Senior priest Fr Norbert D’Souza (96) dies of Cardiac arrest

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Rev. Fr Norbert D'Souza

MANGALORE, AUGUST 17: One of the senior priests of the diocese of Mangalore, Rev. Fr Norbert D’Souza passed away due to severe cardiac arrest while travelling to his hometown  on Wednesday noon on August 17, 2022. 

Fr Norbert D’Souza hailing  from Mai de Deus Church, Puttur was born to Basil Liguory D’Souza and Piedade Catherine Pais on August 02, 1926. He was ordained priest for the diocese of Mangalore in April 06, 1954. He was 96 when he breathed his last.

Fr Norbert D’Souza leaves behind his loving brother priest Rev. Fr Clifford D’Souza who is also a priest of the Diocese of Mangalore and his loving sister Hilda D’Souza.

Fr Norbert D’Souza, a priest of the diocese of Mangalore, served as an assistant parish priest at Belman, Pezar, Kirem, Rosario Cathedral and Mogarnad. He served as Parish Priest in Nirkan, Bajpe, Pernal, Pezar, Angelore and Ujire.

Fr Norbert retired from active ministry in 2002 and was residing at Senior Priests’ Home, St Anthony Institutes, Jeppu, Mangalore.

We raise our hearts and minds in prayer for the respose of his soul. May the Lord count him among his elect and grant him eternal rest.

His Funeral Mass and Burial Service will be held on Thursday 18.08.2022 at 3.30 p.m. in St Vincent Ferrer Church, Valencia.

Year

Designation

Place

1954

Asst. Parish Priest

Belman

1957

Asst. Parish Priest

Pezar

1959

Asst. Parish Priest

Kirem

1963

Asst. Parish Priest

Cathedral

1964

 

Mogarnad

1965

Parish Priest

Nirkan

1973

Parish Priest

Bajpe

1974

Parish Priest

Pernal

1982

Parish Priest/ Vicar Forne

Pezar

1990

Parish Priest

Angelore

1997

Parish Priest

Uijire

2002

Retired

Senior Priests’ Home
St Antony’s Institute, Jeppu

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Comments(8)

  1. Reply
    Valerian dias says:

    May his soul Rest in peace,

  2. Reply
    Leena Alex Moras says:

    May his soul rest in peace 🙏

  3. Reply
    Gertrude n says:

    May his soul rest in peace. Heart felt condolences to all the family members.

  4. Reply
    Lawrence Correa says:

    May his soul Rest in peace Amen 🙏

  5. Reply
    William A Lobo. Mogarnad says:

    May his soul rest in peace

  6. Reply
    Vineetha Augustine says:

    Father was my principal in ujire dat time i was in 4th standard,use to visit everyday afternoon,very loving and kind father…i cried wen he retired.Finaly i met him in ashram wen i was doing my mbbs ,miss him a lot. May his soul rest in peace..

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    Ronald Miranda says:

    My Mother Agnes Martis-Miranda and Reverend Father Norbert D’Souza are First Cousins. My Mother’s Father is Isaac Jacob Martis.

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    Ronald Miranda says:

    Eyernal Rest Grant unto him, O Lord and May his Soul; Rest in Peace. My Mother Agnes Martis-Miranda and Reverend Father Norbert are First Cousins. My Mother’s Dad is Isaac Jacob Martis.

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