The Chancellor’s Office has been informed that Mrs. Alice “Louise” Nkoy, 81, mother of Reverend Emery Longanga, Ph.D., Pastor of Holy Cross Parish, St. Petersburg, passed away in the Lord on Thursday, September 17, 2020, in her home country of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Her death occurred after a battle with cancer. No additional details are available at this time.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to Rev. Emery Longanga, c/o Holy Cross Catholic Church, 7851 54th Avenue N., St Petersburg, FL 33709.
Please keep Father Longanga, his family and loved ones in your kind thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Also, please pray for Father Longanga’s safety, as he travels home for his mother’s funeral.
May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed,
through the mercy of God, rest in peace!