Our deceased brothers
Father Cyriel DE PAUW died on February 10, 2016 in Cali (Colombia). In conformity with his wishes he was cremated. The funeral ceremony was celebrated in the church of Saint Nicholas of Cali on Sunday February 14. His ashes were then deposited in the ossuary of the crypt of the church of Saint Nicholas. He was 82.
Father Gilbert KYALWAHI BAYONGI died on Friday March 4 in Kyondo (diocese of Butembo-Beni). His funeral was held on Sunday March 6 in the parish church of the Immaculate Conception of Kyondo and the burial in the cemetery of Mahamba. He was 51.
Father Guenaël KERANDEL died on Friday, March 18, 2016 in Layrac (France). His funeral and burial took place on Tuesday March 22, in Layrac. Fr. Guenaël lies in the community cemetery. He died at the age of 85.
Father Vincent MACHOZI KARUNZU died assassinated on Sunday March 20 at Katolu, his native village, near Butembo (RDC). His funeral was celebrated in Butembo on Wednesday March 23 and his burial in the cemetery of Mahamba. He was 51.
Father José TENTELIER died on March 29, 2016 at Saint Sylvester sur Lot (49). His funeral was celebrated on Friday, April 1, 2016 in the church of Saint Martin of Layrac. He was buried in the community vault in the Layrac cemetery. He was 68.