LATROBE, PENNSYLVANIA — Six seminarians attending Saint Vincent Seminary were ordained to the Diaconate by the Most Rev. Edward J. Slattery, Bishop of Tulsa, Oklahoma, on April 28 in the Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica.
ARCHDIOCESE OF ATLANTABryan D. Small is the son of Ken Small and the late Bobbie Small. He has a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Saint Meinrad College, Saint Meinrad, Indiana (1997), and also attended West Georgia College. He is a 1992 graduate of St. Pius X High School.Terence Crone is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harrel Crone of Memphis, Tennessee. He earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta.
DIOCESE OF CHARLOTTEChristopher Roux is the son of Raymond D. and Gail P. Roux of Rock Hill, South Carolina. He is a 1981 graduate of Camden High School, Camden, South Carolina. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy from the College of Charleston, South Carolina in 1988.
DIOCESE OF TULSACarl A. Kerkemeyer is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kerkemeyer of Collinsville, Illinois. He received a bachelor of science degree in chemistry from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois.David Medina is the son of Candelario Medina and Gregoria Medina of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. He is a 1989 graduate of Preparatory School Number 5, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. He graduated from Intercontinental University in Mexico, in 1995.
SAINT BEDE ABBEYBrother Michael M. Calhoun, O.S.B., is the son of Michael and Linda Calhoun of Utica, Illinois. He graduated from Saint Bede Academy, Peru, Illinois, in 1989. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in religious education from Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary on the campus of Saint Mary’s University, Winona, Minnesota, in 1993.