The Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) has announced the death of Father. Denis Kamalo of Zomba Diocese.
In a statement released today, ECM secretary general Reverend Fr. Henry Saindi said Fr. Kamalo passed away at Pirimiti Mission Hospital on Thursday, August 13, at the age of 74.
Burial Mass will be held on Monday, August 17 at Zomba Cathedral from 10.00 am.
Born on September 14 1941, Fr. Kamalo hailed from Kamaru Village, Mlombozi Parish in Zomba. After accomplishing both Philosophical and Theological Studies, he was ordained priest on April 18 1971.
As a priest, he served in the following parishes and institutions: Liwonde, Nankhunda, Lisanjala, Mayaka, Chipini, Domasi, Matiya. He also served as Director of Likulezi Catechetical Centre as well as Director of St. Joseph Carpentry.
He also served as a Consultor as well as Chaplain for Youths, Prisons and Hospitals.