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FR. GEORGE S. OAKES (1943-2018)


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Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Fr. George S. Oakes who was called home to the Father on, Friday, November 30, 2018 at the age of 75.

Ordained to the priesthood November 4,1978, Fr. Oakes' 40 years of ministry include serving as curate at Resurrection of Our Lord, two brief postings at St. Ignatius of Loyola and St. John Brébeuf, and pastor of St. Thomas More for the past 29 years.

Our most sincere sympathies to the parishioners of St. Thomas More Parish for the loss of their good and faithful shepherd.
Our condolences also go out to Fr. Oakes' family and friends for their loss.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and may perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace.


Wednesday, December 5, 2018 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
St.Thomas More Parish 980 Moffat St. Verdun, QC H4H 1Y9 Tel: (514) 768-4741


Thursday, December 6, 2018 10:30 a.m.
St.Thomas More Parish

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Thomas More Memorial Fund and the St. Vincent de Paul Society (254 de l’Église, Verdun, QC H4G 1V7).