Chronology

 Timeline

Year Priest
1950 Rev. Thomas J. Smith, First Pastor
1950 Rev. John J. Cardullo
1953 Rev. Stanislaus Kubik
1955 Rev. Edward R. Durkin
1955 Rev. Joseph Lynch
1956 Rev. Leon J. Richard
1963 Rev. Donald P. Gonyor
1965 Rev. James J. Aquino
1966 Rev. John J. Doran
1966 Rev. Donald P. Hartman
1967 Rev. Austin Gannon
1967 Rev. Richard Lonergan
1967 Rev. Blaise Ciambelli
1968 Rev. George G. Holland
1968 Rev. John H. Britt
1969 Rev. James F. Hoey
1969 Rev. Paul R. Hanno
1970 Rev. James F. Carmody
1970 Rev. William B Welz, Second Pastor
1971 Rev. Walter P. Rice
1972 Rev. Benard E. Gilgun
1974 Rev. Richard Trainor
1975 Rev. Thomas F. Egan
1976 Rev. John E. Horgan
1977 Rev. Chester Misiewicz
1982 Rev. Raymond M. Goodwin
1983 Rev. George J. DiLiddo
1983 Rev. James A. Lehane, Third Pastor
1984 Rev. Lawrence V. Brault
1988 Rev. James Robinson
1988 Rev. Ronald Damian
1989 Rev Edward J. Moran, Fourth Pastor
1989 Rev. Michael W. Banach
1992 Rev. Edward J. Hanlon
1996 Rev. Robert Spellman
1999 Rev. Robert A. Loftus
2005 Rev. Paul T. O’Connell
2009 Rev. John Foley,
Fifth Pastor
Year Event
1840 Catholics move to Shrewsbury
1869 Mass at Fire Station and in private homes
1872 Chapel of St. Theresa
1922 Mass in Lake Districk. Father McKoan named first resident pastor
1922 Work begun on new church
1922 St. Anne's Church erected
1950 St. Anne's became a parish. Father Smith named first pastor
1956 Rectory, parking lot, parish center
1970 Father William Welz, second pastor. St. Anne's Human Services
1983 Father James Lehane, third pastor. Revnovations to Father Smith Center
1989 Father Edward Moran, fourth pastor
1989 Church renovated and rededicated
1994 Carillon
1995 New organ - Brazilian Catholic community
1996 Free Medical Program
2000 Good Shepherd Window
2009
Father John Foley, Fifth Pastor



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