Roger Labonté, R.I.P.

Society of the Missionaries of Africa

Father Réal Doucet, Provincial of the Americas,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Roger Labonté

on Monday, 11th October 2021 in St. Petersburg (Florida – United States)
at the age of 86 years, of which 60 years of missionary life
in Uganda, Great Britain, Jerusalem, Canada and the United States.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Milestones in the life of Father Roger Labonté

Born in Putnam
on 01/03/1935
Spiritual YearMissionary OathPriesthood ordination
in the diocese of Manchester
(New Hampshire)
 Nationality: American Alexandria Bay
(New York – USA)
(New Hampshire – USA)
01/09/1963Studies : Lumen VitaeBruxellesBelgique
01/12/1964Learning languageMushanga CELAUganda
31/05/1965TeachingKitabi, SeminaryUganda
01/12/1968Assist.Dir. Spiritual YearWashingtonU.S.A.
01/07/1971Socius, Spiritual YearDorkingGreat Britain
01/09/1972Socius, Spiritual YearBirkdaleGreat Britain
10/02/1974Learning languageNyarushanje, Diocese KabaleUganda
04/06/1974St Paul SeminaryRushorozaUganda
01/07/1975Regional Counsellor Uganda
01/09/1978Inst. of Religious FormationSt LouisU.S.A.
01/09/1979Catholic Theological UnionChicagoU.S.A.
22/01/1980Retreat directorKisubiUganda
01/09/1984Long Retreat animationJérusalemIsraël
01/04/1986Long Retreat animationJérusalemIsraël
01/09/1986Formation Director 1st CycleChicagoU.S.A.
01/09/1989SociusOttawa, RiverdaleCanada
01/09/1992Pastoral Year PISAIRoma, M.G.Italia
01/07/1993Appointed to Uganda  
15/08/1993Spiritual AnimationKampala, Lourdel HouseUganda
08/04/1994Mapeera CentreKampala, Voc. Anim. CentreUganda
22/03/1999Session-retreat accompagnateurJérusalemIsraël
01/07/2006Spiritual AnimationLourdel HouseUganda
01/01/2010Spiritual AnimationLourdel 1Uganda
15/11/2014ResidenceSt PetersburgUSA
01/12/2014Nommé USA (PE 10/14) USA
11/10/2021Entered Eternal LifeSt. Petersburg (Florida)USA

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