Reverend Father Des MOOSMAN

Death Notice
  • "Fr Des is remembered as a good Priest and a good friend...."
  • "sorry to hear of father des passing i go back to before des..."
  • "sad to hear of dessies passing i go back befor des became..."
    - brian tipler
  • "a great priest and friend great to know you dessie rip"
    - brian tipler
  • "Deepest sympathy to the family. Thinking of you. Xxxx Dot..."
    - Dot Craig

Reverend Father Des:
Peacefully on Sunday, 10 September 2017, at Summerset Aotea. Beloved Priest of the Archdiocese of Wellington for 55 years. Loved son of the late Dave and Annie Moosman. Much loved brother and brother-in-law of Frances and Brian Elliot (Stratford), Gerald (Hamilton). Loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Special thanks to all those who helped Father Des over the last few years.
"I have fought the good fight,
I have finished the race,
I have kept the faith."
(Timothy 4: 7)
Vigil prayers will be offered in the Church of St Pius X, Te Pene Avenue, Titahi Bay, Porirua on Thursday, 14 September at 7.00pm. Requiem Mass for Father Des will be celebrated in the same Church on Friday, 15 September at 11.30am. On Saturday, 16 September, a final Requiem Mass will be held in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, 90 Miranda Street, Stratford at 11.00am. Thereafter to the Kopuatama Cemetery, Stratford for interment.


Published in Dominion Post from Sept. 13 to Sept. 14, 2017