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Fulton John Sheen
Birth: May 8, 1895
El Paso
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1979
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Educator, author, radio and television apologist, archbishop. He was born Peter Sheen on May 8, 1895 in El Paso, Illinois. He was ordained to the priesthood on Sept. 20, 1919 in Peoria, IL. He served as an Auxillary Bishop for the Archdiocese of New York from 1951-1966. On December 16,1966 he was appointed the Bishop of the Rochester, New York Diocese. Bishop Sheen is most famous for his radio show, "The Catholic Hour" and his television show, "Life is Worth Living." (bio by: Eamonn) 
 
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 Parents:
  Newton Morris Sheen (1862 - 1944)
  Delia Fulton Sheen (1864 - 1943)
 
 Sibling:
  Eva Natalie Sheen Walsh (1886 - 1970)**
  Fulton John Sheen (1895 - 1979)
 
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**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cathedral
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Crypt under the altar
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 947
Fulton John Sheen
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Fulton John Sheen
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Fulton John Sheen
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May god bless you and keep you bishop Sheen
- Christopher Gauris
 Added: Aug. 22, 2014

- AJH
 Added: Aug. 22, 2014
Requiescat in pace, Archbishop Sheen.
- Zix Danziger
 Added: Jul. 3, 2014
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