tribute

June 12, 2024

Kwailan, a star for sailors

The Catholic News intern Liam Kissoon attended the funeral for Kwailan La Borde and wrote this short reflection. “Harold had the vision, but Kwailan made it […]
May 9, 2024

Margaret’ was a mother figure to all

Margarita Rivas died on April 10. Her funeral was held at Holy Cross RC Church, Santa Cruz on April 20. Richard Lezama did the following eulogy. […]
May 1, 2024

Aunty lived God’s commandment daily

Mary Serrette died on Sunday, March 31 (Easter Sunday). Her Funeral Mass and burial was on Friday, April 5 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Maraval. […]
April 4, 2024

Bertin embodied love and selflessness

Bertin Salina-Vidale was born into a Catholic family in the beautiful valley of Lopinot. She was the seventh child and youngest girl of nine children. Raised […]
February 15, 2024

Lyzel, a natural-born servant leader

Lyzel Cummings died February 3, 2024. Her Funeral Mass was celebrated February 9. The following is an edited version of the eulogy delivered by close friend, […]
October 5, 2023

Gladys Gafoor – a legend, a superwoman, a true soldier

Gladys Mirahai Gafoor died August 25, 2023. She was 90. Her Funeral Mass was held  Friday, September 1 at St Charles Borromeo RC Church, Tunapuna. Her […]
January 26, 2023

A chosen one of God who understood sacrifice

Bernadette Salandy can be pointed out as someone whose sacrificial life showed she was a chosen one of God, said Fr Gregory Augustine CSSp at the […]
January 26, 2023

The beautiful soul and spirit of Bernadette

Bernadette Salandy died Thursday, January 12 at the age of 77 years. Her Funeral Mass was celebrated Thursday, January 19 at the Church of the Nativity, […]