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Blessing of the floatplanes

BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkles holy water on a Helio Courier and read blessings to owners Bernie and Marion Simon while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
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BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News After having his Cessna 185 blessed, Gary Bucy, left, and his wife Roxanne, right, took Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish around Campbell Lake in a pontoon boat so he could bless some of their neighbors float planes on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
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BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkles holy water on a de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver after reading blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkles holy water on a Helio Courier and read blessings to owners Bernie and Marion Simon while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News After having his Cessna 185 blessed, Gary Bucy, left, and his wife Roxanne, right, took Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish around Campbell Lake in a pontoon boat so he could bless some of their neighbors float planes on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkled holy water and read blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
Bill Roth
BILL ROTH / Anchorage Daily News Father Leo Walsh of St. Benedict Parish, a float plane pilot himself, sprinkles holy water on a de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver after reading blessings while performing a blessing of the float planes at Campbell Lake on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2013.
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