Fr. Thomas Behan, OSA Enters Eternal Rest

It is with no small blend of sadness mixed with gratitude and joy that the Augustinian Province of St. Augustine in California announces the death of our brother, Rev. Thomas W. Behan O.S.A. After several years of ill health and a series of recent bouts with pneumonia, Fr. Tom died at Sharp Hospital in San Diego on July 3, 2019. Fr. Tom (or Beanie as he was commonly called by many of his friends) was born in Staten Island, New York on July 30, 1932 to Virginia (Rasmussen) Behan and Thomas W. Behan, Sr. Fr. Tom was predeceased by his parents and one brother (John E. Behan,) and two sisters (Virginia Behan Mills and Barbara Behan Merrell.) The Behan family practiced their faith at Our Lady Que

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