DELPHOS — The Rev. Scott J. Perry will leave St. John the Evangelist Church in Delphos, St. John the Baptist Church in Landeck and St. Patrick Church in Spencerville in July to pastor St. Nicholas Church of Miller City and the Holy Family Church of New Cleveland, Bishop Daniel Thomas of the Diocese of Toledo announced.
Perry will be replaced as parochial vicar in Delphos, Landeck and Spencerville by the newly ordained Rev. Albert J. Beltz on July 8.
Other upcoming leadership changes in the area announced by the Diocese of Toledo include:
• The Rev. William A. Pifher will leave St. Mary’s Church of Leipsic in July for a parochial administrator role with St. John the Baptist and St. Michael the Archangel in Toledo.
• The Rev. Ronald A. Schock, who pastors St. Joseph Church of Monroeville and St. Alphonsus Church of Peru, will assume Pifher’s position in Leipsic on July 1.
• The Rev. Monsignor Charles E. Singler will become the new pastor of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Perrysburg in July, leaving his post as pastor of Holy Family and St. Nicholas in Miller City.