Father Victor Botari, retired priest of the Archdiocese of Edmonton, passed away Monday morning, May 21, 2018, at the age of 73.
Father Victor, born in Welland, Ontario, October 10, 1944, was ordained on August 25, 2008, by Archbishop Richard Smith and served at St. Joseph Basilica for two years, then at the parishes in the Villeneuve area, from 2010 to 2014, before retiring at the Villa Vianney. During his retirement, he continued to generously celebrate thesacraments in various parishes as needed.
We offer condolences to his family, his brother priests and to his many friends.
Let us pray for the repose of his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, that through the mercy of God, they may rest in peace.
Father Victor is lovingly remembered by his sisters: Loretta St. Louis, Kathleen Kupez; brother, Russel Botari, as we all nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Father Victor was predeceased by his parents Joseph and Theresa (Beccaria) Botari and one brother Arthur Botari.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Reverend Victor Angelo Botari of Edmonton
Oct 10 1944 May 21 2018.source