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Former Parish Pastors

The following is a list of St. Mary
Parish Pastors......


1837 – 1848        Visiting priests from Vincennes
1848 – 1855        Rev. F. J. Fisher
1855 – 1856        Visiting priests from Olney
1856 – 1857        Rev. Roderick Heimerling
1857 – 1859        Rev. Joseph Fortmann
1859 – 1860        Rev. Laugham
1860 – 1872        Rev. John Sandrock
1873 –1874         Rev. Sylvester Wegener
1874 – 1881        Rev. Adam Pennartz
1881 – 1934        Rev. Peter J. Virnich
1934 – 1934        Rev. DePalma
1934 – 1937        Rev. Lawrence Villing
1937 – 1945        Rev. Francis Schlepphorst
1945 – 1948        Rev. Anthony Stengel
1948 – 1966        Rev. George Windsor
1966 – 1976        Rev. Joseph O’Reilly
1976 – 1978        Rev. Richard Niebrugge
1978 – 1979        Rev. Walter Weerts
1979 – 1981        Rev. Virgil Mank
1981 – 1981        Rev. Paul Sankoovikel
1981 – 1986        Rev. Robert Spriggs
1986 – 2000        Rev. Joe Molloy and St. Anthony priests
2000 – 2003        Rev. Alan McIntosh
2003 – 2006        Rev. Barry Harmon
2006 – 2016        Rev. Allen Kemme

2016 -- Present   Rev. R. Dean Probst