Dr. Florante Angeles Repaso
September 3, 1939 – April 22, 2019
Florante Angeles Repaso was born in the Barrio of Larap (near Cine), Municipality of Jose Pañganiban, Province of Camarines Norte, Philippines. He was the second born to Romualdo and Librada Repaso. He went to medical school at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) where he met lifelong friends and the love of his life, Grace de Guzman. Shortly after graduation they were married in the Philippines and then set their sights on finding employment as physicians in the U.S. He spent over 43 years practicing medicine as a Surgeon and General Practitioner in Sullivan, MO at Missouri Baptist Hospital. He traveled back and forth from St. Louis, Missouri to Henderson, Nevada where he and Grace would eventually build a beautiful home to retire in, surrounded by friends. Our dear father, husband, brother and Lolo (grandfather) had a zest for life who could tell the best jokes to his friends, patients and family. He touched the lives of everyone who met him. His greatest love in life was being with his family, friends and playing golf.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Romualdo Repaso and Librada Angeles Repaso. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Dr. Grace Repaso, son Jay (Tammy) Repaso, daughters Lori (Randy) Brinkmann, Liza (John) Horton and Luanne (Steven) Manz. Loving Lolo of 14 grandchildren, Katie, Lilly, Addy, Matthew, Ben, Alex, Ella, Gracie, Ethan, Henry, Jackson, Liam, Vincent and Lucas. He is survived by his siblings Romeo Repaso, Luzviminda (Jose) Santos, Violeta (Felipe) Juan, Angelita (Tony) Bolinao and Alex (Terry) Repaso.
Donations in honor of Dr. Florante A. Repaso may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Building Fund, 2300 Sunridge Heights Pkwy., Henderson, Nevada 89053 or online at www.sfahdnv.org/building-campaign-1.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, May 11 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1014 Madison Ave., Washington, MO 63090. A luncheon will follow immediately at the Parish center below church.