Paolini, Horner honored at Feast Day Mass
Katy Ryan Paolini and Robert W. Horner III ’79 honored with the school’s highest honors at the Feast Day Mass
Two special members of the St. Charles Family were honored at the Feast Day Mass of our patron, St. Charles Borromeo, on Monday, November 4, 2013. The students, faculty and staff, parents, alumni and special guests were on hand for the liturgy which was celebrated by Bishop Frederick Campbell and concelebrated by several alumni priests: Monsignor Paul Enke ’64 ( Edward the Confessor parish), Fr. Charles Klinger ’61 (St. Paul parish), Fr. Bill Arnold ’70 (Holy Spirit parish), Fr. Timothy Hayes ’77 (St. Timothy parish) and Fr. Mike Lumpe ’78 (St. Joseph Cathedral parish), Deacon Frank Iannarino ’71 assisted.
The liturgy included the presentation of the Borromean Awards:
Katy Ryan Paolini (Family photo above) was presented the Borromean Medal for Distinguished Service to St. Charles. With this recognition, the school wishes to acknowledge the numerous contributions she has made and the generosity she has shown the St. Charles community. This includes her fundraising leadership throughout The Campaign for St. Charles and the construction of The Jack Ryan Student Training and Fitness Facility; her long-time volunteer work with numerous St. Charles events, especially the annual Spaghetti Dinner; for her life-time and ongoing ambassadorial efforts in support of St. Charles and its mission; and for all she has given on behalf of the young men and women of Central Ohio and the Diocese of Columbus as a teacher and coach.
Robert W. Horner III ’79 (Family photo above) received the Principal’s Award for Leadership and Service to St. Charles Preparatory School. With this recognition, the school wishes to acknowledge the numerous contributions he has made and the generosity he has shown to the St. Charles community. Through his work on the St. Charles Advisory Board, especially as its chairman, he has provided great leadership and helped create an effective committee system that provides meaningful guidance and service to the principal and school. We also honor the significant generosity he has shown through the establishment of the Monsignor Thomas M. Bennett Courtyard and The Monsignor Thomas M. Bennett Scholarship. We also wish to recognize his commitment to the Diocese of Columbus, including his recent appointment to the Diocesan School’s Advisory Commission.
Congratulations and ‘Thank-You!” to Katy and Bob for their service to the St. Charles Community!
Celebrating the Feast Day Mass were (above, from left) Fr. Charles Klinger ’61 (St. Paul parish), Deacon Frank Iannarino ’71, Bishop Frederick Campbell, Monsignor Paul Enke ’64 (St. Edward the Confessor parish), Fr. Mike Lumpe ’78 (St. Joseph Cathedral parish), Fr. Bill Arnold ’70 (Holy Spirit parish) and Fr. Timothy Hayes ’77 (St. Timothy parish).