Br Jean-Denis Gervais passed away on Sept 29.

Br Jean-Denis Gervais, SG, of the Brothers of St Gabriel in Singapore, has passed away. He had suffered cancer of the prostate and of the bones in his final years and returned to the Lord on the evening of Sept 29.

He was 85.

Br Denis was born on March 7, 1930, in Quebec, Canada. He arrived in Singapore in 1967 and served as a Math and Science teacher in St Gabriel’s Secondary School until his retirement in 2002.

Br Denis will be remembered for his great cheerfulness and love.

Br Gervais’ funeral Mass was scheduled for Oct 3 at St Joseph Church (Bukit Timah), followed by cremation at Mandai Crematorium.

We invite you to pray for him in your Masses and prayers.