Pastoral Staff

Can we pray for you? Would you like a visit or Holy Communion brought to you? Please contact the parish office.


  • Rev. Msgr. John P. Putano

Parochial Vicar

  • Rev. Stephen Nyamweya Ogaro

In Residence at St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Rev. Paul Machira


  • Rev. Mr. Les Distin, emeritus
  • Rev. Mr. Adeolu Ademoyo

Pastoral Associates

  • Sr. Mary Jane Athieno, LSOSF,
    St. Patrick’s Pastoral Care Associate & Sacristan
  • Sr. Teresia Mutiso, LSOSF,
    St. Thomas Aquinas Pastoral Care Associate & Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

Parish Volunteers: Several of our parishioners devote themselves to volunteer as prayer warriors and or visitors bringing Holy Communion to those who cannot easily attend services. 

Transportation Services: The parishes of St. Patrick’s and St. Thomas Aquinas now have a transportation van and drivers which provide parishioners who need a ride to Mass. We currently provide service to the Saturday, 4PM Vigil Mass at St. Thomas Aquinas on a weekly basis. We also desire to provide transportation for special programs at the parishes. Please call the St. Thomas Aquinas Office for more information at 797-4015.

Administrative Staff

Joint Parish Administrator 

  • Danita Fiacco

Joint Technology Care Taker

  • Fred Kelley

      Joint Director of Life Long Faith Formation/Catechetecal Leader

  • Kurt Hoover    

Joint Youth Ministry

  • Karen Gill-Leighton

      Joint Website & Communications Specialist

  • Angel DeLap

St. Patrick’s Special Events & Outreach Ministries Coordinator

  • Barbara Donnelly 

Parish Secretaries

Mickey Carbo
Secretary STA – Tuesday

Maria DePersiis
Secretary STA – Friday

Kathyann Strong
Count Caretaker STA – Monday
Secretary STA – Wednesday, Thursday

Marie Evans
Secretary SP – Tuesday, Thursday

Kathy Lash
Secretary SP Monday, Wednesday afternoon, Friday morning

Carolyn Scoville
Secretary SP Monday, Wednesday mornings, Friday afternoon

Liturgical Staff

 For St. Patrick’s – 

Easter 2019 at St. Patrick’s


  Sr. Mary Jane Atheino, LSOSF
  SP Sacristan

  Michael Steflik
  SP Organist

  Hilary Squier
  SP Cantor/Choir Director

  Kassandra Profera

   James Apicella

For St. Thomas Aquinas –

Easter St. Thomas Aquinas 2022


Steven Nanni
STA Cantor/Choir Director


Angel DeLap
STA Musician

Buildings & Grounds


For St. Patrick’s:

  •  Jim Foley
     SP Maintenance


  •  James Brown
     SP Maintenance                             


Mary Peck
Joint Rectory Caretaker




For St. Thomas Aquinas: 

  • Alexander Wixsom
    STA Caretaker


  • David Blaine
    STA Caretaker