Canon John Ciarlò passes away

Credit: Għaqda tal- Pawlini - Valletta

Former editor of ‘Leħen is-Sewwa’ Canon John Ciarlò  passed away Wednesday night.

Canon John Ciarlò was admired by many, especially members of Għaqda tal-Pawlini fil-Belt, an association in which he was active for several years.

“Canon John Ciarlò was another stalwart figure in the field of Maltese journalism inspired by the Catholic ethos. Ciarlo was a prolific and profound writer. A real gentleman totally dedicated to the Church he loved, the people he served and the paper he enriched with his writings.” said Fr Joe Borg, chairman Editorial Board of Newsbook.com.mt and RTK.

His funeral will take place on Saturday 1st of June, at 2:00pm at the Parish Saint Paul’s Shipwreck in Valletta.