Message of Condolence following the Passing of Sister Bernadette Yokowo of St Joseph de Cluny
19 January 2021 | Religion
The President of the Republic, H.E Wavel Ramkalawan has, on behalf of the Government and the people of Seychelles expressed his deepest condolences to the family, the St Joseph de Cluny congregation and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Port Victoria, following the passing of Sister Bernadette Yokowo, that occurred this morning.
Sister Bernadette aged 77 years, has served 54 years as a nun and has made significant contributions in the field of Education in Seychelles.
President Ramkalawam said that Sister Bernatte was much loved by everyone and had been an example of godly living to everyone. “The country is proud to have had such a faithful Seychelloise taking her vows and serving her whole life. She has contributed enormously to education development in Seychelles, and will be remembered for her humble service to the nation.