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Benedictine College – 50th Annual Scholarship Ball

The Overland Park Convention Center was the site for Benedictine College’s 50th Annual Scholarship Ball on February 26th. Colleen “Cocoa” and Kevin O’Malley and Lené Westerman served as the co-chairmen. The Cross of the Order of St. Benedict was awarded to Lené Westerman and Janet and Larry Wilcox. John Holt served as the emcee. Featured performers were the Raven Regiment Marching Band and the Michael Beers Band.

Julie and Sean Doherty


Stephen D. Minnis, Benedictine College


Reed Levi ‘23, student auctioneer


Holly and Colonel Edward Black


Logan Harris, Father Ryan Richardson, Charles Gartenmayer, and Sam Vitulli


Cary and Charlotte Shaw, Phil and Marisue Stoll, Jean and Mike Spiegel, and Mary and Sean Flynn



Father Meinrad Miller, O.S.B., with Patrick Fayad, Jack Kuckelman, and Jack Edwards


Larry Wilcox, Richard Tedoni, Rosemary Wilkerson, Sam Ciluffo, and Ed Szubka



Featured in the April 16, 2022 issue of The Independent.


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