Father Leo Otto will celebrate his 50th anniversary of ordination in the Holy Priesthood on Pentecost Sunday, June 4, 2006 with a 2 p.m. Mass and open house at the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls.
Father Otto, originally from Canby, who has been a priest for 50-years. is the younger brother of Nettie Jerzak of rural Ivanhoe. He was born in Marble Township on January 1, 1925. He was baptized in St. John Cantius Catholic Church, Wilno, attended grade school in Wilno and graduated from Ivanhoe High School in 1942. [snip] Ivanhoe Times