Death of Father Anthony Delisi 1928 - 2016

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 4:00pm
Category: Monastery News

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Father Anthony Delisi, OCSO monk and priest of the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, GA, who died peacefully in the company of his brother monks praying at his side on Monday May 9th.

The Funeral Mass of the Resurrection and the burial took place on Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 AM. at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit.

Father Anthony Delisi was born on August 13, 1928 in Avonmore, Pennsylvania (USA). He entered Conyers in 1948, made solemn profession in 1953 and was ordained a priest in 1954. Father Anthony was 87 years old, had been in monastic life for 67 years and 61 years a priest when the Lord called him. Read more about his grace filled life's journey