KARACHI: Father John Baptist Todd of St Patrick’s Excessive Faculty handed away on the age of ninety six within the metropolis Monday.
His funeral service shall be held on Wednesday at 3pm on the St Patrick’s Cathedral after which he can be laid to relaxation on the Gora Qabristan.
Born in 1921 in Karachi he was named George. He studied on the College of Bombay (pre-partition) and later joined the Order of Friars Minor and took the identify John Baptist.
After he was ordained a priest, one among his first assignments was to show on the St. Patrick’s Excessive Faculty and later served as Vice-Principal until his retirement in 2005. Whereas educating he additionally studied privately and purchased a Bachelor of Arts after which a Masters diploma from the College of Karachi.
He had additionally served at faculties in Hyderabad, Sukkur and Quetta. It was in Quetta the place Father Todd survived an assassination try, after which he was delivered to Karachi and was appointed because the assistant parish priest of St Anthony’s Church.
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