Father A. Francis Frugoli, S.J., died peacefully on December 28 in Regis Infirmary at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos, California. He was 95 years old. Born in San Francisco, California, on February 16, 1914, Fran entered the Society of Jesus at Sacred Heart Novitiate in Los Gatos on July 30, 1932. He pronounced final vows on February 2, 1948, at Bellarmine College Preparatory in San Jose, California. May he rest in peace.
All members of the California Province and those applied to it are to offer or celebrate one first intention Mass and members of the Jesuit Community at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center and those attached to it but living elsewhere (cf. 2010 Catalogus USA, pgs. 36-39) are to offer or celebrate one additional first intention Mass for the repose of Fran’s soul.
Mass of Christian Burial:
Monday, January 4, 10:30 a.m.
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center Chapel
300 College Avenue
Los Gatos, CA 95030
Following Mass of Christian Burial
Santa Clara Mission Cemetery
490 Lincoln Street
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Notes of condolence may be sent to:
Mrs. Beverly Brown (cousin)
1657 Fallen Leaf Lane
Lincoln, CA 95648
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