Agnes’s tears ran when the closing prayer for the daily mass of the Santo Yusuf Parish Catholic Church in Karangpilang, Surabaya, was read out, Monday evening, April 26, 2021. The daily mass of the Catholic church on Jalan Karangpilang I did give special attention to two of their congregations as well as the KRI Nanggala-402 crew who were declared dead, Lieutenant Colonel (E) Fidhelis Whilly Harsono Putra and Marine Major (E) Yohanes Heri.
Whilly is a congregation of the Santo Yusuf Parish Church from region A (Surabaya), while Heri is from region F (Gresik). Nindi, Whilly’s cousin, said she came to represent the nuclear family because Whilly’s wife was still in shock. He fainted on Sunday night, April 25, 2021, and was rushed to the Dr. Ramelan Hospital. “After being given medicine, he was allowed to go home,” said Agnes. Berita Terkini
According to Agnes, Whilly is a typical person who is active. Since he was young, Whilly has been in the Catholic Youth organization and participated in basketball. Now, between his duties as a member of the Indonesian Navy, he is diligent in church activities. “Whilly was appointed as a committee for church construction in the Semolowaru area, Surabaya, because he was indeed a very active person,” said Agnes. Berita Hari ini
In fact, in the midst of time, Whilly still took the time to undertake his master’s degree at the Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS). Before he died, said Nindi, Whilly was working on a thesis. “He is passionate about working on his thesis so that his master’s degree will be completed soon,” said Agnes.
Agnes said, Whilly’s mother, Sri Hartini and her father, Harsono, had their health dropped when they heard the news that KRI Nanggala-402 had lost contact. However, Sri Hartini, according to Agnes, still has the optimism that her child is safe because she has not seen the body directly. As for Harsono, although he also has optimism for Whilly, he is calmer in his attitude. Berita Politik
“When sharing in the family WA group, Om Harsono always says’ in the name of the Lord Jesus hallelujah, amen. Surely everything is nothing that is impossible for God ‘. That must be the message, “said Agnes. Finance Solutions