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Legacy of Faith Catholic Service Award

Developed in the spirit of Legacy of Faith to preserve and foster the Catholic faithin the Upper Peninsula, the Catholic Service Award annually recognizes lifetime dedication and service to the Church.

Nominate someone today! Nomination forms due annually by May 1st.

CSA Guidelines & Nomination Form

CSA Past Recipients


(L) Deacon John Cadeau of The Most Holy Name of Jesus/St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Assinins & (R) Janet Pattan of St. Joseph, Perkins.
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2014 CSA Recipients
(L) James Newnum of Holy Redeemer, Menominee & (R) Rudolph Schmitt of Sacred Heart, Calumet.

2013 CSA Recipients
(L) Josie Benoit of St. Joseph, Sault Ste. Marie & posthumously to (R) Lawrence Chouinard Sr. of Holy Family, Gladstone.

2011 CSA Recipients
(L) Judy Bynoe of St. Anne, Mackinac Island & (R) Rev. Louis Bracket of St. Sebastian, Bessemer.

2009 CSA Recipients
(L) Laurie Swanson of Holy Name of Mary, Sault Ste. Marie & (R) Ralph and June Izzo of St. Mary & St. Joseph, Iron Mountain pictured with then Bishop of Marquette, Most Rev. Alexander Sample.

2007 CSA Recipients
(L) Virgel “Bud” Winter of St. John the Baptist, Garden & (R) posthumously to Dr. Louis Guy of Sacred Heart, L’Anse.
2014 CSA Recipients
(L) Bernadette Parker of Holy Name of Mary, Sault Ste. Marie & (R) Roger Irie of St. Francis, Manistique.

2012 CSA Recipients
(L) Edna Hocking of St. Anthony, Gwinn & (R) Michael Decet of St. Rita, Trenary.

CSA 2010 Recipients
(L) Irene Framarin of St. John Neumann, Hermansville & (R) Deacon Terry Saunders of St. Anne, Escanaba. Both recipients are pictured with then Bishop of Marquette, Most Rev. Alexander Sample

2008 CSA Recipients                                               2008
(L) Sr. Ludmilla Gramann, OSF of St. Michael, Marquette & (R-inset) Robert J St. Louis of St. Mary Queen of Peace, Kingsford, awarded posthumously and accepted by his wife, Peggy St. Louis.

2006 CSA Recipient
                2006 - First Catholic Service Award Recipient!
Dr. John Beaumier of St. Joseph & St. Patrick, Escanaba. Presented by then Bishop of Marquette, Most Rev. James Garland.
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