Fr. Kiran Varaparla, HGN, Dies Suddenly at Age 39

Fr. Kiran Kumar Varaparla, 39, parish priest of St. Julian Catholic Church in Middlesboro and St. Anthony in Pineville passed away suddenly on October 31, 2021 at the Middlesboro ARH.

Visitation will be held at from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 3, at the St. Julian Catholic Church.

The Holy Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. with funeral mass following.

He will be returned to his family in India for interment there.

A complete obituary will be published when it becomes available.

Online condolences and guestbook are available at

Cawood Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.