Orange County AOH Holds Memorial Day Services

Members of Joseph Duelk Jr Division 1 Orange County Monroe New York and Fr. Emmanuel Hourihan AOH Division 4 attended sunrise services at five cemeteries and two moments in Goshen NY. A prayer was said followed by the playing of pipes, then a 21 gun salute. Taps were played and all in attendance presented arms for our fallen heroes.

After visiting the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Orange County, NY, members paid their respect at the grave of 1st Lt. Louis E. Allen. The Junior Division of AOH Joseph Duelk, Jr., Division 1, was named in memory of 1st Lt. Allen, who was killed on June 8, 2005, at Forward Operating Base Danger in Tikrit, Iraq.

Article and photos provided by Tom McDonald, Division 4 Orange County

AOH Orange County Board Mass and Communion Breakfast

The Annual AOH Orange County Board Mass and Communion Breakfast will be held Sunday, October 28, 2018. The Mass and Breakfast will be celebrated at the Shrine of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Middletown, NY. 

Division #4 in Middletown will host the event which will start with a procession at 9:00 am from the Carmelite cemetery to the Mass at the Shrine at 9:30am.  More details to follow.

Contact Orange County Board President: Ed Burke at eburke@hvc.rr.com or Orange County Recording Secretary, Bill Kirnan at wkirnan@frontiernet.net