RIP: Fr Michael Jackson SDB

A fine Salesian priest of the Australia-Pacific province, Fr Michael Jackson SDB, entered eternal life early on 26th October in South Australia. Fr Michael was 77 years of age, 55 years as a Salesian and 47 years as a priest. He spent most of his Salesian life at different parishes and schools in Australia, and some formation work in Fiji.

A funeral Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Fr. Michael will be celebrated at St John Bosco Catholic Church, 17 Lipsett Terrace, Brooklyn Park on Saturday, October 31, 2015 commencing at 1.00 pm.

A Requiem Mass will be celebrated in the College Chapel at Salesian College, Sunbury, Victoria, on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 commencing at 11.00 am. The Funeral rites and Burial will follow the mass immediately in the Salesian Cemetery at Sunbury.

In lieu of floral tributes, donations in memory of Fr. Michael to Australian Salesian Mission Overseas Aid Fund, would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the Funeral.

May he rest in peace, amen!

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