The Chancellor’s Office received word that Reverend Salim Joseph, O.F.M., 58, passed away suddenly, as a result of a heart attack, while in route to Logan International Airport, in Boston. Father Joseph served as Parochial Vicar of Sacred Heart Parish, Tampa, from 2018 to 2020, after which he was transferred to Immaculate Conception Parish, in Durham, North Carolina, and eventually, to his most recent assignment at St. Anthony’s Shrine, in Boston.
A Funeral Mass for Father Joseph will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m., at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 509 N. Florida Avenue, Tampa. A full obituary with complete funeral details, may be found on the Sacred Heart Parish website at this link.
Please keep Father Salim Joseph’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers.
May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed
by the mercy of God, rest in peace!