IN LOVING MEMORY OF ....
Fr. MAURICE CHAMONISE
24-3-1954 at Gnanapuram, Fr.
Maurice CHAMONIN, from Geneva.After a ministry of 16 years in England,
came to India in 1947. SFS Press, Nagpur 1947-49, Chaplain of Waltair
Convent 1949-54.Died of diphtheria. 48 years old 24-03-2004 at
Visakh Fr. Mathew PAZHEDAM Visakh Province from Palai, Kerala.Ordained 1943.
Worked in Telugu missions; Kakinada
1960, Bheemunipatnam 1970, Marklapur 1978,
Chaplain of Cloistered Carmel,
Kurnool 1984-86, Anantapur 1987-90, Rajam
1990-95, Philip Nagar, Parvatipuram
1996 where he retired till the end of his life.A cheerful and devoted
missionary.89 years old
Fr. BERNANRD CARRON
5-8-1954 at Lyon, France,Fr.
Bernard CARRON, from Annecy.Came to Nagpur 1926. Teacher SFS Nagpur 1926-37.Chaplain of Kamptee 1937-44, Parish Priest Bilaspur 1944-50.Went back to Europe for health reasons in 1950, died of brain tumour.56 years old
Fr. JOSEPH FERNENDES
Fr. JAMES STOTT
25-9-1969 at Nagpur Bro.
James STOTT, from Ajmeer.Worked
at St. Aloysius’ School, Jabalpur,
SFS School Nagpur, Fransalian Seminary Poona.From 1955, worked in the Missions:
Borsar 1955-57, Vaijapur 1957-61, Mansar 1962-68, where he ran a dispensary.Water
diviner, Radiesthesist.74 years old
Fr. HAROLD D’SILVA
24-11-1964 at Nagpur, Bro.Harold
D’SILVA, from Igatpuri.Worked at St.Aloysius’ School Jabalpur, St.
Joseph’s Technical School Nagpur & St.
John’s H. School.Expert builder,architect and Mechanic, built St. John’s
School building among others.Manager of diocesan properties.82 years old
Fr. GERSON ROWLAND
4-4-1966 at Nagpur,Fr. Gerson
ROWLAND, from Bombay.Teacher SFS Nagpur 1914-24, St. Aloysius’Jabalpur 1924-30, Parish Priest Murtizapur where he started a good
school 1930-34.Principal St. Joseph Boys School Kamptee 1934-37, Railway
chaplain & First resident priest Ballarshah 1937-52, retired at St. John’s. 82 years old
Fr. JAMES GEBERT
11-11-1966 at Tubach,Switzerland,Fr. James GEBERT,from Wildhaus, St.
Gall, Switzerland.Missionary Nagpur Mission 1932-65, Ghogargaon 1933,
Amravati 1934-36, Borsar 1938-44, Chikalda, Gondia, Wardha, Akola.Went back to
Europe 1965. Chaplain of Tubach Convent, Jan. 1966. 66 years old
Fr. BERNAND VAZ
16-8-1967 at Poona, Bro.
Bernard VAZ, from Nagpur, worked at the Fransalian Seminary.34 years
Fr. JEAN BERGE
1-1-1968 at Amravati, Fr.
Jean Marie BERGER, from Viuz-Faverges, Savoy, missionary in Ghogargaon,
Borsar. During the 1st World War, was sent to Poona diocese and worked for
seven years at Kendal (Ahmednagar). P. Priestof Aurangabad 1928-50.Developed
the Lohgaon mission,Assistant at Badnera
and Amravati. 86 years old
Fr. ALPHONSE LARRIVAG
16-1-1968 at Nagpur,Fr. Alphonse
LARRIVAZ, from Chatillon-sur-Cluses, Savoy.Chaplain of Amravati,
teacher SFS Nagpur.Principal St.
Aloysius, Jabalpur 1915-20.Rector St. Charles Seminary 1912-14 Parish
Priest Nagpur 1923-33, Convent chaplain Kamptee and Amravati.Regional Superior
1920-46, Vicar General. 90 years old
Fr. FANCIS CONUS
20-1-1968 at Lyon, France,Fr. Francois CONUS, fromRue, Fribourg. 16 years in
India 1948-64.Missionary at Aurangabad 1948, Amravati 1949-55, where he opened a boarding and
started the Kholapur Mission Center.Borsar1955-59. Parish Priest Amravati
1959-64. Due to illness, leprosy and cancer, had to return to Europe. 51
Fr. JOSEPH GROS
14-7-1968 at Bhopal,Fr. Joseph
GROS, from St. Jorioz, Savoy. Came to India in 1910, aged
20, studied in St. Charles Seminary. Priest 1918.Teacher St. Aloysius, Jabalpur,
Teacher and Prefect of discipline SFS School, Nagpur 1920-27, Principal SFS 1927-37. Parish Priest Bilaspur
1940-44, Nagpur 1944-47. Manager
St. Joseph Technical 1933-40 and 1944-51.Regional
Superior 1946-49, Vicar General 1946-50. Professor St. Charles’ Seminary, Chaplain Kamptee 1959-64.Chaplain of Pachmarhi 1964-68. Did a great work for
the history of the Nagpur Mission, wrote many notes and monographs.78 years