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K of C Newsletter #331
Last Updated: June 15th 2019
Fraternity is a Gift from God
If you know of a member of our Order who is sick or in need call SK Bob Banta at 516-208-6468.
Grand Knight's Message
  Please note that our website has been revamped and updated. You can find information on our history, memberships, news and events, and photo galleries of past events. Just log onto "Knights of Columbus Oceanside." You can also find notifications and updates on our facebook page: Knights of Columbus Oceanside #3481.

We will be hosting a Third Degree ceremony on Friday, June 28th at the Oceanside Council Hall. The ceremony is set to start at 8pm.

Vivat jesus! God bless,

SK Eugene Peluso, Grand Knight.
Meeting Notice
The next scheduled first and third Thursday monthly meetings will be held June 20th and July 18th. The July 4th meeting is cancelled due to the National Holiday. All Meetings and Degrees begin at 8PM. BRING YOUR COUNCIL TRAVELING CARD or PAY $46.00 for a new card. To pay your dues, please contact Financial Secretary, Ted Kornobis at tedkornobis@gmail.com.
ELECTED OFFICERS FOR COUNCIL #3481 (2019-2020)
  • Grand Knight: SK Darab K. Lawyer
  • Chancellor: SK Paul Kahl
  • Treasurer: SK John J. Harrigan
  • Financial Secretary: SK Ted Kornobis
  • Advocate: PGK William J. Gutilla
  • Trustee 3 Year: PGK Eugene G. Peluso
  • Trustee 2 Year: PGK Mike Marsden
  • Trustee 1 Year: PGK Denis Prendergast
  • Deputy Grand Knight: SK Steven M. Bermudez
  • Warden: SK Don Morgan
  • Recorder: SK Frank Modica
  • Chaplain: Fr. Daniel O'Brien
  • Outside Guards: SK Dennis M. Heuer
  • Outside Guards: Joseph Book
  • Inside Guard: SK Ken Wallace
ELECTED OFFICERS FOR 3481 ASSOCIATES (2019-2020)
Directors: PGK Salvatore Anzalone, PGK William Gutilla, and SK Tim Caracciolo
ELECTED OFFICERS FOR KENMAH REALTY CORP.(2019-2020)
Directors: PGK Timothy J. Pendleton and PGK James McCabe
BINGO: Every Wednesday at 6PM
We need extra help between 8:30 and 10:30pm. Attendance has been strong but we could always use more players. Contact Tom Feely at 516-255-7075 or tfeely@hotmail.com. Click here for additional information.
Knights of Columbus Insurance
Insurance in our order is voluntary, but death is not voluntary. Call brother/agent Bernie Dicks 646-460-9955 for top rated life insurance/annuities/long term care.
Retired Knights
Business meetings on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays at 11AM in the Council. Must be 3rd Degree Knight. For more info Call President Ralph Eovino at 516-764-7697. Social meetings every Monday thru Friday mornings.
Knight Owl Lounge
Join us to watch your favorite sports teams on 5 big screen HD TVs and checkout our Internet Jukebox. Come watch the New York Islanders in NHL playoff action. Lounge opens daily at 1PM.
TAILGATE TOSS TOURNAMENT: Sunday, June 23rd
This event is hosted by the Council softball team. Cash prize for the first place team. Entry fee is $75 per team. The games start at 6pm in the council hall. For information contact Jim Hughes at 516-780-1287.
KNIGHT OF THE YEAR BRUNCH: Sunday, June 30th
Mass at 10:30am in St. Anthony's Chapel. Award Presentation and buffet brunch at O'Connell Gardens, 12 to 4PM. $10 per person. For reservations contact SK Charles Lyon at 516-287-4739.
SQUIRES FISHING TRIP: Monday, July 1st
We will sail on the Captain Jim out of Freeport on the Nautical Mile. Boat sails at 8am and returns at 12 noon. $30 per adult. Children between the ages of 10 and 17 get free admission. All Knights are welcome. For reservations contact SK Tom Musso at 516-766-5038 or SK Mike Furst at 516-594-4636.
COUNCIL PICNIC: Saturday, July 13th
Bring the whole family for a day of fun and food at the Lido Beach Mushroom Park. Barbeque menu, beer, soda, etcetera. $12 per person. Kids under age of 10 get free admission. 11AM till 3PM. Contact John Bozzomo at 516-250-3848 for advance sale tickets. Tickets will not be sold at the park.
KNIGHTS FISHING TRIP: Friday, July 26th
We will sail on the Captain Jim III out of Freeport on the Nautical Mile. Boat sails at 7:30am and returns to the dock at 3:30pm. $50 per person includes tips. Bring your own food and beverages. This is a private charter, so please call SK Steve Bermudez for reservations at 516-581-6144.
NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL BASEBALL FUNDRAISER: Saturday, August 17th
New York Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. Game starts at 1:05PM. $50 per ticket. $19 from every ticket sold will be donated to Catholic Education. This is the Mariano Rivera Hall of Fame Celebration Game and will sell out fast. To obtain tickets contact Rocco D'Erasmo at 917-693-6840 or e-mail: rfd910@gmail.com.
300 CHORAL SOCIETY WINNERS: Drawn on May 24, 2019
  1. Craig DeBaun, Pat McNally, Diane Auld, Gene Peluso, Wilma Larkin.
  2. Cathleen O'Connor, Dorothy Morgan, Lucia Elefante, Rosemarie Malone, Peter Larkin.
  3. Christina Weidel, Kathy Spataro, Margaret Mary Casey & Gannon, Marge Casey, Donald Metzler.
  4. Kevin Griffin, Howard Langille, Ken Schmidt, Donald Walsh, Charlie Breslin.
  5. Edward Sommer, Michael Roche Jr., Terry Boyle, Robert & Cathleen Musso, Michael Sloan.
SICK & VIGIL
Please keep in your thoughts and prayers for our Brothers and Sisters:

Sir Knights:
  • Tom Feely
  • John Hadley
  • Al Larsen
  • Anthony Massaro
  • Charlie Yeager
  • Frank Pasqualino
  • Arthur Rauth
  • Edward Morris
  • John Gearon Jr.
  • Anabil Nieves
  • John J. Gallo
  • Robert Avanzato
  • Robert Tice
  • Arthur Rauth's wife
Brother Knights:
  • Bill Michels
  • Bill Corbett
  • Ken Rego
  • William Costigan
  • James Quinn
  • Vinnie Pellegrino
  • Robert Gallo
  • Ernest DiPasqua
  • Michael Dunning
  • Pete Dickson
  • Donald D'Errico
  • Mike Quane's wife
  • James McGuinness' wife
  • Bill Wallace's wife
  • Joe Farinella's wife
Deceased: SK Steve Partland, Brother Joseph P. Tory, and Brother Michael Peppe (son of SK Angelo Peppe) .

Respectfully Submitted,

SK Frank Modica,
Worthy Recorder, 631-513-8277.
fam122349@gmail.com