MANILA, Nov. 19, 2014 — Fr. Ramon M. Mores, SJ, the rector of Ateneo de Zamboanga from 1969 – 1971, and from 1977 – 1979, passed away on Nov. 16, Sunday from cardiac arrest.
He was 86.
Wake masses for him will be held at the Loyola House of Studies (LHS) in Ateneo de Manila University at 8 p.m. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, Nov. 21, at 8 a.m., also at the LHS.
Mores was the last rector and head of the said university before its Board elected a president. Fr. Mon, as he is fondly called, also served in the General Curia of the Society of Jesus in Rome and was rector of Xavier University in Cagayan de Oro for several years.
His last assignment was as parish priest of the Sacred Heart Parish and Shrine in Cebu. Born on Nov. 5, 1928, Mores entered the Society of Jesus on May 30, 1947 and was ordained a priest on June 18, 1960. (CBCP News)