PASSING OF Reverend Joaquin Suran

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Reverend Joaquin Suran, a retired priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn. Father Suran was born on February 23, 1922 in Istria, Italy, was ordained for the Salesians of Don Bosco on November 11, 1949, was incardinated into the Diocese of Brooklyn on July 23, 1987 and died Monday, December 4, 2017 in North Shore Hospital Manhasset.

Father Suran ministered in the Diocese of Brooklyn as Parochial Vicar of the Parishes of Saint Anthony – Saint Alphonsus (Brooklyn), Our Lady of the Angelus (Rego Park), Blessed Sacrament (Brooklyn), Saint Paul the Apostle (Corona) and Saint Leo (Corona).

The arrangements are as follows:

Edward Guida Funeral Home
4720 104th Street
Flushing, New York 11368
Tel: (718) 424-2000

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Saint Leo R. C. Church
104-05 49th Avenue Corona, New York 11368
Tel: (718) 592-7569
Thursday, December 7, 2017
10:30 AM

Saint John Cemetery
Middle Village, New York 11379

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 Vicar for Canonical Affairs