KENOSHA, WI [MW Diocese Communications] -- On Saturday, February 13, 2016, Archpriest Alexis W. Fedec, retired Rector of Saint Nicholas Church here, will mark the 50th Anniversary of his Ordination to the Priesthood.
A native of Philadelphia, PA, Father Alexis graduated from Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH. He attended Christ the Savior Seminary, Johnstown, PA, and then Saint Tikhon’s Seminary, South Canaan, PA, from which he graduated in 1962. He was ordained to the holy Priesthood on February 13, 1966 by His Eminence, the late Metropolitan Ireney of All-America and Canada, at Holy Virgin Protection Cathedral, New York, NY.
In addition to serving Saint Nicholas Church, from which he retired as Pastor Emeritus in 2005, Father Alexis also faithfully served the Nativity of the Virgin Mary Church, Madison, IL; Three Saints Church, Ansonia, CT; Saints Peter and Paul Church, Minersville, PA; and Saints Cyril and Methodius Church, Jeannette, PA. He also served as Treasurer of the Chicago Deanery for many years.
Father Alexis and his wife, Matushka Alexandra, have six children and two grandchildren.
May God grant Father Alexis many years!