August 2, 2017 3:34 pm

August 2, 2017: Father Mauro Pasquarelli was born in 1931 in Bauru (Brazil). He entered the Congregation of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart (MSC) in 1951. He was ordained a priest in 1957 and was sent as a missionary to Indonesia. He worked here till he entered Rawaseneng in 1986 but he went in 1989 to the community of Tilburg and made his solemn profession in 1990. Father was 86 years old, had been in monastic vows for 26 years and 60 years as a priest when the Lord called him.

Father Mauro died on the day the communities of Tilburg and Arnhem commemorated the 75th anniversary of the deportation of the brothers and sisters Löb on 2nd August 1942.