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DateAgeBishopTitle
2 Jan96.9John Huo ChengBishop of Fenyang [Fenyang], China
3 Jan82.6Norbert WerbsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Hamburg, Germany
6 Jan92.7Benjamin de Jesus AlmonedaBishop Emeritus of Daet, Philippines
6 Jan86.9Gervasio GestoriBishop Emeritus of San Benedetto del Tronto-Ripatransone-Montalto, Italy
8 Jan57.2Luis Gabriel Ramírez DíazBishop of Ocaña, Colombia
10 Jan81.5George PellCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Secretariat for the Economy
17 Jan78.5John BuraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
22 Jan85.5Matthew Harvey ClarkBishop Emeritus of Rochester, New York, USA
22 Jan76.1Bernd Joachim UhlAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
3 Feb86.5Anthony FernandesBishop Emeritus of Bareilly, India
3 Feb90.1Oswald Thomas Colman GomisArchbishop Emeritus of Colombo, Sri Lanka
8 Feb93.1Jesús Agustín López de Lama, C.P. †Prelate Emeritus of Corocoro, Bolivia
8 Feb97.7Ignatius Paul PintoArchbishop Emeritus of Bangalore, India
14 Feb87.7William Joseph Kurtz, S.V.D. †Archbishop Emeritus of Madang, Papua New Guinea
14 Feb94.1Vito SchlickmannAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
18 Feb69.5David Gerard O’ConnellAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USA
25 Feb91.1Sixto José Parzinger Foidl, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Villarrica, Chile
26 Feb65.7Mário LucundeBishop Emeritus of Menongue, Angola
1 Mar85.7Joseph Edra UkpoArchbishop Emeritus of Calabar, Nigeria
4 Mar97.4Joseph Gabriel FernandezBishop Emeritus of Quilon, India
6 Mar87.5Benigno Luigi Papa, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop Emeritus of Taranto, Italy
7 Mar99.2Augusto LauroBishop Emeritus of San Marco Argentano-Scalea, Italy
11 Mar93.2Angel Tec-i HobayanBishop Emeritus of Catarman, Philippines
11 Mar86.1Alexandru MesianBishop of Lugoj (Romanian), Romania
12 Mar91.5Joseph Edward TroyBishop Emeritus of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
14 Mar83.0Angel Floro Martínez, I.E.M.E. †Bishop Emeritus of Gokwe, Zimbabwe
16 Mar94.4José Francisco Moreira dos Santos, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Uije, Angola
16 Mar71.0Victor de la Cruz OcampoBishop of Gumaca, Philippines
18 Mar92.5Joseph PowathilArchbishop Emeritus of Changanacherry (Syro-Malabar), India
21 Mar71.1Fernand Joseph Cheri III, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
26 Mar78.3David Christopher McGoughAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
26 Mar88.9Karl-Josef RauberCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
1 Apr91.5Lúcio Ignácio BaumgaertnerArchbishop Emeritus of Cascavel, Parana, Brazil
1 Apr85.8Hugh Christopher BuddBishop Emeritus of Plymouth, England, Great Britain
2 Apr83.8José Jovêncio Balestieri, S.D.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Rio do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil
5 Apr93.1Albert Edward Baharagate AkiikiBishop Emeritus of Hoima, Uganda
6 Apr86.8Nei Paulo MorettoBishop Emeritus of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
9 Apr95.6James Clifford TimlinBishop Emeritus of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
12 Apr87.5Jacques Jean Edmond Georges GaillotTitular Bishop of Parthenia
12 Apr96.1Senan Louis O’Donnell, O.S.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Maiduguri, Nigeria
14 Apr88.6Peter Lin JiashanArchbishop of Fuzhou [Foochow], China
15 Apr89.6Francisco VitiArchbishop Emeritus of Huambo, Angola
16 Apr89.3Antônio Celso QueirozBishop Emeritus of Catanduva, Sao Paulo, Brazil
16 Apr82.0Gregorios Elias TabéArchbishop Emeritus of Damas (Syrian), Syria
22 Apr96.7James Chan Soon CheongBishop Emeritus of Melaka-Johor, Malaysia
24 Apr96.5Gilbert Ignatius SheldonBishop Emeritus of Steubenville, Ohio, USA
25 Apr70.3Alapati Lui Mata’eligaArchbishop of Samoa-Apia, Pacific (Oceania)
26 Apr76.3Isidore FernandesBishop Emeritus of Allahabad, India
2 May91.5Helmut KrätzlAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
7 May77.9Patrick Joseph McGrathBishop Emeritus of San Jose in California, USA
9 May90.1Edward Peter CullenBishop Emeritus of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
10 May78.1Carlos Jesús Patricio Baladrón ValdésBishop Emeritus of Guantánamo-Baracoa, Cuba
11 May76.6Kyrillos Kamal William SamaanBishop Emeritus of Assiut {Lycopolis} (Coptic), Egypt
14 May78.0Guerrino Riccardo BrusatiBishop Emeritus of Janaúba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
14 May86.7Karl Bernhard Hesse, M.S.C. †Archbishop Emeritus of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
15 May77.6Valentin Pozaić, S.J. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Zagreb, Croatia
18 May99.6Giuseppe CasaleArchbishop Emeritus of Foggia-Bovino, Italy
23 May89.2Alojz TkáčArchbishop Emeritus of Košice, Slovakia
28 May97.8Ernest Anthony Bertrand Boland, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Multan, Pakistan
29 May87.7Victor Benito GaleoneBishop Emeritus of Saint Augustine, Florida, USA
3 Jun83.9Michael Jarboe SheehanArchbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
4 Jun84.7Macram Max Gassis, M.C.C.I. †Bishop Emeritus of El Obeid, Sudan
4 Jun78.1Luigi MarrucciBishop Emeritus of Civitavecchia-Tarquinia, Italy
6 Jun95.1Peter Henrici, S.J. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chur, Switzerland
13 Jun88.4Joachim N’DayenArchbishop Emeritus of Bangui, Central African Republic
14 Jun97.1Maurice TaylorBishop Emeritus of Galloway, Scotland, Great Britain
16 Jun84.3Nicola de Angelis, C.F.I.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
18 Jun88.6Wenceslas CompaoréBishop Emeritus of Manga, Burkina Faso
20 Jun83.0Rogelio Esquivel MedinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of México, Federal District
22 Jun85.3Jacques IshaqCurial Bishop Emeritus of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean), Iraq
26 Jun83.9François Thibodeau, C.I.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada
2 Jul94.8Joseph John Gerry, O.S.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Portland, Maine, USA
8 Jul54.6Elkin Fernando Álvarez BoteroBishop of Santa Rosa de Osos, Colombia
11 Jul94.3Jorge Bernal Vargas, L.C. †Prelate Emeritus of Cancún-Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México
11 Jul81.7Hans-Jochen JaschkeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Hamburg, Germany
14 Jul77.6John Raymond ManzAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chicago, Illinois, USA
15 Jul99.2Peter Takaaki HirayamaBishop Emeritus of Oita, Japan
16 Jul99.6Luigi BettazziBishop Emeritus of Ivrea, Italy
18 Jul79.0Paul Kamuza BakyengaArchbishop Emeritus of Mbarara, Uganda
20 Jul87.4Beda (Umberto) Paluzzi, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Montevergine, Italy
22 Jul76.4Ferenc (Franz) CserhátiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary
25 Jul82.7Paul Darmanin, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Garissa, Kenya
26 Jul81.3Geraldo Lyrio RochaArchbishop Emeritus of Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil
6 Aug91.8Marcel André Joseph GervaisArchbishop Emeritus of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
6 Aug88.9Roger Pirenne, C.I.C.M. †Archbishop Emeritus of Bertoua, Cameroon
8 Aug79.3Luis Alberto Parra MoraBishop Emeritus of Mocoa-Sibundoy, Colombia
9 Aug91.4Joseph Henry GandaArchbishop Emeritus of Freetown and Bo, Sierra Leone
10 Aug83.3José Vicente Huertas VargasBishop Emeritus of Garagoa, Colombia
10 Aug69.8Vincentius Sutikno WisaksonoBishop of Surabaya, Indonesia
15 Aug78.0Liam Seán MacDaidBishop Emeritus of Clogher, Ireland
16 Aug84.9Mariano Anastasio Moreno García, O.S.A. †Prelate Emeritus of Cafayate, Argentina
19 Aug84.8Howard James HubbardBishop Emeritus of Albany, New York, USA
22 Aug83.9Eustaquio Pastor Cuquejo Verga, C.SS.R. †Archbishop Emeritus of Asunción, Paraguay
22 Aug91.6Fernando Legal, S.D.B. †Bishop Emeritus of São Miguel Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
23 Aug91.9Joseph Hubert HartBishop Emeritus of Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
26 Aug89.8Geraldo Majella AgneloCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
27 Aug95.1Maurice Lucien Fréchard, C.S.Sp. †Archbishop Emeritus of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), France
28 Aug74.1Rabban Al-QasBishop Emeritus of Dohuk (Duhok) (Chaldean), Iraq
2 Sep84.7Paul Kazuhiro MoriAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tōkyō, Japan
5 Sep94.6Adam Joseph Exner, O.M.I. †Archbishop Emeritus of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
8 Sep61.2Didier Norman Raymond BerthetBishop of Saint-Dié, France
10 Sep95.8Pierre Trần Thành ChungBishop Emeritus of Kontum, Viet Nam
13 Sep88.5Jan Walenty WieczorekBishop Emeritus of Gliwice, Poland
14 Sep82.6Marcel Honorat Léon AgbotonArchbishop Emeritus of Cotonou, Benin
23 Sep92.4Víctor Manuel López ForeroArchbishop Emeritus of Bucaramanga, Colombia
26 Sep99.6Stanisław SzymeckiArchbishop Emeritus of Białystok, Poland
27 Sep82.5Slobodan ŠtambukBishop Emeritus of Hvar (-Brac e Vis), Croatia
30 Sep90.4Eurico dos Santos VelosoArchbishop Emeritus of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil
2 Oct51.9Kevin Michael BirminghamAuxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
2 Oct71.0Marie-Daniel DadietArchbishop Emeritus of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire
2 Oct86.8Fragkískos Papamanólis, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Syros (e Milos), Greece
4 Oct83.9Telesphore Placidus ToppoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Ranchi, India
9 Oct88.0Mauro MorelliBishop Emeritus of Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
11 Oct73.3Manuel Chuanguira MachadoBishop Emeritus of Gurué, Mozambique
13 Oct61.2Pietro Vittorelli, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Montecassino, Italy
14 Oct93.8Jean-Charles ThomasBishop Emeritus of Versailles, France
15 Oct86.9Tod David BrownBishop Emeritus of Orange in California, USA
16 Oct84.3Dimitrios SalachasApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Greece (Greek)
17 Oct72.4Roberto (Patrick) Camilleri Azzopardi, O.F.M. †Bishop of Comayagua, Honduras
22 Oct95.5Alfred KleinermeilertAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Trier, Germany
22 Oct84.5Antoine Scopelliti, O.SS.T. †Bishop Emeritus of Ambatondrazaka, Madagascar
23 Oct67.8Enrique de Vera MacaraegBishop of Tarlac, Philippines
1 Nov87.8Paride TabanBishop Emeritus of Torit, South Sudan
5 Nov96.8Paolo MagnaniBishop Emeritus of Treviso, Italy
9 Nov87.1François Robert BacquéApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Netherlands
17 Nov83.1Anthony J. FarquharAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Down and Connor, Ireland
19 Nov72.3Vincentius Sensi PotokotaArchbishop of Ende, Indonesia
21 Nov93.3Paul Nguyễn Bình Tinh, P.S.S. †Bishop Emeritus of Ðà Nẵng, Viet Nam
23 Nov86.4Guy Armand Romano, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Niamey, Niger
24 Nov87.7Leone Morinelli, O.S.B. †Apostolic Administrator Emeritus of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
25 Nov73.3Fabio Martínez CastillaArchbishop of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, México
3 Dec95.1Giuseppe Germano Bernardini, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop Emeritus of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey
9 Dec96.1Raymond Emil GoedertAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chicago, Illinois, USA
9 Dec91.2Carles Soler PerdigóBishop Emeritus of Girona, Spain
10 Dec93.1Jude Saint-AntoineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Montréal, Québec, Canada
20 Dec63.1Hendrikus Marie Gerardus SmeetsBishop Emeritus of Roermond, Netherlands
21 Dec86.1Benedetto Maria Salvatore Chianetta, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
22 Dec93.7Thomas Stafford WilliamsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Wellington, New Zealand
24 Dec83.0José Haring, O.F.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara, Brazil
28 Dec92.7Patrick Joseph WalshBishop Emeritus of Down and Connor, Ireland

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