Obituary

SR. CANDIDA SAHAGUN

At  4:33 a.m. (local time) on August 25, 2019, the Lord visited St. John of God Hospital, Pasay City, Philippines to call to the Paschal Banquet of new life our sister:  SAHAGUN LOURDES – SR. MARIA CANDIDA, born in San Antonio Zambales, Philippines, on 11 February 1936. As a young professed, Sr. M. Candida carried out …

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Sr. Xavier Balisalisa

After receiving her high school diploma, Sr. M. Xavier entered our Congregation in the Regina Apostolorum community, Pasay City, on 10 July 1957. She underwent her initial formation in this community and then was sent to Lipa to make her novitiate, which concluded with her first profession on 8 December 1963. Sr. M. Xavier was …

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Sr. Agnes Gabito

Sr. M. Agnes entered the Congregation in the Regina Apostolorum community in Pasay City on 10 May 1954. She stood out for her seriousness, commitment and spirit of service. Beginning with initial formation, she worked in the technical apostolate, which she loved because it helped her cultivate interior silence, listening to God, and union with …

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Sr. Athena Angeles, FSP

This morning, Sr. Athena was on her way as usual to the Franciscan Seminary to teach English to the seminarians. But suddenly, in the car, she was seized by a gripping pain. Taken without delay to the emergency room of Ganga Ram Hospital, she died a short time later as the result of a cerebral …

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Sr. Maddalena Ricon, FSP

Up until just a few weeks ago, Sr. M. Maddalena lived in our Pasay City community, where she helped the secretary by answering the phone and carrying out many other small services. We remember her as a kind and thoughtful person, who happily welcomed the members of the General Government when we made the Fraternal …

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