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Find A Grave - Santuario de María Auxiliadora en Fortín Mercedes
Namuncurá, Ceferino b. August 26, 1886 d. May 11, 1905 Religious Figure. A religious and pius student who is venerated in Argentina, specially in the northern Patagonia. After starting the priesthood, he parted to Italy in 1904. Pope Pius X received him in September, then Ceferino moved to Turín to continue his religious education. But he got sick in the Italian winter and died of tuberculosis at Rome. In 1924 the rest of the young boy were returned to Argentina. In 1945 was elevated to the Vatican a solicitation for his pontification...[Read More] (Bio by: 380W) Santuario de María Auxiliadora en Fortín Mercedes, Buenos Aires, Argentina