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  • Monsignor Joseph McLoone

    Pastor

    Monsignor McLoone grew up in Philadelphia (Olney), and attended Incarnation School and Cardinal Dougherty High School. He was ordained in 1988 and before coming to Downingtown, served most of his pastoral assignments in Philadelphia: St. Anne, St. Martin of Tours, the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, St. Therese of the Child Jesus, and St. Katharine Drexel in Chester. He came to St. Joseph in 2011 and was named pastor in 2012.

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    Pastor
  • Rev. Anthony Rossi

    Parochial Vicar

    Fr. Rossi grew up in Roslyn, Montgomery County, and attended St. John of the Cross from kindergarten through eighth grade. He was ordained in 2009 and before coming to Downingtown served at St. David Parish and St. Jerome Parish. He came to St. Joseph in 2014.

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    Parochial Vicar
  • Rev. John E. Donia

    Resident

    Fr. Donia came to St. Joseph in July 2015. He is a resident here while serving as School Minister at Bishop Shanahan High School. He was ordained in 2007 and came here from Archbishop Ryan High School, where he was the School Minister, Theology Teacher, Yearbook moderator, and Spirit Week moderator.

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    Resident
  • Jim Bogdan

    Parish Deacon

    Deacon Bogdan came to St. Joseph Parish in 2012. He grew up in St. Alphonsus Parish in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Deacon Jim facilitates retreats, is active in our Adult Faith Formation program, and leads our Grief Support Program.

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    Parish Deacon
  • Ed Schiappa

    Parish Deacon

    Deacon Schiappa has been in the parish since 1979. He grew up in Holy Innocents Parish in Philadelphia and was ordained in 1997. In addition to visiting area nursing homes, he works with people who want to learn more about the Catholic faith and he is involved with Joseph’s People, a ministry for those who are unemployed or under-employed.

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    Parish Deacon
  • Allen Austin

    Youth Ministry Director

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    Youth Ministry Director
  • Karen Dawson

    Parish Services Director

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    Parish Services Director
  • Roe DeRitis

    Parish Secretary

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    Parish Secretary
  • Jo-Ann Funkhouser

    Parish Bookkeeper

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    Parish Bookkeeper
  • Anna Kozlowska

    Elder Care Ministry

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    Elder Care Ministry
  • Mary Ann Korpics

    Assistant to the DRE

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    Assistant to the DRE
  • Denny Luminella

    Maintenance Supervisor

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    Maintenance Supervisor
  • Dodie Milano

    Receptionist

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    Receptionist
  • Kathy Thomas

    Director of Religious Education

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    Director of Religious Education
  • Julie Wiant

    Business Manager

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    Business Manager
  • Jeannine Zack

    Administrative Assistant

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    Administrative Assistant

Events
  • Oct4

    Blessing of the Animals

    Wednesday, October 4 at 6:30 p.m. in front of Church.  
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  • Oct7

    Safe Environment

    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Parish Meeting Center. For all adults who volunteer with or are around the parish children. Sign up at...
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  • Oct21

    Anointing Mass

    Saturday, October 21 at 11:30 a.m.
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