from Patrick Braggs

Fr Joseph Peter Tauro (73) J P Tauro, Vianney Home, brother of Theresa Pereira (Bajpe) and Ligoury Tauro, passed away on Friday February 8, 2013.

He was the parish priest at Mukka, Udupi, Pangala, Bendur and Bejai.

The  funeral Mass would be celebrated in St Vincent Ferrer Church, Valencia at 3.30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12 and the mortal remains would be interred at priests’ cemetery in Valencia, Mangalore.