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Focus on Faith: Former policeman to continue serving others as deacon

Sunday, August 19, 2012
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In May of 2013, if all goes as expected, Richard DiCaprio will become a deacon somewhere in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany. It’s been a long time since he started down this path — he began the deaconate program back in 2002 — but in reality he has been on this journey even longer. “Even when I was playing football, I would go to our parish and pray before a game,” said DiCaprio, a member of St. John The Evangelist on Union Street....

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