Diocese of Green Bay announces priest and pastoral leader appointments

The Chancery office of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay has announced the following appointments:

Rev. Peter Ambting, O. Praem., is appointed Administrator of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, De Pere, effective July 1, 2019.

Very Rev. Brian Belongia is appointed Pastor/Rector of Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral, and St. John Parish, Green Bay, effective July 1, 2019, while continuing his current appointment as Judicial Vicar for the Marriage Tribunal of the Diocese of Green Bay.  He concludes his appointments as Pastor of St. John Parish, Seymour, and St. Sebastian Parish, Isaar, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. John Bergstadt has been granted Senior Priest status effective July 1, 2019 and he concludes his appointment as Pastor of St. John the Baptist Parish, Howard, effective June 30, 2019.  He is appointed Priest Celebrant of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Green Bay, effective July 1, 2019.

Deacon Ken Bilgrien concludes his appointment as Pastoral Coordinator of St. Denis Parish, Shiocton, and St. Patrick Parish, Stephensville, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Adam Bradley is appointed Assistant Vocation Director effective July 1, 2019, while continuing his current appointment as Chaplain of Xavier High School.  He concludes his appointments as Parochial Vicar of St. Pius X Parish, Appleton, and Priest Celebrant of SS. Peter and Paul Parish, Hortonville, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Sengole Arockia Dass, O. Praem., is appointed Administrator of St. John Parish, Seymour, and St. Sebastian Parish, Isaar, effective July 1, 2019.   He concludes his appointment as Priest Celebrant of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Green Bay, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Joseph Dorner is appointed Pastor of St. Bernadette Parish, Appleton, and Sacred Heart Parish, Appleton, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointments as Pastor/Rector of St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, Green Bay, St. John Parish, Green Bay, and Priest Moderator of St. Mary Parish, Bear Creek and St. Rose Parish, Clintonville, effective June 30, 2019.

Very Rev. Tom Farrell is appointed Pastor of Stella Maris Parish, Egg Harbor, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointments as Pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Shawano, and Priest Moderator and Priest Celebrant of St. Martin of Tours Parish, Cecil, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Allen Geiser concludes his appointment as Chaplain of McCormick Assisted Living, Green Bay, effective April 11, 2019. 

Deacon Paul Gleichner is appointed Pastoral Leader of St. Peter the Fisherman Parish, Two Rivers, effective July 1, 2019.

Deacon Michael Grzeca has been granted Senior Permanent Deacon Status by Bishop Ricken effective July 1, 2019 and concludes his appointment as Pastoral Leader of St. Martin of Tours Parish, Cecil, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Theodore Hendricks has been granted Senior Permanent Priest Status by Bishop Ricken effective July 1, 2019 and concludes his appointments as Pastor of St. Mary Parish, Black Creek and Administrator and Priest Celebrant of St. Lawrence Parish, Navarino, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Benny Jacob, O. Praem., concludes his appointment as Administrator of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, De Pere, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. John Katamba is appointed Parochial Vicar of St. Bernadette Parish, Appleton, and Sacred Heart Parish, Appleton, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Administrator of St. Joseph Parish, Oneida, and Immaculate Conception Parish, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Robert Kollath is appointed Pastor of St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish, Neenah, and Priest Moderator of St. Patrick Parish, Menasha, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of Holy Spirit Parish, Kimberly, effective June 30, 2019.

Sister Geraldine Krautkramer, OSF, concludes her appointment as Pastoral Leader of St. James Parish, Cooperstown, and St. Joseph Parish, Kellnersville, effective March 31, 2019.

Very Rev. Ryan Krueger is appointed Pastor of Corpus Christi Parish, Sturgeon Bay, and St. Mary Parish, Maplewood, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of Good Shepherd Parish, Chilton, effective June 30, 2019.

Very Rev. James Lucas is appointed Pastor St John the Baptist Parish, Howard, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of St. Thomas More Parish, Appleton, effective June 30, 2019.

Deacon Jeff Prickette is appointed Pastoral Leader of Prince of Peace Parish, Green Bay, effective April 12, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Deacon of St. Mary Parish, Appleton, effective April 11, 2019.

Deacon Todd Raether is appointed Pastoral Coordinator of St. Martin of Tours Parish, Cecil, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Deacon of Sacred Heart Parish, Shawano, effective June 30, 2109.

Rev. Thomas Reynebeau is appointed Pastor of Resurrection Parish, Green Bay, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of St. Peter the Fisherman Parish, Two Rivers, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. David Ruby is appointed Pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish, Oneida, and St. Joseph Parish, Oneida, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of Stella Maris Parish, Egg Harbor, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Carl Schmitt is appointed Pastor of Holy Spirit Parish, Kimberly, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointments as Pastor of Corpus Christi Parish, Sturgeon Bay, and St. Mary Parish, Maplewood, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Larry Seidl has been granted Senior Priest Status effective July 1, 2019 and he concludes his appointment as Pastor of St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish, Neenah, and Priest Moderator of St. Patrick Parish, Menasha, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Timothy Shillcox, O. Praem., is appointed Pastor of St. Rose Parish, Clintonville, and St. Mary Parish, Bear Creek, effective July 1, 2019.

Rev. Michael Thiel is appointed Administrator of St. Denis Parish, Shiocton, and St. Patrick Parish, Stephensville, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointments as Parochial Vicar of St. Francis Xavier Parish, De Pere, and St. Mary Parish, De Pere, and Priest Celebrant of the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Jon Thorsen is appointed Administrator of Good Shepherd Parish, Chilton, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointments as Parochial Vicar of St. Bernadette Parish, Appleton, and Sacred Heart Parish, Appleton, and as Chaplain of St. Mary Catholic High School, Neenah, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Scott Valentyn is appointed Administrator of Sacred Heart Parish, Shawano, and Priest Moderator and Priest Celebrant of St. Martin of Tours Parish, Cecil, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Parochial Vicar of St. John the Baptist Parish, Howard, and Priest Celebrant of the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Daniel Viertel is appointed Chaplain of McCormick Assisted Living, Green Bay, effective April 12, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of Prince of Peace Parish, Green Bay, effective April 11, 2019.

Deacon Lincoln Wood is appointed Pastoral Leader of St. Thomas More Parish, Appleton, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastoral Leader and Deacon of St. Mary Parish, Bear Creek and St. Rose Parish, Clintonville, effective June 30, 2019.

Rev. Donald Zuleger is appointed Administrator of St. Mary Parish, Black Creek, and St. Lawrence Parish, Navarino, effective July 1, 2019.  He concludes his appointment as Pastor of St. Bernadette Parish, Appleton, and Sacred Heart Parish, Appleton, effective June 30, 2019.