Lukas Gundi, R.I.P.

Father Oskar Geisseler, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Switzerland,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Lukas Gundi

on Sunday the 30th July 2017 at Foyer St. Joseph de Sierre (CH)
at the age of 86 years, of which 61 years of missionary life
in Zambia and in Switzerland.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Milestones of Father Lukas Gundi’s life

Lukas was born on 18th october 1930 at Niederwald, in the Diocese of Sion-Sitten (South of Switzerland). He began the spiritual year on the 27th September 1952 at Maison-Carrée (Algiers) and went on with his theological studies at ‘s-Heerenberg (Netherlands) where he took his Missionary Oath on the 24th July 1956. He was ordained to the priesthood at Monteviot (Scotland) on the 16th May 1957.

30/07/1957   St Maurice Switzerland
28/11/1958 Ass. Parish Priest Lumimba,F.Jameson N.Rhodesia
07/05/1961 Ass. Parish Priest Lumezi N.Rhodesia
19/06/1962 Ass. Parish Priest Naviruli N.Rhodesia
14/04/1966 Ass. Parish Priest Lumezi Zambia
09/05/1968 Ass. Parish Priest Minga Zambia
10/07/1969 Ass. Parish Priest Chipata,St Anne’s Zambia
01/01/1973 Parish Priest Lumezi,D.Chipata Zambia
01/03/1981 Session-Retreat Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
12/09/1990 Curate Lundazi,D.Chipata Zambia
07/05/1997 Session+60 Monte Cucco,Roma Italy
01/11/2004 Ministry Chipata Zambia
18/05/2005 Appointed(PE2005/06)   Switzerland
04/06/2005 Residence Veyras Switzerland
01/09/2013 Residence H.C.: Sierre Switzerland
30/07/2017 Returns to the Father Sierre Switzerland

 

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