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On December 15, 2017, we laid our brother, Fr. Patrick Leo LaBelle, O.P., to rest.
The community gathers in vigil to chant the Office of the Dead and pray the rosary.
Members of Fr. Patrick’s family intercede for his soul.
Fr. John Paul Forte, O.P., offers the eulogy.
The Brothers of the Christian Schools (FSC) join the friars in prayer.
Numerous Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, along with Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, were in attendance.
Fr. Xavier Lavagetto, O.P., preaches the homily.
Fr. Mark Padrez, O.P., incenses the casket.
The bagpipes are played during the recessional.
The pallbearers make their way to the hearse.