â€œGo into the world and proclaim the Gospel to every living creature.”
-Mark 16:15

March 21, 2017

Death of Reverend Charles E. Papa, 75
Prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Rev. Charles E. Papa who died on Saturday, March 18, 2017.  The funeral arrangements are as follows:

Wake:
Thursday, March 23, 2017     2 pm – 7 pm
Church of St. Louis de Montfort
75 New York Avenue
Sound Beach, New York 11789

Mass of Transferral:
Thursday, March 23, 2017     7:30 pm
Church of St. Louis de Montfort
75 New York Avenue
Sound Beach, New York 11789

Presider:         Rev. Msgr. William G. Breslawski
Homilist:         Rev. Thomas Murray

Funeral Mass:
Friday, March 24, 2017          11:00 am
Church of St. Louis de Montfort
75 New York Avenue
Sound Beach, New York 11789

Presider:         Bishop Nelson Perez
Homilist:         Rev. Francis Pizzarelli, SMM

Burial:             Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Coram

May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed rest in peace. Amen.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Reverend Charles E. Papa, 75
  
Birth:   July 31, 1941
Astoria, New York

Ordination:     May 27, 1967
St. Agnes Cathedral, Rockville Centre

Assignments:
6/17/1967       St. Edward the Confessor, Syosset
6/24/1970       St. Ignatius, Long Beach
5/24/1976       St. Lawrence the Martyr, Sayville
9/16/1981       St. Joseph, Hewlett
6/15/1983       St. John the Evangelist, Riverhead
1/4/1985         St. John the Evangelist, Riverhead – Temporary Administrator
6/17/1987       St. Sylvester, Medford – Pastor
6/30/1999       St. Louis de Montfort, Sound Beach – Pastor
6/29/2016       Retired

Date of Death:                        3/18/2017