EDUCATIONISTS FOR LIFE
Fr. Felix Padanilath SVD

Fr. Felix, the founder of Saint Lawrence School, Tentoloi a great educationist for life, after long illness breathed his last on 5th Nov. 2013. He was born on 1st March 1937 and ordained priest on 6th November 1966. He was the Principal of St. Paul’s school, Rourkela from 1976 to 1981, and came to Tentoloi to start the school in the year 1976. Having started the school he continued to lead and guide the school as a Principal till 1998. There was a need of a creative person to start another school in Bhubaneswar so Fr. Felix was transferred to Kalinga Vihar, Bhubaneswar to begin St. Arnold School in 1998. Though his health was deteriorating day by day he accepted to be the Principal of Montfort School, Dhenkanal in 2003. It is in Dhenkanal that he developed further complications in his health and taken to Mumbai in 2007 for the treatment. Due to Kidney failure he was undergoing dialyses on every alternative day for 5 years. He breathed his last on 5th July 2013 at Mumbai.   

Fr. Marcel Dungdung SVD

Fr. Marcel Dungdung SVD an epitome of cool and humble and a great educationist for 41 years passed away on 22nd September 2013 at Rourkela, Odisha. After his retirement from +2 collage Babudih, Sundargarh as a Principal, he was assigned to Saint Lawrence School, Tentoloi in the year 2006 as a Nursery in charge.  He was transferred in 2013 June from Saint Lawrence School to Rourkela to take care of the young aspiring candidates to be the priest. Before coming to Saint Lawrence School he had undergone a heart operation in 1996, but being with the young toddlers at Tentoloi, he hardly complained about his illness. After going to Rourkela he developed further complication with regard to his old sickness and on 22nd September 2013 at Nuagaon, Mission Hospital at Rourkela with a massive heart attack he  breathed his last at 7.10