Eight diocesan priests celebrating anniversaries this year

Father Charles Duman is a native of Wynot County, Nebraska and grew up in Vermillion. He was ordained May 3, 1952. Father Duman is retired and resides in Mitchell.

Monsignor Carlton Hermann is a native of Rockford, Iowa. He was ordained June 6, 1952. Msgr. Hermann is retired and resides in Yankton.

Monsignor James Doyle was born in Lake Benton, Minnesota. He was ordained June 2, 1957. Msgr. Doyle is retired and lives in Sioux Falls.

Father Jerome Holtzman was born in Highmore. He was ordained June 2, 1957. Father Holtzman is retired and resides in Watertown.

Father Hal Barber is a native of Parker. He was ordained June 1, 1967. Father Barber is pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Marion and St. Christina Parish, Parker and he resides in Parker.

Father Gerald Thury is a native of Parkston. He was ordained June 1, 1967 at Bishop Marty Chapel at Mount Marty College, Yankton. Father Thury is retired and residing in Dimock.

Father William Hamak was born in Aberdeen. He was ordained May 29, 1992 at St. Joseph Cathedral, Sioux Falls. Father Hamak is pastor of St, Joseph Parish, Mobridge.

Father Mark Lichter is a native of Mitchell. He was ordained May 29, 1992 at St. Joseph Cathedral, Sioux Falls. Father Lichter is pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Aberdeen.

Headlines, June 2017, Local