Rolf Rosin, R.I.P.

Father Rudi Pint, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Germany,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Rolf Rosin

on Friday the 2nd March 2019 at the University clinic of Tübingen (Germany)
at the age of 78 years, of which 50 years of missionary life
in Zambia, Austria and Germany.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Download here the announcement of Father Rolf Rosin’s death

Milestones in the life of Father Rolf Rosin

Rolf was born on the 6th of May 1940 in Karlsbad, in the diocese of Bamberg in Germany. He was admitted into the noviciate of the White Fathers in Hörstel on the 15th of August 1964. He then continued his theological fomation in Totteridge (UK) where he took his Missionary Oath on the 26th of June 1968. He was ordained in his home diocese Bamberg on the 29th of June 1969.


01/10/1969 Learns the language Ilondola Zambia
21/02/1970 Curate Mulobola,D.Kasama Zambia
01/09/1971 Curate Chilubi Zambia
01/03/1976 Curate Lubushi Zambia
28/02/1979 Session-Retraite Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
01/09/1981 Curate Malole-Rosa Zambia
01/03/1984 Dioc.Treasurer Chilubula Zambia
15/09/1984 Curate Malole Zambia
01/10/1985 Missionary Animation Axams Osterreich
08/12/1989 Curate Malole,D.Kasama Zambia
30/07/1998 Bursar Ilondola,D.Mbala-Mpi Zambia
23/05/1999 Chang.nom Diocèse Ilondola,D.Mpika Zambia
14/09/1999 Session MDT Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
01/07/2006 Nommé Deu.(PE 6/06) Deutschland
10/01/2007 Econome et Ministère Haigerloch Deutschland
13/05/2009 Session 60+ Roma Italia
15/12/2014 Residence Haigerloch Deutschland
02/03/2019 Returns to the Father Tübingen Deutschland

One Reply to “Rolf Rosin, R.I.P.”

  1. May you rest in perfect peace Rolf. We will always remember your presence at mission in Zambia. Lesa amipaale baShifwe. Chris Chileshe

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