Clergy appointments – Diocese of Peoria

Bishop Daniel R. Jenky, CSC, has announced the following new assignments for priests in the Diocese of Peoria.

SENIOR STATUS

Msgr. Charles J. Beebe, P.A., from pastor, St. Joseph Parish, Roanoke, and St. John Parish, Benson, to senior status

Father Donald R. Henderson, from parochial vicar, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Sacred Heart Parish, and St. Bernard Parish, all in Peoria, to senior status

Msgr. James J. Swaner, from pastor, St. Mary Parish, Utica, to senior status

coat of arms color 2NEW ASSIGNMENTS

Father Jean de Dieu Ahorloo, SMA, from assignment within his religious community to parochial vicar, Christ the King Parish, Moline

Father Joseph A. Baker, from parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Champaign, and St. Patrick Parish, Urbana, to parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Bloomington

Father Paul R. Carlson, from parochial vicar, St. Hyacinth Parish, St. Patrick Parish, and Queen of the Holy Rosary Shrine, all in LaSalle, to administrator, Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Spring Valley

Father Anthony W. Co, from pastor, St. Patrick Parish, Andalusia, and sacramental care, Augustana College, to pastor, St. Mary Parish, Rock Island, and Sacred Heart Parish, Rock Island

Father Jeremy M. Freehill, from parochial vicar, St. Pius X Parish, Rock Island, and chaplain team, Alleman High School, Rock Island, to chaplain, Alleman High School, Rock Island, and sacramental care, Augustana College, Rock Island, with residence at St. Mary Parish, Rock Island

Father Daniel P. Gifford, from assistant chaplain, St. John Catholic Newman Center, Champaign, to parochial vicar, St. Mark Parish, Peoria, and assistant chaplain, St. Joseph Catholic Newman Center, Peoria

Father Neri Greskowiak, OFM, from parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Bloomington, to a return to his religious community

Father Timothy D. Hepner, while remaining vocation director for recruitment, change in residence from Zube House, Peoria, to in residence at St. Mary Parish, Bloomington

Father Chase M. Hilgenbrinck, from parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Moline, St. Anne Parish, East Moline, and chaplain team, Alleman High School, Rock Island, to assistant chaplain, St. John Catholic Newman Center, Champaign

Father Geoffrey Horton, from parochial vicar, St. Mark Parish, Peoria, and assistant chaplain, St. Joseph Catholic Newman Center, Peoria, to parochial vicar, Holy Family Parish, Lincoln; St. Mary Parish, Atlanta; St. Patrick Parish, Elkhart; and St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, Mt. Pulaski

Msgr. Gregory K. Ketcham, while remaining pastor, St. Patrick Church of Merna, Bloomington, and St. Mary Parish, Downs, to relinquishing duties with the sacramental team serving St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center, Normal

Father Charles Klamut, from pastor, St. Ambrose Parish, Milan, and chaplain team, Alleman High School, Rock Island, to pastor, St. Ambrose Parish, Milan, and St. Patrick Parish, Andalusia

Father Anthony Mutio, from the Diocese of Kitui, Kenya, to parochial vicar, St. Joseph Parish, Pekin

Father John Bosco Mujuni, from parochial vicar, St. Ann Parish, Peoria, to parochial vicar, St. Patrick Parish, Andalusia, and St. Ambrose Parish, Milan

Father Gregory E. Nelson, from pastor, St. Paul Parish, Danville, to pastor, St. Mary Parish, Bloomington

Father James T. Pankiewicz, from assistant chaplain, St. John Catholic Newman Center, Champaign, to parochial vicar, St. Mary Cathedral, St. Bernard Parish, and Sacred Heart Parish, all in Peoria

Father Peter A. Pilon, from pastor, St. Patrick Parish, Wapella, and chaplain, Central Catholic High School, Bloomington, to pastor, Holy Cross Parish, Mendota; Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, Peterstown; and St. Theresa Parish, Earlville

Father John Pham, from parochial vicar, Holy Family Parish, Lincoln; St. Mary Parish, Atlanta; St. Patrick Parish, Elkhart; and St. Thomas, Mt. Pulaski, to parochial vicar, St. Mary Parish, Champaign, and St. Patrick Parish, Urbana

Father Scott D. Potthoff, from parochial vicar, St. Joseph Parish, Pekin, to parochial vicar, St. Pius X Parish, Rock Island

Father Eugene A. Radosevich, while remaining pastor, St. Luke Parish, Eureka, and chaplain, Salve Regina Catholic Newman Center, to pastor, St. Joseph Parish, Roanoke, and St. John Parish, Benson

Father Donald F. Roszkowski, from pastor, St. Mary Parish, El Paso, to administrator, St. Ann Parish, Peoria

Father Joseph Santa-Bibiana, SDB, from parochial vicar, Holy Cross Parish, Champaign, and Spanish ministry, St. Malachy Parish, Rantoul, to a return to his religious community

Father Ric Schneider, OFM, from pastor, St. Mary Parish, Bloomington, to a return to his religious community

Father Bowan M. Schmitt, from pastor, Holy Cross Parish, Mendota; Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, Peterstown; and St. Theresa Parish, Earlville, to pastor, St. Paul Parish, Danville

Father Dustin Schultz, from parochial vicar, St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Peoria, to administrator, St. Patrick Parish, Wapella, and chaplain, Central Catholic High School, Bloomington

Father Deogratias Shimil’lmana, from studies in the Diocese of Davenport to parochial vicar, St. St. Mary Parish Moline, and St. Anne Parish, East Moline

Father Paul Stark, SJ, from sabbatical at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Peoria Heights, to parochial vicar, St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Peoria Heights

Father Johnathan E. Steffen, from parochial vicar, St. Patrick Church of Merna, Bloomington, St. Mary Parish, Downs, and sacramental team at St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center, Normal, to administrator, St. Mary Parish, El Paso, and chaplain, St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center, Normal

Father Thomas E. Taylor, from parochial vicar, St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Peoria Heights, to parochial vicar, St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Peoria

Father Jacob C. Valle, from parochial vicar, St. Philomena Parish, Peoria, to parochial vicar, St. Hyacinth Parish, St. Patrick Parish, and Holy Rosary Shrine, all in LaSalle

 

These appointments take effect at noon on Wednesday, June 8, 2016.

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