Longtime staff member Ramon Contreras retires

Fr Chad hugs Ramon at his farewell party

The St. Vladimir's Seminary community bids a fond farewell to Ramon Contreras, a member of the Seminary's Plant Maintenance team. Ramon entered retirement on Friday, October 29, 2021.

Ramon Contreras at work

For sixteen years, Ramon has been a wonderful member of the Seminary team, working to help maintain and beautify campus daily.

"He is a man of many talents and an incredible work ethic, but we will above all miss his warm friendship we've enjoyed for so many years at St. Vladimir's," said Seminary President Fr. Chad Hatfield. "We offer our prayers and best wishes as he enters his well-deserved retirement."

Seminary staff gathered for a farewell party on Ramon's final day.

Congratulations, Ramon!

Ramon at his farewell party