Staff Member: Deacon Dennis Petrie, Deacon
Deacon Dennis Petrie, Deacon
Dennis and his wife, Mary, have 4 grown children and live in Brookfield. He was ordained to the Diaconate in 2012 and serves at St. Anthony on the Lake, while working full time as an Engineering Manager at Rockwell Automation in Mequon. Dennis' ministries at St. Anthony include serving and preaching at weekend Liturgies about twice a month, performing Baptisms about once a month, coordinating RCIA Breaking out the Word sessions several times a month, helping facilitate Family Program Parent Cafes occasionally, and witnessing weddings and leading funeral vigils as assigned. In addition, Dennis and Mary lead Communion Services at the Mission Creek Senior Living Center once per month, and Dennis regularly works with Common Ground trying to start up Parent Cafes, which are small group discussions where parents learn and gain support from other parents.