(L-R) Rob & Lori Dressel, Brother Larry Schatz, FSC, and Robert Daraskevich
The Midwest District affiliated Rob and Lori Dressel and Robert Daraskevich to the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. The prayer service and ceremony took place on September 7th at the LaGrippe Pastoral Center on the campus of Lewis University.
Robert and Lori Dressel have embraced the Lasallian charism and mission. Rob has been the President of La Salle Manor Retreat Center in Plano, IL, for over 25 years, and Lori has been an active participant in the retreat ministry. She is now part of the Lasallian Women’s Conference, and he participates in Lasallian leadership formation. Twelve years ago Bob Daraskevich started helping retired Brothers and now volunteers weekly to assist the needs of the community members at Resurrection Life Center and St. Pauls House.
Individuals affiliated to the Institute are recognized as being persons who have been significantly active for a number of years in the mission of the Christian Brothers and whose lives are inspired by Lasallian spirituality. Affiliation is approved by Brother Superior and his Council in Rome. The Brothers show great appreciation for these people and are honored to welcome them as Affiliated Members (AFSC).