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Brother DeSales Benning, RIP

BenningBrother DeSales Benning, FSC, of the District of San Francisco New Orleans, died on Saturday, June 25, 2016, in Napa, California. He was 79 years old.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
10:00 a.m., Viewing
11:00 a.m., Mass of the Resurrection
12:oo p.m., noon Burial, luncheon to follow
Mont La Salle
4401 Redwood Road, Napa, California

Born: March 20, 1937, Jamaica, New York
Entered Novitiate: June 18, 1955
Reception of the Habit: June 18, 1955
Final Vows: October 24, 1976, Los Angeles, California
Died: June 25, 2016

Elkins Park, Philadelphia, PA, 1956, scholastic
Withdrew to enter Brothers of St. Francis of the Poor, 1959
Re-entered Christian Brothers, San Francisco District, 1975
Cathedral H.S., Los Angeles, CA, 1975, novice/teacher
Cathedral H.S., Los Angeles, CA, 1976, teacher
Cathedral H.S., Los Angeles, CA, 1977, sub-director/teacher
Cathedral H.S., Los Angeles, CA, 1979, director/teacher
La Salle H.S., Pasadena, CA, 1982, director, teacher
University of Arizona, 1994, studies
San Joaquin Memorial HS, Fresno, CA, 1997, teacher
La Salle H.S., Pasadena, CA, 1998, director, teacher
Cathedral H.S. Community, Los Angeles, CA, (in residence); 2000, teacher La Salle H.S., Pasadena, CA