Mangaluru: Priest of the diocese of Mangalore, Fr Felix John Noronha, passed away on Saturday, December 25 due to heart attack. He was 63.
Fr John Noronha, son of Balthazar Noronha and Severine D’Silva, hails from Derebail parish.
Fr John was serving as the chaplain at Snehalaya, Bachalike, Pavoor since 2020.
He had served as the assistant parish priest at Madanthyar and Udupi. He was the parish priest at Ajekar, Gangolli and Kasargod. He also served in Divine Retreat Centre, Kerala. He was the chaplain in St Paul’s Shrine at Fr Muller-Homeopathic, Deralakatte.
Funeral ceremony of the deceased will be held possibly in the afternoon of Monday December 27 at Valencia Church. The exact time of funeral will be announced later.