Colleen is from New York City, specifically Manhattan. Later in life, she moved to Pennsylvania. She is the mother of one grown daughter, Stephanie Lukow. She began volunteering as a receptionist at St. Francis of Assisi Church in 1992 and supports all the staff members.
Colleen volunteers a couple days during the week and every weekend, answering phones, taking messages, placing reminder calls to the Liturgical Ministers, completing Mass cards and Sanctuary Memorial Fund cards, inserting and stapling information into the weekly bulletins as needed, and mailing bulletins to our homebound parishioners.