Mass For Fr Fundes Motiung At St Michael’s Church At 7.30pm Tuesday

The late Fr Fundes Motiung, left, with Ernest Mojikon while renovations were being carried out at St Michael’s in Penampang. A mass will be held at 7.30pm Tuesday.

PENAMPANG: A mass celebrated by Reverend Father Felix Chung will be held at St Michael’s Chuch here for the repose of the soul of the late Fr Fundes Motiung, the former Rector.

It will start at 7.30pm and everyone is invited to join in the prayers, Ernest Mojikon, a spokesman for the church said.

Fr Fundes,52, died Monday morning at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after battling leukemia. He was admitted to the hospital on Sunday after a fall at his house.

The remains of Fr Fundes are now at St Michael’s and will remain there until 10.00am Thursday. His former parishioners can pay their last respects throughout the day.

Thereafter, his body will be taken to the Blessed Sacrament Chapel at Sacred Heart where he will lay in state.

The requiem mass will be presided by His Grace Archbishop John Wong at the Sacred Heart Cathedral on Friday at 10.00am.


‘My Work Here At St Michael’s Is Over’: Rev Fr Fundes Motiung – 1965 – 2017