Fr. Carl Dianda (age 83) suddenly passed away at Holy Cross Hospital on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. He served the Archdiocese of Washington from 1959 till his retirement in 2013.
Viewing will be held at 3pm until the Vigil Mass at 7pm, Tuesday, Sept. 6th at St. Francis De Sales Church (2021 Rhode Island Ave. NE, Washington DC).
Funeral Mass on Wed., Sept. 7th at 10:30am, same location.
Burial will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
It should be noted that he was also a member of the Immaculate Conception Shrine Council (#4944) of the Knights of Columbus.
May eternal rest be granted unto him, Lord. And perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul and the souls of the faithful departed, rest in peace. Amen.