25th Aniversary July 1st 2023
Blessed Trinity 901 River Rd. Greer, SC 29651
Next meeting is on Tuesday, Dec 12th
October 1st Annual Low Country Boil at the Klimbal residence, 1323 Old Mush Creek Rd. Travelers Rest. Call Trish for reservations 864-517-9594.
Sept 16th Nick Gerich passed away today. The knight will have a memorial mass for Nick on Oct 8th 7pm mass.
Sept 14th Prayer request for fellow knight Nick Gerich. He in the ICU with a ruptured gallbladder and in a lot of pain.
Sept 3rd 25th Anniversary BBQ at Blessed Trinity with Barbocoa as the meat, a thin sliced skirt steak the hispanic knights bbq/grilled it and also had tomales. Covered dishes and desserts were provided. The first Grand knight, Ray Klimbal was given a St. Michael the Archangel statue and his wife, Trish Klimbal, the leader of the ladies auxiliary, received a beautiful framed picture of the Blessed Mother now hanging at the end of the far hallway at church.
Sept 2nd Sister Stella- Maris 60th Birthday party. The knights were asked to buy her a new computer and the cost was split with the Ladies Auxiliary. Mass was said before dinner and there was plenty of traditional foods from her country; including roasted goat and turkey as well as other dishes. The party was well attended and under a large tent.
July 18th Council was unable to respond to Leroy Drummond's request for the ramp repair so his son-in-law completed the repairs.
Aug 13 Exemplification of Les Wells
Council was requested to Help fellow Knight Leroy Drummond with the repair if his handicap ramp at his home. Some Knights were assigned to evaluate what was required and make the repairs.
Mothers Day Roses will be passed out by the Knight on May 13th and 14th
at the Masses
Spring Fling 4/27/23 with Henry's Smokehouse BBQ at Trish Klimbal's
home 1323 Old Mush Creek Rd. Travelers Rest, and was a
Great Success.... We had over 40 people including Fr Gabriel.
The food included BBQ Pork, BBQ Ribs, Chicken, Coleslaw, Macaroni
and Cheese, Baked Beans and Buns. A nice selection of Desserts.
Blessed Trinity's Spring Festival was on April 22, 2023 after the Spanish
Mass. It was a GREAT Success and made $15,200.
The Knights made Funnel Cakes, Fried Oreos, and Filled and Unfilled
Churros. The Ladies Aux mad Popcorn and sold desserts.
Lenten Soup Nites are Mar 3rd, 10th, 17th and the 24th. Yu'all come
and bring meatless soup and bread after the Stations of the Cross
Knights Lenten Fish Fry will be on Friday February 24th after the 5:pm
Stations of the Cross.
Fellow Knight Maj. Eugene Dobbins (Ret) passed away on 1/13/23.
Blessed Trinity had a Great Spring Festival Collected over $ 8,400.
Spring Fiesta Scheduled for Sunday May 22, 2022 Around 1:00 PM
Great food was available during our last Fall Festival !
Divine Mercy Sunday 4/24/22 Chaplet to be said at 3:00 PM
More Divine Mercy Materials are available at Blessed Trinity,.
Mark Matthew Sitter Passed Away April 20th 2022 at 72 years old.
Harry Demary passed away on April 16th 2021 at 97 years old.
His funeral service will be on April 28th at 11AM at Blessed Trinity.
April 28th would have been Harry's 98th birthday. Harry loved to
play cards and eat Low Country Boil.
Low Country Boil on Sunday September 27th at 4:00 PM.
1323 Old Mush Creek Rd. Travelers Rest, Y'all Come.
Call Trish Klimbal for information 864-525-0392.
We are having a new priest assigned, Father Jose Gabriel Cruz
Rodriguez, effective September 4th, 2020. Welcome to Blessed
Trinity Catholic Church.
Daily mass has resumed. On Friday, September 4th daily mass will
be at 9:00AM . Our Polish priest saying our interim masses will be
traveling back to Poland.
Gary Earl Kennedy Sr., 1st Degree, Passed away on August 20th
2020. Husband of Ruth Kennedy was 66 years old. Gary's funeral
mass will be on Tuesday, September 8th, at 10:30 AM.
All our thoughts and prayers go out to Gary and his family. See
Thomas McAfee funeral home website for more info.
August meeting cancelled
July meeting Cancelled -- Fr Jaime left for Newberry SC
Awaiting Fr. Emerson at the end of August.
June Social at Wellborn Winery on Jun 7th was fantastic. Great
attendance, Good food, and Fine Wine.
Fr. Jaime's MOM in Chile passed away on Thursday, May 7th,2020
May she rest in peace. Ladies Aux & Knights Sent Flowers
Watch Blessed Trinity mass with Fr. Jaime on the website below.
Highlight link and right click on link and click open in a new window.
April Social has been postponed and our meeting was cancelled.
Remade GiGi's Memorial sign. She was our dedicated secretary at
Blessed Trinity for many years. She continues to be missed.
March 04 Social at Southside Smokehouse in Landrum SC
was well attended - Great food with good friends.
Valentine's Party Pot Luck was great on Saturday, 15 February, 2020
Let the games begin! You had to be there!
K of C Breakfast Sunday January 23rd, had a great turnout!
Council #12274 gave the Greer High Transition Program,
a check for $3,000.00 to their Special Education teacher,
Becky Barnett on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020.
Bill Wynn passed away on May 9th, 2019. Please keep Joanie
and her family in your prayers. Bill was 60 years old and played
guitar in the choir as early as 1998. He will be missed.
Jim Slicker passed away on October 10th, 2019. Services will
be in Ohio where He and Marjorie are from. A memorial mass
will be held at Blessed Trinity at a later date. Please keep Jim
and his family in your prayers.
Dan Baldauf passed away on October 9th, 2019. Services at
Wood Mortuary in Greer, SC on Oct 11th with Viewing from 5:00
to 6:00 PM with a Rosary at 6:15 PM. Funeral Mass on Saturday,
Oct 12th at 10:00 AM at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church.
Keep Dan and his family in your prayers.
Low Country Boil Pictures
Low Country Boil Sunday 10/06/19 at 1323 Old Mush Creek
Rd Travelers Rest, Info call Trish Klimbal 517-9594
Knight's Social will be at Southside Smokehouse and Grille,
Landrum SC on Wednesday September 4th at 6:00 PM.
Joe Treacy, our Past Grand Knight passed away on August 17,
2019. The funeral was well attended at Blessed Trinity with
friends, family, fellow Knights and Fire Fighters. Continue to
Jean and the Treacy family in your prayers
. Joe Treacy (left) and George Carpenter (right) fishing on Pat Roberts dock
Hector our Seminarian has left for Florida for school.
Keep Joe Treacy , Jean and his family in your prayers.
He is at home after leaving hospice care.
Keep Harry Demary in your prayers. He is back home recovering.
Keep Dan Baldauf in your prayers. He is getting Dialasis.
July's Social at Wild Wings on July 5th was great.
Good wings and good company.
June Social was at FATZ on Wednesday, June 5th Great food - great time.
Movie Nite May 31st 6:00 to 8:30 "A Dog's Way Home" PG
Pizza and Popcorn provided by the Ladies Auxiliary. Y'all come.
May Birthright Items Needed
0-3 month sleepers, boys and girls
3-6 month sleepers boys and girls
Baby bottles (new-small and large)
Infant board books
Infant toys (new -tethers, rattles, etc.)
Our Deacon's wife Leonida Walczak, passed away on
Sunday 11/11/18. Her funeral mass will be at Blessed Trinity
on Thursday 11/15/18 at 10:00 AM. The Ladies Auxiliary will
be hosting a reception after the mass. There will not be an
11:30 Mass but there will be Eucharistic Adoration.
Please keep Deacon Gary and his family in your prayers.
November Knights Social at Southside Smokehouse on
Nov 7th at 6:00 PM was terrific. See Pics below:
Blessed Trinity Oktoberfest Friday October 24th, Was Fantastic
Kids and Adults had a great time. Great Bratwurst and other German
foods and deserts. Kids ate Donuts on string, dunked for Apples and
toasted Marshmallows over a fire and had Hot Chocolate.
Octobers' Social Low Country Boil at Ray and Trish Klimbal's
was great. Awesome turnout. See pictures below:
Ladies Auxiliary selling Religious Coffee Mugs for $ 5.00 each to
raise money for the building fund. For specialty Mugs call Ray
Knight's Social was at Ruby Tuesday, on September 5th and had a
Knight's Social is on Aug 1st at 6:00 PM at La Reata Mexican Restaurant
across from Target on Wade Hampton. Great Menu
and lots of room for us.
Meet and welcome our potential new members!
Knight's Social on July 11th 6:00 PM at Southside Smokehouse on
Howard St. in Landrum. Awesome menu selections.
Knight's Social on June 6th at 6:00 PM at Dela Ventura Restaurant Greer.
Mass is being said for Rich Godin's soul Wed, May 23 at 9:00 AM at BT
Brother Knight Rich Godin passed away on 5/5/18
Please keep him and Georgette in your prayers.
Visitation Wood Mortuary Tues 5/8 6 to 8 PM
Funeral Mass at BT on Wednesday 5/9 at 9 AM
Lenten Fish Fry Dinner and Lenten Soup Night
Lenten Fish Fry Friday - 2/16, 3/02, 3/16 5:30 - 6:30
Adults $10, Child $5, Family $25 - Stations at 7:00 PM
Lenten Soup Night Friday - 2/23, 3/09, 3/23 5:30 - 6:30. Bring a Meatless
Soup and/or Bread - Stations at 7:00 PM
International POT LUCK Dinner Jan 26th was Great Food was from many
Knight's Breakfast Sunday Jan 21st after 9:30 mass.
Funds collected to help Vincent Saldana's son Ricardo, $ 10,000.00
medical bills from a round exploding in his gun and seriously
injuring his face.
Knight's Social January 3rd 6:00 PM Wild Aces in Greer See you there.
Keep the Tucker Family in your Prayers Brother Knight Fred Tucker died
Dec 11 2017. Survived by wife Dolores
Brother Knight Vincent Saldana's son Ricardo was injured when his rifle
blew up in his face from a reload. Surgery scheduled Wed
Dec 13th. Donations for surgery accepted -
see Don Kontowski after mass.
Keep Brother Knight Phil Bianchini in your prayers Get well soon.
We had a great social at Satterfields in Travelers Rest 12 5 17
No Meeting in August , 2017
Knight's Breakfast Sunday May 21st was great! Great turnout and we had
Micky Mouse Pancakes for Kids
Knight's Lent Fish Fry on March 24th was a great success.
Good food and Great turnout!
Columbian HOPE Donation to Greer High Transition Program by
Don Kontowsky on 1/11/17 $2,295
Keep Phil Bianchini in your prayers. He was being treated with
chemotherapy and he is doing well now.
Clair Paul is home now from a broken hip and doing well.
Brother Knight Mike Semones Rest In Peace 11/7/16 Memorial Service
Saturday, 11/19 at 1:00 PM
Knight's September meeting cancelled due to illness.
Spaghetti Dinner Friday September 9th, at 5:00. Cost is $7 per person.
Add Ken McNauton to your prayer list. He underwent emergency heart
surgery at Greenville Memorial Hospital Tuesday evening
September 6th, and is now in the ICU.
Mass for Ken on Friday, September 9th.
Sunday Religious Education will be coming on Sunday after 9:30 Mass
in the fall.
We had a Great August 2016 BREAKFAST - Lots of people and we made $205
and with the 50/50 $45 we offset the $250 cost of the new outdoor
51 inch by 19 in 6 burner grill we donated to the church.
We used the grill outside to keep the smell of the cooking out side
of the church during mass. Our Grand Knight Peter made
awesome pancakes using our new push button pancake maker.
The food was fantastic.
Tim Guerin won the Father's Day - Fourth of July Bag from the
At the June Knight's meeting our Grand Knight, Peter Pasienza, was presented with
the following awards:
Columbus Hope Bronze Achievement Award 104% 2015-2016
Distinguished Award Inter Council 2015-2016
Best Council Division I Inter Council 2015-2016
Father's Day Breakfast after the Sunday Mass on June 19th
Dues were increased $5 to $40 in our May Meeting.
If this is inconvenient for anyone please let John Heberger know.
Council Meeting "For The Good of the Order" 50/50
Check out our calendar on the "Bulletin Board & Events Page"
Please keep Carol Kontowsky and her husband Don in your prayers.
Carol passed away on Monday May 16th, 2016 . No funeral details yet.
Keep Ray LeBlanc in you prayers, he had a stroke and some
blindness on the left side of each eye and lost peripheral vision.
Keep Nick and Nick Gerich's wife Helen in your prayers, she passed
away on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016. The funeral will be next week
Keep Ruth Kennedy's husband Gary in your prayers, he had a
stroke and has weakness on his left side.
No meeting in April
March 50/50 Collected $38 Phil Bianchini donated his $19
Welcome to our newest member Rich and wife Dee Swartz
Don Kontowsky won the Ladies Auxiliary St. Patricks Day & Easter Basket
February 50/50 Collected $32 Ray Klimbal donated his $16
Completed Abortion Memorial with Fr. Jaime, Deacon Gary and some of our
parishioners. A special Thank You to Thomas McAfee and
McAfee Funeral Home
Operation Hope Check Presentation $ 2210.00 Greer High -
13 Students Participated had a Snow Day - Hag No Buses for
Spaghetti Dinner set for January 22nd at 5:00 PM Has been Cancelled
due to expected ice on the roads.
January 50/50 Collected $41 Ray Klimbal donated his $20
Nick's wife Helen Gerich is in the hospital with atrial fibrillation. Please keep her in
Keep Patrick Boasi in your prayers. He has advanced colorectal cancer.
Happy Birthday Fr. Jaime Tuesday 12/15/15
Seminarian Fund Donations = $ 500.00 !!
Keep Peter Pasienza's Son and Mom In Your Prayers
December 50/50 Collected $ 34.00 Roger Boisvert donated to Seminarian Fund
Knight's Breakfast December 13th after 9:30 Mass
November 50/50 Collected $ 50.00 John Heberger donated his $ 25
The Spanish Festival was on Sunday, October 18th .
Our October Fest was Friday Evening, October 23rd.
Knight's Breakfast November 1st after 9:30 Mass
Spaghetti Dinner Friday, November 13th from 5:30 to 7:00
October 50/50 Collected $ 19.00 Roger Boisvert donated his $9.50
Low Country Boil was a great success. We raised over $600 The food was great
especially the Jumbo Shrimp - No one left hungry!
Fr. Jaime's 25th Anniversary Mass was on Wednesday, September 9th at
10:30 AM and we had a great Lunch afterwards.
Happy 25th Ordination Anniversary
Congratulations to September's "For The Good of the Order" Bill Wooley was drawn
for the $ 90 (Not Present)
$18 Collected for 50/50 & Kenneth Clarke received $9.00
Deep Sea Fishing Trip was canceled due to weather.
Spring Tip is planned - Captain Dick's day trip
North Myrtle Beach Out at 7 AM back at 6 PM
Only 40 seats available at $ 140 per Person
Electric Reels available at $15
Call Ray Klimbal 895-5444 for your reservation.
Father Jamie Citizenship Celebration Breakfast, Sunday, August 30,2015 was
US Citizen Fr. Jaime - August 29th, 2015
Thank you all for attending our Knight's BBQ & Pool Party
Donate Non-Parishable Food to the New Blessed Trinity Food Bank!
Call Ray Klimbal to the Update the Website- 525-0392 or email@example.com
BLESSED TRINITY ABORTION MEMORIAL
9/11/15 It is not finished yet - Gray letters are very hard to read. The letters will be painted black in the near future. That was
the way we sent it in to be done.
Congratulations to August "For The Good of the Order" Matt Degumbia was drawn for
the $85 (Not Present)
$29 Collected 50/50 & Phil Bianchini donated $14.50 from 50/50
Congratulations to July's "For The Good of the Order" Bill Wooley was drawn for
the $ 80 (Not Present)
$32 Collected 50/50 & Ray Klimbal donated $ 16.00 from 50/50
Father's Day Breakfast on June 21st Was Fantastic. A Special Thank you to Donna
and the Ladies Auxilary
Pulled Pork Sandwich Event Postponed. May have six Gallon Containers of
BBQ for sale.
Congratulations to June's "For the Good of the Order" Patrick D Robison was drawn
for $ 75 (Not Present)
Congratulations to May's "For The Good Of The Order" Vincent Saldana was drawn
for $ 70 (Not Present)
$ 27 Collected John Heberger donated $ 13.50 from 50/50
Thank you for the Birthright gifts. Birthright collection ended Sunday May 31st
Ladies Auxiliary Events Saturday, May 2nd: Anna Shelton Creation Station
Located at Train Depot in Greer
Shifts 10:45AM to 1 PM & 1PM to 3:15PM
May 2nd & May 3rd Blessed Trinity Plant Sale Please drop off plants before the 5 PM or
after the 9:30 AM Mass
Saturday, May 9th: Blessed Trinity Yard Sale 8 AM to Noon
Drop off: Thursday, May 7th from 4 to 6 PM
Friday, May 8th from 3 to 6:30 PM
Do not place items outside doors at church.
Questions: Call Trish Klimbal at 895-5444 or 517-9594
Congratulations to April's "For the Good of the Order" Bill Wynn was drawn for
$65 (Not Present)
50/50 $ 22 Collected - Roger Boisvert donated his $11.00
Pig Roast Sunday, April 19th was a great success!
Doris Carpenter passed away April 14, 2015
Funeral Mass was on Friday April 17th at 11 AM
See our Memorial Page
Congratulations to March's "For the Good of the Order"
Leo Kamon was drawn for $60 (Not Present)
$ 40 Collected - Roger Boisvert donated his $20.00
February meeting cancelled due to bad weather.
We had a great fun-filled Ladies Valentines Pot Luck Dinner
We had a great Spaghetti Dinner - We made $ 266.00 Profit
Operation Hope check ($ 2,295) Presentation to Greer High Special Program in Jan/2015
Congratulations to January's "For the Good of the Order"
Derek Mudie was drawn for $55 (Not Present)
$ 44 Collected - Tony Sesny donated his $22.00
Memorial Slide Show was added on "Welcome" page.
Operation HOPE Goal is $2,700 for 2016:
85% Goes to Greer High
Catholic Radio Goes Mobile Instructions
Operation HOPE Goal is $ 2,600
To Date We Have for 2015 :
$ 23.00 Donation
$ 520.00 Mar 13 Fish Fry
$ 405.00 Mar 27 Fish Fry
$ 952.00 Pig Roast
$ 1,900.00Total as of 13 Aug 15