Reverend Francis R. Colborn died Monday, December 6, 2021. He was 83 years old.

Father Francis was ordained a priest on December 18, 1963 for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. While serving as a priest, these were his assignments:

  • Associate Pastor, St. Ignatius of Loyola Church, Los Angeles
  • Associate Pastor, St. Philip the Apostle Church, Pasadena
  • Associate Pro Tem, St. Julie Billiart Church, Newbury Park
  • Teacher, St. John’s Seminary, Camarillo
  • Associate Pastor, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Tujunga
  • Pastor, Associate Pastor, St. Alphonsus Church, Los Angeles
  • Resident, Our Lady of the Assumption, Claremont
  • Chaplain, Newman Center, Claremont
  • Pastor, Holy Name of Jesus Church, Los Angeles
  • Pastor, St. Andrew Church, Pasadena