Please pray for the repose of the soul of San Francisco New Orleans District Brother John Achin, FSC, who died peacefully on June 3, 2020 at Mont La Salle, Napa, California.  He was 80 years old.


Due to COVID-19 health restrictions, the Brothers will conduct a private funeral for Br. John.  Thank you for your understanding.


Born: November 12, 1939, Bakersfield, CA
Entered Novitiate: July 14, 1957
Received Habit: January 25, 1958
Final Vows: August 15, 1964
Education: B.A., Saint Mary’s College, Moraga, CA, 1962; M.Ed., Education, University of Portland, OR, 1972


01-1959:   Scholasticate, Saint Mary’s College, Moraga, Student
06-1962:   Christian Brothers High School, Sacramento, Teacher
06-1964:   Bishop Armstrong High School, Sacramento, Teacher
06-1966:   La Salle High School, Milwaukie, OR, Teacher
07-1972:   San Joaquin Memorial High School, Fresno, VP/Teacher; Sub-Director 1973-78
07-1978:   Christian Brothers High School, Sacramento, Teacher/VP
07-1979:   Justin-Siena High School, Napa, Teacher, Sub-Director 1979-81
02-1992:   Southdown, Canada, Special Assignment
09-1992:   Provincialate Community, Mont La Salle, Special Assignment
07-1993:   De La Salle High School, Concord, Teacher
07-2000:   ”            ”         Director, Teacher
07-2005:   De La Salle North Catholic High School, Portland, OR, Counselor
10-2005:   Holy Family Community, Mont La Salle
09-2007:   ”            ”    Temporary Sub-Director to 5-2008; Rome, CIL, Nov—Dec 2010