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In memoriam, 31.05.2016

Vatican City, 31 May 2016 – The following prelates have died in recent weeks:

- Archbishop Tadeusz Goclowski, emeritus of Gdańsk, Poland, on 3 May at the age of 84;

- Archbishop Benito Cocchi, emeritus of Modena-Nonantola, Italy, on 5 May at the age of 81;

- Archbishop Gabriel Thohey Mahn-Gaby, emeritus of Yangon, Myanmar, on 5 May at the age of 88;

- Bishop Gonzalo López Marañon, vicar apostolic emeritus of San Miguel de Sucumbíos, Ecuador, on 7 May at the age of 82;

- Bishop Giovanni Migliorati, M.C.C.I., vicar apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia, on 12 May at the age of 73;

- Cardinal Giovanni Coppa, apostolic nuncio, Italy, on 16 May at the age of 90;

- Fr. Camille DesRosiers, S.M., superior emeritus of Funafuti, Tuvalu, on 16 May at the age of 87;

- Bishop Andrea Maria Erba, emeritus of Velletri-Segni, Italy, on 21 May at the age of 86;

- Bishop Lucjan Avgustini of Sapë, Albania, on 22 May at the age of 52;

- Bishop Giacomo Barabino, emeritus of Ventimiglia-San Remo, Italy, on 25 May at the age of 88;

- Bishop Horacio Ernesto Benites Astoul, auxiliary emeritus of Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 25 May at the age of 82;

- Bishop József Tempfli, emeritus of Oradea Mare, Romania, on 25 May at the age of 85;

- Cardinal Loris Francesco Capovilla, prelate emeritus of Loreto, Italy, on 26 May at the age of 100;

- Bishop Petro Herkulan Malchuk of Kyiv-Zhytomyr, Ukraine, on 27 May at the age of 50;

- Archbishop Girolamo Prigione, apostolic nuncio, Italy, on 27 May at the age of 94.