Martin Pero Boras, known to Medjugorje pilgrims as leader of the International Choir and Orchestra for the Medjugorje Youth Festival, died on Wednesday in Mostar Hospital. He was only 55 and was married with four children. His funeral was held today.
Born in Ljubuski, Martin was Music Professor to many generations of Franciscans in the seminary and novice at Humac. He also taught music in many schools and worked with Franciscan Youth groups (FRAMA) throughout Herzegovina, as well as in Medjugorje. May he rest in peace.
• Thank you for the joy you brought to my heart at Mladifest 09