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Friday, March 20, 2009

Jesuits Fr Stiller, Fr Locke dead

Kathmandu, 20 March: Two American Jesuit priests who came to Nepal in the late 1950’s and taught at St Xavier’s, Godavari, have died, Godavari Alumni Association (GAA) announced.
A condolence meeting to remember them will be conducted at GAA Sunday.
Fr Ludwig F. Stiller, 80, died 10 March.
Fr John K. Locke, 76, died Wednesday.
From teaching, the two Catholic priests went on to specialize in Nepali studies.
Stiller specialized in history while Locke concentrated on Buddhist studies.


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