Community Support for Kaitlyn

bernhardt-10-20-16-sm1Hundreds of members of the church and school community at St. Bernard, Mill Basin, turned out for a prayer service and luminaria ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 20, to honor and support a local girl battling bone cancer.

Kaitlyn Bernhardt, who graduated from St. Bernard Catholic Academy last June, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in her right leg as she was getting ready to begin freshman year at Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst. She underwent surgery to remove the growth and is on the road to recovery.

St. Bernard Parish Lights Up the Night For Team Kaitlyn