Monroe Council 1266 Awards 102 year old member as Knight of the Month

By: GK 1266 - Sun, May 12, 2024 8:09 PM

Posted For: Council #1266


Monroe Council #1266 proudly recognizes Brother Eugene Poupard as their Knight of the Month for May 2024. At 102 years young, Brother Eugene may very well be the oldest Knight in Michigan! He became a member of the 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus on March 1, 1946, and later joined the 4th Degree Assembly #0488 on February 1, 1961.
 
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(Brother Eugene is pictured here with Grand Knight Julian Rios)
 
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(This is Brother Eugene when he was a Columbian Squire in 1939)
 
In addition to his impressive tenure with the Knights of Columbus, Brother Eugene holds the esteemed title of being the grandfather of Council #1266 Financial Secretary Michael Cochran's wife, Adriann.
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Congratulations and thanks to Brother Eugene for his 78 years of dedication and commitment to the Knights of Columbus!
 
VIVAT JESUS!
Julian Rios
Grand Knight
Monroe Council #1266