André Fransen R.I.P.

Society of the Missionaries of Africa

Father Yvo Wellens, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Belgium,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

André Fransen

on Wednesday, 3rd July 2024 in Varsenare (Belgium)
at the age of 93 years, of which 70 years of missionary life
in Italy, DR Congo, Rwanda and Belgium.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

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Milestones in the life of Father André Fransen

Born in Louvain
on 06/11/1930
Spiritual YearMissionary OathPriesthood ordination
in the diocese of Mechelen-Brussels




 Nationality: Belgian





16/09/1955Etudes (Philo)Roma, M.G.Italia
21/06/1957Prof. SéminaireThy-le-ChâteauBelgique
01/07/1963Prof. Gd. SéminaireMutesa, BukavuCongo
01/01/1966Anim. Miss. (Limburg)AntwerpenBelgique
01/01/1968Retraites aux JeunesBoechoutBelgique
01/10/1968Fraternité AfricaineBruxellesBelgique
01/09/1970Frat.Terre NouvelleBukavuZaïre
01/01/1971Prof. Centre Catéch.ButareRwanda
01/10/1974 Bruxelles, LinthoutBelgique
01/10/1975Prof., Vicaire H.C.:Laken (Bruxelles)Belgique
01/07/1978Premier CycleBambuminesZaïre Ituri
29/06/1979I.S.R.BuniaZaïre Ituri
01/01/1986Directeur I.S.R.BuniaZaïre Ituri
01/01/1987“Wereldwijd” H.C.:AntwerpenBelgique
24/10/1989VicaireUbundu, D. KisanganiZaïre Ituri
15/03/1995Vicaire à BertemAntwerpen, Keizerstr.Belgique
20/08/1999Elu Conseiller Prov. Belgique
01/09/2021RésidenceVarsenare, AvondrustBelgique
03/07/2024DCD (93)Varsenare, AvondrustBelgique

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