Forum staff reports, Published September 11 2013
JPII announces Deacon, Hall of Fame honoreesFARGO – The Blessed John Paul II Catholic Schools Network has announced the 2013 recipients of its Hall of Fame and Mike and Karen Hofer Deacon Awards.
Three people will be Mike and Karen Hofer Deacon Award recipients. They are:
• Wayne Blanchard, Class of 1953.
• Kathleen Sornsin Boucher, Class of 1955.
• Richard “Dick” Savageau, Class of 1952.
The 2013 Hall of Fame honorees are:
• Mary Elizabeth (Liz) Magill, Class of 1984.
• The 1974 Shanley boys track team.
The recipients will be honored at a 6 p.m. dinner Saturday at Shanley High School to conclude homecoming week.
Mass will be celebrated in Shanley’s Presentation Chapel at 5 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets are available for the dinner by calling Joelle Shewey at (701) 893-3225.
The Deacon Awards honor graduates, parents, staff and friends who exemplify the ideals of a deacon (servant) through extensive service and outstanding contributions to the JPII Schools.
The Hall of Fame honors Sacred Heart Academy or Shanley High School alumni, teams, faculty or staff who achieve a level of excellence deserving of recognition.