Holy Family, Woodruff, celebrated the burning of its mortgage at weekend Masses, Nov. 5-6. Formed in 2002, the church is a merger of three parishes in the Northwoods area: St. John Vianney, St. Patrick, and Our Lady Queen of the Universe. The mortgage was paid in full Nov. 1. Pictured are members of the building committee, from left: John Zwers, Katie Zwers, Fr. Aaron Devett, pastor, Jim Miller, Fr. Jim Hoffman, pastoral council chairman Bob Beaurain, and John Bie. (Submitted photos)