcaro, Mario Geremia, Emilio Geremia, Dalhia Brannigan.


Eucharistic Ministers:

Age & Grace (Eucharistic Visitation):

Adult Servers (Funerals):

Youth Servers:



Finance Council: John Bedard, Chair

Parish Pastoral Council: Vince Gonsalves, Chair

Offertory Collection Counters

Office Staff

Custodial Staff

Fellowship/Social Activities

Seniors' Thursday Social:

Catholic Women's League: Lorrie MacKenzie


Sacramental Preparation: Teachers in our Catholic Schools

Marriage Preparation: Melissa & Scott Heil

Baptism Preparation: Bonnie Vadacchino

RCIA: Fr. Vijay Amirtharaj, CSC

Children's Sunday Liturgy: Laura Cronshaw

Youth and Family Ministry: Dahlia Branigan



Social Justice : Fr. J. Mulligan CSC

Bereavement: Nancy Riou

Hospital Visitation: Bonnie Vadacchino

St. Vincent De Paul Society: Ted O'Leary

Secular Franciscans:

Senior Homes Ministry: Olive Maj


Harvest Kitchen: Anne Harold

Food Pantry: Helen Kesik

Soup's On: Joe Barkovich