Oak Crest Catholic Community Honors Blessed Mother at Annual May Day Service

PARKVILLE, MD---The Oak Crest Catholic Community continued a tradition of honoring the Blessed Mother at its 13th Annual May Day Service. The May Day program occurred on Friday, May 3rd at the community's Chapel with the Rosary, Marian hymns and the Mass which followed.  Charlotte Ullmann, granddaughter of Oak Crest resident Lois Ullmann, was the May Queen and crowned the Blessed Mother during the May procession.  "As we continue to celebrate our Year of Faith, we honor the Blessed Mother this May Day with her title 'Mary, Fountain of Light and Life,'" stated Sister Danielle Murphy, MHSH. Father Joe Bonadio served as celebrant for the Mass.  A social hour followed to greet Ms. Ullmann. [caption id="attachment_52079" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The Oak Crest Catholic Faith Community celebrated Mary with a May Day program and mass on May 3rd at the community's Chapel. From left to right are Idell Lanphear, Ginny Bormuth, Ruth McCalla, Kara Ullmann, Mary Ellen Pruitt and Jan Cuomo. Standing in front is Charlotte Ullman, the 2013 May Queen. (photo courtesy of Susan Jackson)[/caption] About Erickson Living:  Based in Baltimore, Maryland, Erickson Living is a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities.  The Erickson Living network currently comprises sixteen campuses in Colorado, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia, which together are home to more than 22,000 residents and employ more than 12,000 people.  Further information regarding Erickson Living is available at www.ericksonliving.com.

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