Bayonne’s Hesters: Poster family for Catholic schools | Faith Matters

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Bayonne’s Denna (pronounced Deena) and John Hester may be the biggest supporters of Catholic education. The grammar school that most of their eight children graduated from – All Saints Catholic Academy — honored them “for their commitment to Catholic education” at its annual gala last year. That’s an understatement. All eight children — now ages 12 to 32 — attended Catholic grammar and high school with some of the older ones having gone on to Catholic college as well. “In total, as of the end of this school year, our children will have accumulated 107 years’ worth of Catholic education,” Jo…

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