Category Archives: In Memoriam

Fr. Abdon Josol, CSsR

by Amado Picardal, CSsR We are celebrating the joy of Christmas while our hearts are filled with grief over the death of a member of our community – Fr. Abdon. He died of cancer in Cebu five days ago. This

Fr. Paddy Martin, CSsR

by Amado Picardal, CSsR Last Monday, Fr. Paddy Martin died of pancreatic cancer. He was 71 years old and had been working as a missionary in the Philippines since 1964. The last time I met him was in October last

Fr. Patrick Sheils, C.Ss.R.

FR. PATRICK SHEILS, C.Ss.R. – Perpetual Help Church Pioneer by  Fr. Patrick O’Connell,  C.Ss.R. A GREAT SURPRISE AND A HUGE RESPONSIBILITY The appointment of Fr. Sheils as superior to the new Redemptorist community in Dumaguete in 1958 was a great surprise.