Death of Rev. Fr. Fernando Fontanoza Carpio

TO:     ALL THE CLERGY AND FAITHFUL IN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF MANILA

RE:      DEATH OF REV. FR. FERNANDO FONTANOZA CARPIO

Dear Reverend Monsignori, Fathers, Brothers, and Sisters,

Greetings of peace in the Lord!

It is with deep sadness that we announce that our dear brother, REV. FR. FERNANDO FONTANOZA CARPIO has returned to the Father’s house today, 20 November 2023, at 12:28 in the afternoon at the San Juan de Dios Hospital.

The mortal remains of Fr. Carpio will be brought to the LAYFORCE Chapel tomorrow, 21 November 2023, during the scheduled Mass for the Deceased Priests and Religious of the Archdiocese of Manila. After the Mass, he will be brought to the Cardinal Sin Welcome Home, Sampaloc, Manila for the wake. Funeral details will follow.

Fr. Carpio’s assignments as a priest of the Archdiocese of Manila were as follows: Parochial Vicar, Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene, Quiapo, Manila; Parish Priest, Our Lady of Peñafrancia Parish, Paco, Manila; Parish Priest, Sta. Lucia Parish, Brgy. Sta. Lucia, Novaliches, Quezon City; Full Time Chaplain, San Juan De Dios Hospital, Pasay City; Parish Priest, Christ the King Parish, Pamplona, Las Piñas; Parochial Vicar, San Fernando de Dilao Parish, Paz Street, Paco, Manila; Assistant Priest, Saint John the Baptist Parish, Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila.

As we pray for the eternal repose of his soul, we thank him for his generous and faithful service to the Lord and the Church.   Let us entrust him, the Lord’s good and faithful servant, to God’s mercy as he shares the Master’s joy.

 

 

Most sincerely in Christ,
ISIDRO T. MARINAY
Chancellor

 

 

 

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