Please pray for the repose of the soul of San Francisco New Orleans District Brother George Hetzel, FSC, who died on December 30, 2020 at the Saint Michael’s High School Community in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Brother George was 83 years old.


Due to COVID safety considerations, a private funeral will be held on January 13, 2021.  Interment will be in the Brothers’ burial plot at Rosario Cemetery, Santa Fe, NM.


Born: August George Hetzel, November 13, 1937, Abbeville, LA
Entered Juniorate: May 30, 1951, Lafayette, LA
Entered Novitiate: August 14, 1955, Lafayette, LA
Received habit: August 14, 1955, Lafayette, LA
Final vows: June 7, 1962, Lafayette, LA
Education: B.S., St. Michael’s College, Santa Fe, NM 1959; M.A., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1969; Ed.D., New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, 1980


08-1956                Scholasticate, Saint Michael’s College, Santa Fe, NM, Studies
08-1959                De La Salle HS, New Orleans, LA, Teacher
08-1961                Christian Brothers School, New Orleans, LA, Teacher
08-1963                Archbishop Rummel HS, Metairie, LA, Teacher
08-1965                University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, Studies
08-1969                College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM, Professor
01-1984                Sangre de Cristo Center, Santa Fe, NM, 100-Day Retreat
06-1984                College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM, Professor
08-2009                St. Michael’s HS Community, Santa Fe, NM, Retired