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Lay Fraternities of St. Dominic
Province of St. Joseph, Eastern United States

P.O. Box 4546
New Windsor, NY 12553

Dominican Bookstore
St. Thomas Aquinas Church
401 Alderman Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
dominicanbookstore@gmail.com
www.dominicanbookstores.com

Lay Dominican Archives
Miss Mary Maher
Dominican House of Studies
487 Michigan Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20017
202-529-5300
(Paper copy of minutes)

Provincial President (First Term, 2011-2013)
Ms Marianne T. Jablonski, O.P.
2410 East Hazzard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125
215-291-0116

Provincial Promoter
Fr. Darren Pierre, O.P.
Dominican Friars, Province of St. Joseph
141 East 65th Street
New York, NY 10065
212-288-5872


Provincial Vice President-North (Regions 1, 2, and 3)
Ms Nancy Fitzsimmons, O.P.
9 Old Salem Road
West Orange, NJ 08052-3115
973-731-4682

Provincial Vice President-South (Regions 4, 5, and 6)
Mrs. Ann Devine, O.P.
4805 Idlewilde Road
Shady Side, MD 20764
301-261-9347


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RegionPresident
Region 1: CT, MA, ME, RI, VT Mrs. Cosette Heimann, O.P
Region 2: NJ, NY (downstate) Mrs. Irene Gifford, O.P.
Region 3: NY (upstate) Mrs. Kathleen Desrosiers, O.P.
Region 4: NJ, PA Ms. Marianne Jablonski, O.P.
Region 5: DC, MD, VA, NC Mrs. Ann Devine, O.P.
Region 6: OH, KY Mr. Sigurd Peterson, O.P.
Kenya, Eastern Africa  



REGION 1 (New England)

CONNECTICUT:

Our Lady of Grace Pro-Chapter
@ Holy Apostles College and Seminary (Cromwell, CT)
c/o Dr. Terry Boron, O.P.
48 Fieldstone Court
North Haven, CT 06473
203-234-1463
(boronfamily@aol.com)

St. Mary's Chapter
@ St. Mary's Church (New Haven, CT)
c/o Mrs. Cosette Heimann, O.P.
103 Pond View Circle
Guilford, CT 06437
860-338-3076
(cheimann@csc.com)

MAINE:

The Two Hearts of Jesus & Mary Pro-Chapter
@ Little House of Prayer (Biddeford, ME)
c/o Mrs. Constance Cook, O.P.
91 Pool Street
Biddeford, ME 04005
207-284-9854
(Dcook001@maine.rr.com)

Resurrection Chapter
@ Community of the Resurrection (Otisfield, ME)
c/o Sr. Rosalie Dickson, O.P.
P.O. Box 284
Casco, ME 04015-0284
207-627-7184
(sisterrosalie@fairpoint.net)

Blessed Margaret of Castello Pro-Chapter
@ Saints Peter and Paul Basilica (Lewsitown, ME)
c/o Mrs. Marlene Laurendeau, O.P.
5 Mast Lane
Burnswick, ME 04011-1755
207-725-4196
(marlenelauren@gmail.com)

MASSACHUSETTS:

St. Martin De Porres Chapter
@ St. Patrick’s Church (Natick, MA)
c/o Mr. Roman Martin-Sadok Gorski, O.P.
14B Strawberry Hill Road, Apt. 32
Acton, MA 01720
978-263-4506
(romanops@msn.com)

Our Lady of Mercy Chapter
@ MCI Norfolk, MA / Trenton, NJ (Norfolk, MA)
c/o Ms. Ruth Raichle, O.P.
1049 Main Street
Millis, MA 02054
508-376-9923
(bethanyosfop@aol.com)

Hope of Bethany Pro-Chapter
@ St. Theresa Church (Sherborn, MA)

St. Rose of Lima Chapter
@ St. Dominic Church (Swansea, MA)
c/o Fr. Joseph Viveiros, O.P.
1277 G A R Hwy.
Swansea, MA 02777-4212
509-675-4626

Mother of God Chapter
@ Monastery of the Mother of God (Springfield, MA)
c/o Mr. James Mitson, O.P.
476 Franklin Street Ext.
Agawam, MA 01001
413-786-8652
(jmit3206@aol.com)

Greater Boston St. Dominic’s Pro-Chapter
@ Mary Immaculate of Lourdes Church (Newton Upper Falls, MA)
c/o Mr. Raymundo DiBona
45 Trafford Street
Quincy, MA 02169
617-472-4446
(kmcaldwell1@verizon.net)

NEW HAMPSHIRE:

Corpus Christi Pro-Chapter
@St. James Church (Portsmouth, NH)
c/o Ms. Rebecca Justin, O.P.
20 Olympic Lane
N. Andover, MA 01845
978-686-8252
(bjustin@comcast.net)


RHODE ISLAND:

Our Lady of Divine Providence/St. Thomas Aquinas Chapter
@ Providence College (Providence, RI)
c/o Mrs. Mary Hurley, O.P.
50 Peckham Road
Little Compton, RI 02837
401-635-2875
(mediatirx@iglide.net)

Mother of Mercy Pro-Chapter (Tiverton, RI)
c/o Mrs. Laurie Anne Biszko, O.P.
280 Fish Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
401-625-1623
(biszko@aol.com)


REGION 2 (Northern NJ and Downstate NY)


NEW JERSEY (Northern):

Caldwell College Chapter
@ St. Catherine Infirmary (Caldwell, NJ)
c/o Mrs. Pat Pongracz, O.P.
572 Rockaway Valley Road
Boonton Township, NJ 07005
973-627-5811
(bett18NJ@aol.com)

Sacred Heart Chapter
@ St. Mary's Church (Rahway, NJ)
c/o Mrs. Margaret Hreha, O.P.
331 Madison Street
Linden, NJ 07036
908-862-3234
(mahreha@gmail.com)

Holy Rosary Chapter
@ Our Lady of the Perpetual Rosary Monastery (Summit, NJ)
c/o Mrs. Catherine Abraham, O.P.
858 Garden St.
Union, NJ 07083
(908) 810-8847
cbornagain77@verizon.net


NEW YORK (Downstate):

Rose Hawthorne Pro-Chapter
@ Rosary Hill Home (Hawthorne, NY)
c/o Mrs. Mary Ann Cerrata, O.P.
89 Sky Top Drive
Pleasantville, NY 10570
914-769-4755
(macandvac@juno.com)

Our Lady of Hope Chapter
@ St. Jude Church (Mastic Beach, NY)
c/o Mrs. Kathleen Gillen, O.P.
1 Alder Lane
Shirley, NY 11967
(ktgillen@yahoo.com)

Most Holy Rosary Chapter
@ St. Francis of Assisi Church (Newburgh, NY)
c/o Mr. David Sutton, O.P.
431 Blooming Grove Turnpike, #52
New Winsdor, NY 12553
845-565-7302
(davidtop@earthlink.net)

Our Lady of the Assumption Chapter
@ St. Vincent Ferrer Priory (New York City, NY)
c/o Dr. Robert F. Cuervo, O.P.
84-44 111th Street
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
718-847-9869
(maca567@yahoo.com)

Our Lady of the Poor Chapter
@ Holy Rosary Church (Hawthorne, NY)
c/o Mrs. Joan Allgaier, O.P.
51 Wayne Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
(phone missing)
(trysaint@hotmail.com)

Queen of the Rosary Chapter
@ Molloy College (Rockville Centre, NY)
c/o Mr. Anthony Tallini, O.P.
504 N. First Street
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
516-354-5715
(veritas922@aol.com)

St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ St. Teresa's Church (Staten Island, NY)
c/o Ms. Margaret Caterina, O.P.
59 Gibson Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10308
718-984-6089
(margarcateri@aol.com))

REGION 3 (Upstate NY)

NEW YORK (Upstate)

Immaculate Heart Chapter
@ Our Lady of the Rosary Monastery (Buffalo, NY)
c/o Mrs. Jeanette Salvadore, O.P.
900 Borden Street
Cheektowaga, NY 14227
716-684-1795
(jeanette.salvadore@itt.com)

Mary, Queen of Apostles Chapter
@ Mary the Queen Monastery (Elmira, NY)
c/o Mrs. Kathleen Desrosiers, O.P.
12 Bundy Avenue
Bath, NY 14810
607-776-4818
(mftop2001@yahoo.com)

Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Chapter
@ St. Clement Church (Saratoga Springs, NY)
c/o Ms. Theresa Best, O.P.
2 Aberdeen Way
Gansevoort, NY 12831
518-584-8672
(traleerose@irishabroad.com)

St. Louis Bertrand Chapter
@ Monastery of the Perpetual Rosary (Syracuse, NY)
c/o Mr. Louis Pizzuti, O.P.
5479 Trastevere Road
Clay, NY 13041
315-699-8689
(loupizzuti@yahoo.com)


REGION 4 (DE, Southern NJ, and PA)

DELAWARE:

Our Lady, Queen of Peace Group
@ St. Thomas More Dominican Oratory (Newark, DE)
c/o Mrs. Diane Cannon
933 Alexandria Drive Newark, DE 19711 302-540-0213
(minqtao@comcast.net)


NEW JERSEY (Southern):

Holy Rosary Chapter
@ Monastery of the Perpetual Rosary (Camden, NJ)
c/o Mrs. Joanne Sarkees, O.P.
10 North Bryn Mawr Place
Media, PA 19063
610-627-0310
(jcsarkees@aol.com)

St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church (Whiting, NJ)
c/o Mr. Ben Radice, O.P.
124 Throssell Road
Lavallette, NJ 08735
732-854-7074
(flatboyben@opton.net)

Our Lady of Victory Group
@ St. Raymond Church (North Cape May, NJ)
c/o Mr. Robert Ellis, O.P.
610 Pacific Avenue
North Cape May, NY 08204
609-886-7081
(pb1012@comcast.net)

PENNSYLVANIA:

St. Louis De Montfort Pro-Chapter
@ Sacred Heart Church (Bath, PA)
c/o Miss Evelyn Orogo, O.P.
48 Sycamore Drive
Bath, PA 18017
610-759-2004
(evelyn.orogo@yahoo.com)

Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Chapter
@ Notre Dame Church (Bethlehem, PA)
c/o Mrs. Anna Mae Von Lear, O.P.
1562 Bayberry Lane
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-868-6794
(vonleera@gmail.com)

Our Lady of Prouille Chapter
@St. David’s Church (Willow Grove, PA)
c/o Miss Carol Capelli, O.P.
433 Valley Ave.
Hammonton, NJ 08037
609-561-1462
(cricpli@aol.com)

St. Thomas Aquinas Pro-Chapter
@ St. Rita’s Mission Church (Gouldsboro, PA)
c/o Mrs. Alexandra Orvieto, O.P.
123 Clover Lane
Greentown, PA 18426
570-676-3499
(aorvieto@ptd.net)

St. Thomas Aquinas Chapter
@ Immaculate Heart of Mary Monastery (Lancaster, PA)
c/o Mr. Tom Walker, O.P.
2895 Kissell Hill Road
Lititz, PA 17543
717-569-1071
(tom@walkerinsuranceservices.net)


St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ Immaculate Mother Convent (Pen Argyl, PA)
c/o Mr. Patrick Giannotta, O.P.
11 Kyle Drive
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
908-388-1957
(pgianna@ptd.net)

St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ Holy Name of Jesus Church (Philadelphia, PA)
c/o Mr. Robert Ellis, O.P.
610 Pacific Avenue
North Cape May, NY 08204
609-886-7081
(pb1012@comcast.net)

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Chapter (Filipino Chapter)
@ St. Peter the Apostle Church (Philadelphia, PA)
c/o Mrs. Judith Belonia, O.P.
118 W. Albertson Avenue
Westmont, NJ 08108
865-854-5623
(judy.belonia@prufoxroach.com)



REGION 5 (Middle Atlantic)

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

Our Lady of Fatima/St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ Dominican House of Studies
c/o Ms. LaVerne Atiba, O.P.
1725 Varnum Street, NW
Washington, DC 20011
202-829-0666
(laverne.atiba@yahoo.com)

Blessed Fra Angelico Pro-Chapter
@ Dominican House of Studies
c/o Mr. Mark Johnson, O.P.
1605 Walden Drive
McLean, VA 22101
202-412-6697
(markjohnson10@cox.net))

Immaculate Conception Chapter
@ Dominican House of Studies
c/o Dr. Jean Francois Orsini, O.P.
410 Fessenden Street, NW
Washington, DC 20016
202-686-0849
(jorsini@pin-stripe.com)


St. Dominic's Chapter
@ St. Dominic's Priory
c/o Laurette Fisher, O.P.
5405 37th Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20782
301-779-4262
(laurette.fisher@faa.gov)

MARYLAND:

Saint Pius V Pro-Chapter
@ Mount De Sales Academy (Catonsville, MD)
c/o Mrs. Wendy Pavlat, O.P.
5709 Goucher Road
College Park, MD 20740
301-345-8077
(ericandwendy@earthlink.net)

Bishop Fenwick Chapter
@ St. Andrew the Apostle Church (Silver Spring, MD)
c/o Miss Elissa Speckmann, O.P.
504 Meadow Hall Drive
Rockville, MD 20851
301-251-6290
emas83@juno.com

Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapter
@ Our Lady of Sorrows Church (West River, MD)
c/o Mrs. Ann Devine, O.P.
4805 Idlewood Drive
Shady Side, MD 20764
301-261-9347
(anndeliasd@aol.com)


VIRGINIA:

St. Thomas Aquinas Chapter
@ St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish (Charlottesville, VA)
c/o Mrs. Marta Brannon, O.P.
3291 Heathcote Lane
Kenswick, VA 22947
434-906-1300
(marta@stauva.org)

Our Lady of Guadalupe Pro-Chapter (Front Royal, VA)
c/o Mrs. Deborah D’Andrea, O.P.
321 Oakridge Court
Front Royal, VA 22630
540-635-6834
(debadeb@embarqmail.com)

St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ St. Catherine of Siena Church (Great Falls, VA)
c/o Ms. Donna Kerrigan, O.P.
1104 Dapple Grey Court
Great Falls, VA 22066
571-294-4058
(djkerrigan@cox.net)

Sacred Heart Pro-Chapter
@ Sacred Heart Church (Manassas, VA)
c/o Mr. Tony Catabui, O.P.
1367 Southgate Court
Dale City, VA 22193
703-670-7591
(tmcatabui@verizon.net)


REGION 6 (KY, OH, WV)

KENTUCKY:


St. Louis Bertrand Chapter (Women)
@ St. Louis Bertrand Church (Louisville, KY)
c/o Ms. Susan Yaden, O.P.
1104 S. Sixth St.
Louisville, KY 40203-3114
(bobyaden@hotmail.com)

Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapter
@ St. Louis Bertrand Church (Louisville, KY)
c/o Ms. Mary Lou Gregory, O.P.
9710 Long Rifle Lane
Louisville, KY 40291
502-403-8065
(marygtop@insightbb.com)

Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati Pro-Chapter
@ St. Cecilia Church (Independence, KY)
c/o Mr. Russ Connors, O.P.
10950 Taylor Mill Rd.
Independence, KY 41051
859-468-0130
(Russ@RussConnors.com)

St. Martin De Porres Chapter (New Hope, KY)
c/o Mrs. Mary Frances Musk, O.P.
3050 Gap Knob Rd.
New Hope, KY 40052-6927
270-325-3061
(mfmusk@earthlink.net)

St. Dominic's Chapter
@ St. Rose Priory (Springfield, KY)
c/o Ms. Nancy Ballard, O.P.
868 Loretto Road - P.O. Box 71
Springfield, KY 40069-0071


OHIO:

Our Lady of Peace Chapter
@ St. Gertrude Church (Cincinnati, OH)
c/o Mr. Sigurd Peterson, O.P.
1655 Langdon Drive
Centerville, OH 45459-5049
937-291-1325
(sigurdpeterson@woh.rr.com)

Bishop Fenwick Pro-Chapter
@ St. Gertrude Church (Cincinnati, OH)
c/o Mr. David Brecount, O.P.
7630 Shawnee Run Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45243-3009
513-227-3284
(brecount@yahoo.com)

St. Catherine of Siena Chapter
@ St. Patrick Church (Columbus, OH)
c/o Dr. Arvin Gallanosa, O.P.
280 N. Grant Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215-2623
614-488-3779
(gallanosa@gmail.com)

St. Dominic's Chapter
@ St. Dominic's Church (Youngstown, OH)
c/o Mrs. Patricia Moylan, O.P.
77 E. Lucius Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44507-1898
330-881-4901
(stdominic@zoominternet.com)

St. Thomas Aquinas Chapter
@ St. Thomas Aquinas Church (Zanesville, OH)
c/o Ms. Melanie Von Gunten, O.P.
130 N. Fifth St.
Zanesville, OH 43701-3583

Blessed Jordan of Saxony Pro-Chapter
@ Holy Rosary Church (Steubenville, OH)
c/o Ms. Catherine Heck, O.P.
708 Oakmont Avenue
Steubenville, OH 43952
740-283-6498


EASTERN AFRICA

KENYA

St. Martin de Porres Pro-Chapter
P.O. Box 2566
4011 KISUMU, KENYA
c/o Mr. Fredrick Otieno, O.P.
(fotieno@ke.cdc.gov)
+ 254 733981781

St. Catherine of Siena Pro-Chapter
P.O. Box 230, Village Market
00621 NAIROBI, KENYA
david_w_lutz@yahoo.com


 


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