Brother Knights of Virginia who have passed away in recent years
William J. "Bill" McCarthy, Past State Deputy (2010-2011) passed away on May 8, 2015 after a long battle with cancer. A retired Army Colonel, he was an exceptional patriot. Read more HERE.
Fr. Robert A. Lange, a brother Knight who had been a priest of the Arlington Diocese for 29 years, died on May 4, 2015. He was a member of Battlefield Council 10246. Read more about him here.
Fr. Frank Ready, Associate State Chaplain of the Virginia Knights of Columbus, a priest in Virginia since his ordination in 1959, died on January 20, 2015. He was a member of Holy Spirit Council 11922. Read more about him here.
Past State Deputy Leonardo "Lenny" Pulizzi died on June 4, 2014. He was a member of Fr. Richardson Council 11984, and was the council's Charter Grand Knight under its previous name: Jesus, Mary and Joseph Council. Read more about him here.