R.I.P. Brother Timothy Rapa, FSC

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R.I.P. Brother Timothy Rapa, FSC

Rapa TimothyBrother Timothy Rapa, FSC of the District of San Francisco New Orleans passed away peacefully on May 16, 2018 at the Holy Family Community, Mont La Salle, California.  He was 92 years old.


Funeral:  May 23, 2018, Mont La Salle, 4401 Redwood Road, Napa, CA
Viewing (Main Chapel Rotunda):  10:15 – 11:00 AM
Funeral Mass (Main Chapel):  11:00 AM
Military Burial (Brothers’ Cemetery):  Following Mass
Luncheon (Mont La Salle):  Following Burial



Born:  Joseph Thomas Rapa, November 2, 1925, Providence, Rhode Island
High School Attended:  Mont Pleasant, Providence, RI
Military Service:  U.S. Army Medical Corps, 101st Hospital, European Theatre of Operations, 1943-46
Entered Novitiate:  November 4, 1947
Received the Habit:  January 5, 1948
Final vows:  1953
Education:  B.A., Catholic University, Washington, D.C., 1952                                                                                                       M.A., Manhattan College, Bronx, NY, 1958                                                                                                                 M.A., Italian Studies, Fullbright University, Rome, Italy, 1962


1952:        Sacred Heart School, Bronx, NY, Teacher
1956:        La Salle Academy, Providence, R.I., Teacher                                                                                                               (NDEA Grants in Italian and English Studies at Universities of  Connecticut and Rhode Island, 1958-61)
1967:        ”              “, Vice-Principal
1970:        ”              “, Principal
1973:        De La Salle HS, Concord, CA Teacher
1974:        La Salle Military Academy, Oakdale, NY, Teacher, Dormitory Prefect, Dean of Students
07-1977:   De La Salle HS, Concord, CA Teacher
07-1981:   Benilde Hall, SMC, Moraga, CA, Sub-Director
07-1984:   Joseph Alemany Community; SMC, Moraga, CA, Professor
07-1985:   ”              “, Transferred from Long Island-New England to San Francisco District
07-1991:   San Jose, CA, Sabbatical, study
07-1992:   ”              “, Special Assignment, Volunteer, Alexian Brothers Hospital, San Jose, CA;                                                     English teacher to Lasallian Sisters
07-1999:   Family Leave, San Jose, CA, Hospital volunteer, Alexian Hospital ER, San Jose, CA
12-1999:   Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep Community;                                                                                                                  Emergency room assistant, St. Francis Hospital, San Francisco, CA
02-2000:   ”              “, Special assignment, St. Francis Hospital ER, San Francisco, CA
01-2002:   Provincialate Community, Mont La Salle, Napa, CA, Retired, aide to infirm Brothers
07-2009:   Holy Family Community, Mont La Salle, Napa, CA, Retired, aide to infirm Brothers


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