With a deep sense of loss but also in total submission to the will of God, Spiritan University Nneochi announces the death of her Pioneer Deputy Registrar, REV. FR. DR. EMMANUEL NNADOZIE, C.S.Sp. Fr. Dr. NNADOZIE passed on at the early hours of Sunday morning, March 10, 2019 after a brief illness.
Fr. Dr. EMMA NNADOZIE was born on January 23, 1953 at Ihiala in Anambra State. He was ordained a Priest of the Catholic Church in the Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans), Province of Nigeria, South-East on September 2, 1989. He had his B.D (Theology) from Bigard Memorial Seminary Enugu, an affiliate of Pontifical Urban University, Rome (1989); B.Sc. (Education/Biology) from University of Nigeria Nsukka (1984); M.Ed. (Management) from Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye (1998); M.Sc. (Management), University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2011) and Ph.D. (Management), University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2015). Fr. Emmanuel Nnadozie worked in different places and held different responsibilities as a missionary and an educator in the Catholic Dioceses of Benin, Ijebu-Ode, Orlu, Enugu, Port Harcourt and Okigwe. His managerial experiences include being the Principal of St. Patrick’s College, Awo-Omamma, Imo State and Director of Education, Catholic Diocese of Ijebu-Ode. Until his death, he doubled as the Deputy Registrar and Admissions Officer of Spiritan University Nneochi (SUN), Abia State.
The University Community, staff and students, will greatly miss his caring services and presence. We love you, Fr. EMMA but God loves you the most. Rest in His bosom.
The burial arrangements are as follows:
Vigil Mass: Sunday, March 17, 2019; Time: 5p.m.; Venue: Christ the King Church, Awo-Omamma, Imo State.
Burial Mass: Monday, March 18, 2019; Time: 10a.m; Venue: Christ the King Church, Awo-Omamma, Imo State. Interment is at Spiritan Cemetery, Holy Ghost Novitiate, Awo-Omamma.
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace, Amen.
Sir Patrick C. Ezeonwuka (KSJI)