Diocese of Rockville Centre

Reverend Basil C. Colasito, 74


Thursday, February 25, 2010 1:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Fairchild & Sons Funeral Home
1570 Northern Boulevard
Manhasset, New York  11030

Transferal Mass:

Thursday, February 25, 2010 7:30 p.m.
Church of Saint Aloysius
592 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11030

Presider:  Msgr. Brendan Riordan 
Homilist:  Msgr. Alan Placa

Funeral Mass:



Friday, February 26, 2010 11:00 a.m.
Church of Saint Aloysius
592 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11030

Presider:  Bishop William Murphy 
Homilist:  Msgr. Brendan Riordan


Holy Rood Cemetery
Westbury, NY

Curriculum Vitae
Reverend Basil Colasito

Birth: December 2, 1935
Manila, Philippines


February 23, 2010

Education: San Beda College; Manila, Philippines
Pontifical University of St. Thomas, Manila (STL)




March 19, 1959
Immaculate Conception, Manila (Benedictine Order)

December 17, 1981
Diocese of Rockville Centre



1966               Saint Kilian, Farmingdale, Assigned by Order
06/20/1973      Blessed Sacrament, Valley Stream, Associate Pastor
07/02/1975      Saint Pius X Seminary, Uniondale, Faculty
09/10/1977      Saint Anne, Brentwood; Associate Pastor
07/02/1982      Saint Patrick, Glen Cove; Associate Pastor
06/01/1983      Coordinator of Spanish Apostolate with residence at Saint Joachim, Cedarhurst
06/17/1987      Residence at Saint John of God, Central Islip
06/16/1988      Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, Wyandanch, Associate Pastor
06/29/1994      Director of English and Spanish Cursillo with residence at Our Lady of Loretto, Hempstead
06/25/1997      Our Lady of Mercy, Hicksville; Associate Pastor
06/25/2003      Saint Aloysius, Great Neck; Associate Pastor
12/02/2005      Retirement with residence at Saint Pius X, Amityville

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