With faith in the resurrection, the Lasallian East Asia District (LEAD) announces the passing of Br. Edward “Eddy” Soe Wai FSC on the evening of 12 August 2021 at St. Paul’s Community, Yangon, Myanmar. He was 82 years old and a De La Salle Brother for 50 years.
|Entrance to the Juniorate||1967 October (Maymyo)|
|Entrance to the Novitiate||1969 February 2 (Maymyo)|
|Habit-Taking||1969 August 15 (Maymyo)|
|First Vows||1971 April 16|
|Perpetual Vows||1980 April 16 (Yangon)|
TOUR OF DUTY
|1972-1979||St. Theresa’s, Taunggyi||Teacher|
|1980-1995||St. Paul’s Community, Yangon||Sower|
|1996-2008||St. Luke’s, Lashio||Teacher|
|2008-2021||St. Paul’s Community, Yangon||Retired|
Br. Eddy with the Brother Visitor, Br. Armin, during the latter’s visit to St. Paul’s Community.
Eternal rest grant unto Eddy, O Lord. And let perpetual light shine upon him. And may the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
A short interview with Br. Eddy on YouTube.
“O God, by whose favor your servant, Brother Eddy, was called to the religious life and who witnessed to the message of salvation by his dedication to Christian education, grant that he may be admitted to your eternal friendship with those who have likewise zealously labored in Your Vineyard. We ask this through Christ, our Lord. Amen.”