KENNEWICK, Wash. - St. Joseph's Church in Kennewick will honor Monsignor Desmond Dillon's 65 years in the priesthood with a Mass of Thanksgiving and a dinner Saturday, May 27.
Msgr. Dillon is 91 years of age, and first came to Eastern Washington in 1946. He was instrumental in the remodeling of St. Joseph's Church in the 1970's, and the church's new gathering hall bears his name.
The public is invited to celebrate with him, at St. Joseph's, Saturday, May 27th, with the Mass beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the potluck dinner starting at 7 p.m..