The Lumen Christi Award is Sacred Heart School’s highest honor, given to those who have contributed outstanding and distinguished service to their chosen professions or to Sacred Heart Schools and whose efforts reflect honorably on Sacred Heart School and Catholic education.
Sacred Heart wishes to recognize the following, who through outstanding and unique accomplishments, have brought credit and honor to the Sacred Heart community.
2004 – Msgr Klinkhammer, Msgr. A. I. Merth, Lois Zavoral, James Kelleher alum, Keith Driscoll alum, Dan Whalen alum.
2005 – Eleanor Ogaard, James “Jim” Powers ’36, Fr. Jerry Rogers, pastor and superintendent 1981-1990, Sr. Marguerite Streifel, and Rosie O’Leary ’49.
2006 – Mona Feist, Sr. Cornelia Gust ’42, Sr. Mary Jean Gust ’45, Ray Stocker, and Fr. Tim McGee, pastor and superintendent 1990-2001.
2007 – Robert W. Campbell, Mary Ann Laxen, and Sr. Nancy Boushey, OSB ’63.
2009 – Barbara A. Langer, Eldon W. Zeller, and Sr. Basil Le Duc.
2011 – Bev LeTexier, Julian “Curly” Gasperlin, and Jim L. Vigen ’51.
2013 – Gary Cariveau, Jerome Krejci ’49, and Ron Mack ’64.
2015 – Fr. Larry Delaney, former Sacred Heart Pastor and Superintendent, Pete Zavoral, 1969 alum, Tom Senger, 1969 alum.
2017 – Duane & Anna Mae Jeffrey, Gary Jr. & Brigid Cariveau, & Robert “Punky” and Roberta Beauchamp.
2019 – John “Jack” Gaddie, Class of 1946; Jean (Noyes) Dempsey, Class of 1957; Margaret (Zavoral) Horken, Class of 1971; and friends of Sacred Heart, Bishop Emeritus Victor Balke and Michelle (Proulx) Senger.