Pictured:  Parents Kendra and Doug Marchal with Will David Marchal. 

(1-25-22) The local Fr. James O. Byrne Council #1592 Knights of Columbus, Pro-Life Committee Chairman, Joe Kuebler, presented a $50 gift card to Will David Marchal, son of Kendra and Doug Marchal of Celina.   Will was the first qualifying baby born at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital on or about January 22, 2022, Right to Life dDay.  Will David Marchal was born at 6:38 p.m. on January 22, 2022 and weighed 7 lbs., 20 oz. 

Kuebler said –

“This is the 49th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s controversial 1973 decision legalizing abortion on demand in this country. The Knights of Columbus, as active members of the Catholic Church, firmly believe in the sanctity of all human life, from its beginning at conception in the womb to natural death.    We pray that the Supreme Court’s decision will one day be overturned.”.