Passing of Carmen Ibarra, Mother of Brother Knight Henry Ibarra

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Carmen Ibarra, Mother of Brother Knight Henry Ibarra.

The Visitation Services will be Thursday, March 16, 2023 at Martenson Funeral Home, Allen Park Chapel at 10915 Allen Rd, Allen Park, from 4pm to 8pm.


She will be In State on Friday, March 17, 2023 from 9:30-10am at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 14101 Superior, Southgate. The Mass of Resurrection is Friday, March 17, 2023 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 14101 Superior in Southgate at 10am.

May her soul and all the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Amen.

Volunteer Opportunities – All are Welcome to Participate!

Whether you are a Brother Knight, or would just like to volunteer with us and ‘try us out’, we have some volunteer opportunities for all of you!

2nd Annual Tony Cerezo Memorial Golf Tournament – Volunteer Opportunities
Saturday, August 6, 2022

St Pius Festival – Volunteer Opportunities
Saturday, August 20, 2022
Hot Dog Booth

Dime Toss Booth

Downriver K of C Diamond Jack River Cruise Fundraiser 2022 – IT’S BACK!

Tuesday, July 19th – 7PM
Bishop Park in Wyandotte to the Bridges (North route)
$30 per person or 2 for $50 (What a Bargain!)
Pizza and Snacks Provided – Cash Bar – 50/50

This is open to ANYONE! ALL ARE WELCOME!

Contact DD/PGK Ray Bilyk by email or text to 313-247-2110 to get tickets!


Volunteers Needed – Coats for Kids Distribution in Ecorse

Brother Knights, Family and Friends of Council 3956 (and District 105),

District 105 (hosted by Robert Jones Council 3956) is having a Coats for Kids Distribution THIS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13th at St. André Bessette Parish (4250 W Jefferson Ave, Ecorse, MI 48229) from 10AM to 1PM.

We need VOLUNTEERS to help with setup, distribution and cleanup for this event!!! Please plan on being there by 9AM to assist with setup, but if you can’t make it then, please come anyway to assist. Many hands make light work!!!

Information about the Coats for Kids Program can be found here:

PDF Flyer

Contact District Deputy Ray Bilyk if you have any questions!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED THIS WEEKEND – M.I. Drive for Mentally Impaired (Tootsie Roll Drive)

Brother Knights, family and friends,

Thanks to our Council Warden Larry Rossi, we got permission to solicit funds (and hand out Tootsie Rolls) on this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the intersection of Eureka and Dix/Toledo Roads from 9AM to 4PM.

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to make this weekend a success!

We are also soliciting donations at ALL of the St. Pius X Parish doors after all of the Masses (Saturday 4PM Mass, and Sunday 9AM and 11AM Masses).

If you can help at the intersection (even an hour is helpful), please contact Brother Larry Rossi by email at

If you can help at the Saturday 4PM and Sunday 9AM Masses, please contact Program Director Brian Batko by email at

If you can help at the Sunday 11AM Mass, please contact Grand Knight Bill Robert by email at
We really need everyone’s help to make this a successful event! Remember the lesson of the First Degree… Charity!