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Father John Doerfler


Father John Doerfler was born and raised in Appleton, WI. He is the oldest of two children, and his brother, sister-in-law, nephew and mother live in Darboy. Father John was ordained a priest in 1991, and since his ordination he has served in parish ministry and several different positions on diocesan staff. He holds a doctorate in moral theology and a licentiate degree in canon law.

Currently, in addition to weekend ministry in The Circle of Faith, Father John serves part-time on Bishop Ricken's staff as the Vicar General of the Diocese of Green Bay, and part-time as a seminary professor at Sacred Heart School of Theology in Hales Corners, WI. In his free time, Father John enjoys bicycling, hiking, and cooking.


Pastoral Leader - Sr. Gerri Krautkramer

Sister Gerri Krautkramer






Geraldine Krautkramer was born in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy. She received her bachelor’s degree in Theology/Education from Marquette University in Milwaukee, and from there attended the University of St. Thomas in Houston/Galveston, Texas, where she received a Masters degree. She was adjunct faculty with Sacred Heart School of Theology in Hales Corners, Wisconsin for eight years. Sister professed her vows as a Sister of St. Francis of the Holy Cross with the Bay Settlement Franciscan Community. She has continued her education by obtaining a certificate as a Spiritual Director in 1998.

Prior to coming to our parish linkage, Sister Gerri held positions ranging from Catholic elementary school teacher, to Parish Coordinator of Liturgy and Religious Education, to Director of Pastoral Care in a hospital setting. In addition to serving as the Pastoral Associate for our linked parishes, Sister Gerri is a certified Supervisor/Director of the Clinical Pastoral Education Ministry Program in the Green Bay/Fox Valley area.

In her free time, Sister Gerri enjoys hiking, bicycling, and cross-country skiing.

Pastor-Fr. Ron Colombo

Father Ron Colombo


Ronald A. Colombo was born in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. His home parish is Corpus Christi, also in Sturgeon Bay, and he attended the Catholic School there through eighth grade. His high school years were spent at Sacred Heart Seminary in Oneida, Wisconsin, and from there he attended St. Francis Seminary in Milwaukee for college and four years of theology study. Father Ron was ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Green Bay in 1972.

Father Ron served in several parishes prior to being assigned to St. James Parish in 1993, and our linkage including All Saints/Holy Trinity in Denmark, St. Joseph’s Church in Kellnersville, and St. Mary's, Glenmore/Stark later on. He was also a hospital chaplain.

Additional interesting facts about Father Ron:

  • Favorite sports: Baseball & hockey
  • Cats: Sheba & Tootsie
  • How he relaxes: Reading & fishing
  • Favorite vacation spot: Door County
  • Favorite food: Juicy grilled steak
  • Favorite saint: St. Francis of Assisi

Pastor-Fr. Kevin Ori

Fr Kevin Ori

Reverend Dr. Kevin Ori attended Major Seminary of SS Peter and Paul; Bodija, Ibadan, Nigeria and was ordained on October 31, 1981. He served in the Diocese of Issele-Uku from 1981 – 1993.  He came ot America to finish his studies and received his Masters Degree (MTS) Theological Studies and Doctor of Ministry Degree in Washington, DC. In 1997 he came to Wisconsin and served as Hospital Chaplain at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Manitowoc from 1997-1998, CPE Resident at St. Luke Medical Center, Milwaukee from 1998-1999, Hospital Chaplain at Mercy Medical Center (Affinity Health System), Appleton, from 1999-2002, and Priest Chaplain at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – St. Francis Hospital, Milwaukee from 2002-2014.

Fr. Kevin is certified by the National Association of Catholic Chaplains, is or has been involved in numberous committees, forums, and courses, has Spanish language experience, and has been published numerous times. He has copies of his most recent publications: a) Paradigms of Evangelization - The family at Center; b) The Making of Saints in the Church. Fr. Kevin is working on another book whose title is not yet determined.

Fr. Kevin enjoys the the games of soccer and tennis. Study and prayer have become an integral part of his life, and above all, Fr. Kevin loves people and cultures.


Deacon Cal Naidl - St. James and St. Joseph Cluster

Deacon Cal Naidl was born in Manitowoc and worked as an electrician for 34 years before his retirement.  He was ordained into the Diaconate in 2000 after 5 years of training at the Diocese of Green Bay through Silver Lake College.

As part of his ministries, Deacon Cal assists Fr. Ron with pastoral and sacramental needs of the linked parishes. On Mondays he leads a Liturgy of the Word with Communion service at St. Mary Glenmore.  He assists Sr. Gerri with the RCIA program, and helps out with other services as needed.  As a deacon he can perform baptisms and marriages giving great assistance to our Circle of Faith Community.

Deacon Cal has been married to Karen for 45 years and has 4 children and 4 grandchildren.  He is a true Wisconsin fan and follows the Packers, Brewers, and Milwaukee Bucks.  He enjoys reading as well as music and song writing in his free time.

Deacon David Scheuer - All Saints, Holy Trinity, and St. Mary Glenmore/Stark Cluster

DeaconDave Deacon David Scheuer was born and raised in Mishicot with his parents Mary Agnes and the late Frank Scheuer.  He now lives in rural Cooperstown with his wife Betsy, and children, John (15) and Grace (11).  He has worked as a project coordinator for Berners-Schober Architects and Engineers since 1984. He was ordained into the Diaconate in May of 2012 after 7 years of training.  

Leading up to his ordination, Deacon David served as a member of the pastoral council, board of education and marketing committee, and as a catechist, lector, usher and extraordinary minister of holy Communion.  While in formation, he has presided at Liturgy of the Word with Communion and at wake services, and has taken Communion to the home bound. He led evening vespers during Advent and Stations of the Cross during Lent. Scheuer has also become involved in youth and jail ministry. His community outreach includes volunteer work with the New Community Shelter, Greater Green Bay Rebuilding Together and the St. Baldrick’s Foundation.  Deacon David is also the spiritual director for the Denmark Area CEW.

Deacon David enjoys spending time with his family, swimming, camping, hunting, fishing, sports (both participating and as a spectator) and is a big fan of the Packers and NFL football, college basketball, and Brewers.

Deacon David and his family are parishioners of All Saints in Denmark and will continue to serve the Circle of Faith Catholic Community as assigned by the Bishop of Green Bay.

Click on the link below to read a Compass article on Deacon Dave's faith and path to the deaconate.

Compass Article on Deacon David Scheuer

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