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WebNews #23; Patriot Day Edition; Monday September 11th, 2006


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Letters: St. Agnes Alumni 60th Anniversary Dedication
Rockland County Legislators Proclamation in Recognition Honor War Dead - 39 "House Kids" - August 19th 2006 Alumni Picnic
From: Gerald F. Merna, To: John A. Murphy, 16th District Rockland County NY Legislature
From: Gerald F. Merna, To: Ms. Coker, Subject: Thank You
From: Gerald F. Merna Subject: Our Town, August 23rd 2006
From: Gerald F. Merna Subject: Jerry Merna and David Kee at St. Agnes Alumni 60th Annual Reunion & Memorial Dedication.
From: Joseph R. Stanaitis Subject: August 19th 2006

Letters: St. Agnes Alumni 2006 Reunion Picnic
From: John J. Antonacci, To: Joyce & Richie Irizzary Subject: Thanking you for all your hard work.
From: Daniel J. Rodriguez, To: Joseph R. Stanaitis Sent: Thursday, 08/31/06 5:58 AM

Letters: My father is an alumni of St. Agnes From: Kelli Fox; Sent: Friday, 07/28/06 10:13 PM. Kelli Fox writes about her father George Fox and uncle Arthur Fox, both former "House Kids". She asks that anyone, who has info about her father or uncle, contact her.

House Kids: 15 More Names Added To Our "House Kids List": Rene Mendoza, Arthur ("Junior" or "Knobby") Fox (brother of George Fox), Richard (Ricky) Morales, Lamont E. Wade, Victor Corian, James Patrick Shannon, William (Willie) DeJesus, Eddie Coyle, Alex Karris, Mickey Finn, John Borgalo, William Pizzaia, Robert Rosario, Dan Reilly, John O’Sullivan.

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Stories: "Donald Francis Antonacci" (Reprint): A ‘HOUSES KID,” A PATRIOT, AND A HERO (1937–1990) By Gerald F. Merna

Stories: "General Hochmuth Story" (Reprint): A Great Marine Corps General Died in Vietnam - By Gerald F. Merna

Gaspar Cipolla Ricardo C. Colon Harry Connors
Caesar Feliciano Carlos Feliciano David T. Feliciano Pastor (Pat) Feliciano Peter (Pedro) Feliciano
Stephen J. Fromholz, Sr. Louis A. Lopez George Charles Merna Gerald F. Merna Thomes G. Merna
Robert F. Pulliza Frank Jacob Rosenstine Joseph R. Stanaitis Joseph (Joe) Wiska

Raymond (Ramon) Adames John J. Antonacci Joseph Antonacci Dennis Bailey Lorenzo Calderon
Robert Coyle William Doherty Benjamin Feliciano Bob Keane James Lawson
James Merna Richard Merna Robert Merna John (Sammy) Tolins

Golden Jubilee Celebration: (1) 'Online Golden Jubilee Booklet' (2) 50th Anniv. Remarks By Gerald F. Merna NewsAlerts New Stuff

'Home Kids' By Nancy Canfield: The story of St. Agatha Home for Children:
"We're going to take you kids,"
he pointed to each of us sitting on the couch and said our names in a sing-song voice "Jackie... Tommy... Hellen... David and Nancy," pausing between each name as if to prove he knew them, "to see a school tomorrow, a boarding school, see how you like it." He said this in a voice that implied it was temporary, like we'd have a choice about attending. With those words the Canfield siblings began a journey that profoundly shaped their formative years. Home Kids is Nancy Canfield's courageous retelling of her family's dramatic story and the inspirational story of St. Agatha Home for Children.  (More....)

Letters: 'Home Kids' By Nancy Canfield: The Story of St. Agatha Home for Children: Sent: 01/19/2006
Photos: St. Agatha Home Keepsake Photograph.
“Home Kids: The Story of St. Agatha Home for Children,” By Nancy Canfield:
By Pat Sherman UNION-TRIBUNE COMMUNITY NEWS WRITER, March 10, 2006. "Nancy Canfield knows how a single, immutable event can forever alter a child's life. In her recently published book, “Home Kids: The Story of St. Agatha Home for Children,” Canfield recounts the years she and four siblings spent at a Catholic orphanage in New York."  (More....)

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