PASSING OF REVEREND ANDREW K.SOLEY, C.S.Sp.

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org

 

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Reverend Andrew K. Soley, C.S.Sp., a priest of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Province of Ghana, who was ministering in the Diocese of Brooklyn as Parochial Vicar of the Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe (Brooklyn). Father Soley was born on November 7, 1952 in Ghana, West Africa, was ordained to the Priesthood on July 23, 1994, and died Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn. Father Soley served the Diocese of Brooklyn as Parochial Vicar of the Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe (Brooklyn).

The arrangements are as follows:

WAKE:

Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel
7201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11228
Tel: (718) 236-8300
Sunday, January 6, 2019
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

VIGIL:

Our Lady of Guadalupe R.C. Church
7201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11228
Tel: (718) 236-8300
Sunday, January 6, 2019
7:30 PM

FUNERAL:

Our Lady of Guadalupe R.C. Church
7201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11228
Tel: (718) 236-8300
Monday, January 7, 2019
10:30 AM

BURIAL:

Holy Ghost Preparatory School
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
If you wish to send condolences, please mail to Father Soley’s sister, Ms. Mary Kumi, c/o Our Lady of Guadalupe R.C. Church, 7201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11228.
Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Mrs. Lucille Joseph

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Mrs. Lucille Joseph, mother of Reverend Lucon Rigaud, a priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn who is presently ministering as Parochial Vicar of the Church of St. Nicholas of Tolentine, Jamaica. Mrs. Joseph died Saturday, December 15, 2018 in Haiti. All arrangements will be taking place in Haiti.

A memorial service may be held at a later date.

Please pray for the repose of her soul and for the consolation of her family and friends. May she rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

If you wish to send condolences, please mail to Reverend Lucon Rigaud, St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church, 150-75 Goethals Avenue, Jamaica, New York 11432.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Vicar for Canonical Affairs
Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Reverend Patrick G. Burns

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Reverend Patrick G. Burns, a priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn. Father Burns was born on March 17, 1961 in Brooklyn, was ordained to the Priesthood on May 23, 1992, and died Friday, December 14, 2018 at Holy Name of Jesus Rectory.

Father Burns served the Diocese of Brooklyn as Pastor of the Parishes of St. Michael (Brooklyn) and St. Martin of Tours-Fourteen Holy Martyrs (Brooklyn), as Administrator of Blessed Sacrament (Jackson Heights), as Parochial Vicar of the Parishes of St. Catharine of Alexandria (Brooklyn), Blessed Virgin Mary Help of Christians (Woodside) and St. Francis de Sales (Belle Harbor). He also served the Parishes of St. Leo (Corona) and SS. Peter and Paul (Brooklyn). Additionally, he ministered with the Office of Parish Giving.

The arrangements are as follows:

WAKE:
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
352 42nd Street
Brooklyn, New York 11232
Tel: (718) 768-6065

Thursday, December 20, 2018
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

VIGIL:
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
352 42nd Street
Brooklyn, New York 11232
Tel: (718) 768-6065

Thursday, December 20, 2018
7:30 PM

FUNERAL:
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
352 42nd Street
Brooklyn, New York 11232
Tel: (718) 768-6065

Friday, December 21, 2018
10:30 AM

BURIAL:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Brooklyn, New York

Father Burns was a member of the Priests’ Purgatorial Society. All priests are invited to concelebrate the Liturgy. Please bring your diocesan vestments.

If you wish to send condolences, please mail to his brother, Mr. Michael Burns, at 31 Roosevelt Walk, Breezy Point, NY 11697.

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Mrs. Carmen Josefina Luces

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Mrs. Carmen Josefina Luces, mother of Deacon Fernando E. Luces, a permanent deacon of the Diocese of Brooklyn who is presently ministering at St. Rita, Long Island City. Mrs. Luces died Monday, December 3, 2018 at SS. Joachim and Anne Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Brooklyn.

The arrangements are as follows:

WAKE:
Conway Funeral Home
41-45 58th Street
Woodside, New York 11377
Tel: (718) 639-3220

Thursday, December 6, 2018
3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

FUNERAL:
St. Rita R.C. Church
36-25 11th Street
Long Island City, New York 11106
Tel: (718) 361-1884

Friday, December 7, 2018
10:00 AM

BURIAL:
St. Michael Cemetery
East Elmhurst, New York

Please pray for the repose of her soul and for the consolation of her family and friends. May she rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

If you wish to send condolences, please mail to Deacon Fernando E. Luces, 96-08 57th Avenue Apt. 8J, Corona, New York 11368.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L. Chancellor and Vicar for Canonical Affairs Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Mrs. Esther Iqbal

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Mrs. Esther Iqbal, sister of Reverend Anthony Chanan, a priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn who is presently ministering as Parochial Vicar of the Church of St. Ephrem, Brooklyn. Mrs. Iqbal died Monday, November 19, 2018 in Pakistan. All arrangements will be taking place in Pakistan.

A memorial service may be held at a later date.

Please pray for the repose of her soul and for the consolation of her family and friends. May she rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

If you wish to send condolences, please mail to Reverend Anthony Chanan, St. Ephrem R.C. Church, 929 Bay Ridge Parkway, Brooklyn, New York 11228.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Vicar for Canonical Affairs
Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Reverend Thomas Sung, CSJB

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, would like to communicate the following information regarding Reverend Thomas Sung, CSJB on behalf of the Congregation of St. John the Baptist, who are presently ministering at the Parish of St. John Vianney, Flushing. Father Sung was born on April 23, 1918 in China, was ordained to the Priesthood on May 27, 1951, and died Thursday, November 23, 2018.

Father Sung served in the Diocese of Brooklyn as Chaplain at Our Lady of China Chapel (Elmhurst).

The arrangements are as follows:

WAKE:
St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church
140-10 34th Avenue
Flushing, New York 11354
Tel. 718-961-0714
Thursday, November 29, 2018
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

VIGIL MASS:
St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church
140-10 34th Avenue
Flushing, New York 11354
Tel. 718-961-0714
Thursday, November 29, 2018
7:00 PM

FUNERAL:
St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church
140-10 34th Avenue
Flushing, New York 11354
Tel. 718-961-0714
Friday, November 30, 2018
10:00 AM

BURIAL:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hawthorne, New York

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Ms. Irene Breen

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Ms. Irene Breen, sister of the late Reverend Monsignor Edward Breen, a Priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn, and the late Most Reverend Vincent D. Breen, Bishop Emeritus of Metuchen, New Jersey. Ms. Breen died Wednesday, November 14, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

WAKE:
Marine Park Funeral Home
3024 Quentin Road
Brooklyn, New York 11234
Tel: (718) 339-8900

Friday, November 16, 2018
2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

FUNERAL:
Our Lady Help of Christians R.C. Church
1315 East 28th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11210
Tel: (718) 338-5242

Saturday, November 17, 2018
9:45 AM

BURIAL:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Brooklyn, New York

Please pray for the repose of her soul, and for the consolation of her family and friends. May she rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Reverend Monsignor William Jablonski

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


The Diocese of Brooklyn has been informed of the death of Reverend Monsignor William Jablonski, a priest of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. The funeral arrangements are as follows:

Date of Death: Sunday, November 11, 2018

WAKE:
Church of Our Lady of Lourdes
455 Hunter Avenue
West Islip, New York 11795
Tel: (631) 661-3224
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

VIGIL MASS:
Church of Our Lady of Lourdes
455 Hunter Avenue
West Islip, New York 11795
Tel: (631) 661-3224
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
7:30 PM

WAKE:
Church of Saint Raymond
263 Atlantic Avenue East Rockaway, New York 11518
Tel: (516) 593-5000
Thursday, November 15, 2018
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

FUNERAL:
Church of Saint Raymond
263 Atlantic Avenue East Rockaway, New York 11518
Tel: (516) 593-5000
Thursday, November 15, 2018
11:30 AM

BURIAL:
Saint Mary Cemetery
Flushing, New York

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Passing of Deacon Angel Rivera

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR
DIOCESE OF BROOKLYN
310 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, New York 11215 ● 718.399.5990 ● FAX: 718.399.5934
E-mail: curia@diobrook.org


Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Deacon Angel R. Rivera, a retired deacon of the Diocese of Brooklyn who served the Parish of Saint Benedict Joseph Labre, Richmond Hill. Deacon Rivera was born on October 2, 1946, was ordained to the Diaconate on May 16, 1992, and died Saturday, October 13, 2018, in Puerto Rico, where all arrangements have taken place.

The Memorial Mass information is as follows:

MEMORIAL MASS:
Saint Benedict Joseph Labre R.C. Church
94-40 118th Street
Richmond Hill, New York 11419
Tel: (718) 849-4048

Sunday, November 10, 2018
11:00 AM

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L.
Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia

Pastors and Administrators are kindly asked to make this information known to the parish deacons.