Father Marty Nocchi
Father Martin S. Nocchi (Fr. Marty) became pastor of St. Pius X in July, 2016.
Fr. Marty grew up in the small town of Freeland, Pennsylvania. He is number four in a family of six. Upon completing high school, he attended Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania to study Education. Education and formation remain Fr. Marty’s passion; he is in his seventh year teaching at St. Mary’s Seminary and the Pinkard Scholars Program for high school juniors.
After his ordination in 2004, Fr. Marty was assigned as an associate pastor at Saint Joseph, Fullerton, for two years and then reassigned to the Msgr.O’Dwyer Retreat House in Sparks where he spent four years ministering to the youth of the Archdiocese. For the four years prior to coming to Saint Mary, he was pastor of Saint Ann’s in Hagerstown. He has been pastor of St. Mary of the Assumption, Govans, since August, 2014.