Fr. Nicholas J. Habets Assembly #1505

In Memoriam
Our assembly has seen many members come and go, but we keep a special place in our hearts for those Sir Knights who have moved from this world to the next.

Brother SK Stephen George Riley Jr

A Knight of the 4th Degree
Born: 14 August 1929
Deceased: 24 December 2020

Stephen George Riley, Jr. 91, passed away in Norfolk, VA on Thursday, December 24, 2020.

Stephen was born in Rochester, New York to the late Stephen G. and Harriette Riley. He is predeceased by his first wife, Mary; daughter, Margaret Riley; sons, Stephen G. Riley, III, and Christopher S. Riley; daughter-in-law Mary Gatti Riley; son-in-law, C. Patrick Pitchford; grandson, Sean P. Riley; and brother, John M. Riley. Stephen was a 30-year US Navy veteran; he was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Chapter 4632.

He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline Capetanakis Riley, son, Kevin M. Riley, Sr (Stacie), and daughters, Eileen P. MacDougall (Robert) and Kathleen R. Pitchford, stepchildren, Angela Phillips (Tench), Toni Sires, Nicholas Capetanakis (Christine), thirteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, sisters Patricia Noce and Stephanie Riley and numerous nieces and nephews.

As a result of COVID, a Memorial Mass and internment in Arlington National Cemetery will be held at a later date.

Brother SK Denny Davidson

A Knight of the 4th Degree
Deceased: 26 December 2020

Was a member of St. Benedict Council and an Honorary Life Member of Fr. Habets Assembly.

Brother Sir Knight Joe Cosetllo

A Knight of the 4th Degree
Deceased: 25 December 2020

With much regret I must inform you that Sir Knight Joseph F. Costello passed away on Christmas Day, the 25th of December.

Joe was an Honorary Life Member of Assembly 1505 and active member of Council 4632.  He moved out West to California to be close to his children.  A Funeral Mass for Joe will be held at 1100 (11 AM) on January 6th at the Ascension Catholic Church in San Diego. Sir Knight Costello will be interned at Miramar National Cemetery with full military honors between 2:30 and 3:00 PM on January 7th.

Cards may be sent to Mrs.Mary Jo Costello at 1420 Pallomar Street, Vista CA 91913. Please keep Joe, his wife Mary Jo and entire Costello family in your prayers.

Brother PFN John Desjardins

A Knight of the 4th Degree
Born: 1 July 1925
Deceased: 22 October 2020