Four more pastors appointed to parishes

Four more pastors appointed to parishes

The Diocese of Cleveland announces the appointments of four pastors for parishes soon to be opened:

  • Reverend Daniel J. Reed has been appointed Pastor of St. Mary parish in Akron effective Monday, 16 July 2012.
  • Reverend Daniel L. Begin has been appointed Pastor of St. Mary parish in Bedford effective Monday, 16 July, 2012.
  • Reverend James R. Ols has been appointed Pastor of St. Patrick parish in Cleveland effective Monday, 16 July 2012.
  • Reverend Robert J. Kropac has been appointed Pastor of St. Wendelin parish in Cleveland effective Monday, 16 July, 2012.


Each pastor will determine the date for the opening Mass for his parish. Appointments of the pastors for two remaining parishes which are to be opened will be forthcoming.


"Please join me in rejoicing with our brothers and sisters in faith during this blessed moment and pray for the success of these parishes in their mission to bring greater glory to God"---Most Reverend Richard Lennon, Bishop of Cleveland.

In Addition:

  • Reverend Donald H. Dunson has been appointed Pastor of St. Vincent DePaul parish in Elyria effective Monday 16 July 2012.