Knights of Columbus

Father DeNisco Council No. 3862

Knight of the Year - 2012


Father DeNisco Council 3862 of the Knights of Columbus in Bangor presented the “2012 Knight of the Year Award” to Edward Shellhammer of Bushkill Township, PA. The award was presented by last year’s recipient of the Knight of the Year, Corey Genteel of Bangor, at the Knights of Columbus 58th Annual Dinner Dance held at the Council Home on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Mr. Shellhammer accepted the award along with his wife Zimfera Shellhammer.

Edward Shellhammer joined the Knights of Columbus in 1976 and has been active serving in many positions as an officer and activity chairman. His accomplishments include the replacement of all the basement doors of the Council home, erecting and obtaining finances for the lighted signs at the entrances to the council grounds, installing security cameras, and currently he is securing funds to replace the air conditioning system. He is 4th degree member of Pope Pius XII Assembly in Easton.

Ed is married to the former Zimfera Dorward. They live in Bushkill Township. He and his wife are members of St. Elizabeth Parish in Pen Argyl. Currently, Ed serves as Chairman of the Financial Committee for the Parish. Ed is owner of Edward Shellhammer, E.A. Tax and Accounting service in Pen Argyl.

Edward Shellhammer with wife Zimfera Shellhammer
and past Knight of the Year Cory Genteel