Cardinal John Francis Dearden

Cardinal John Francis Dearden

Birth
Valley Falls, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 1 Aug 1988 (aged 80)
Southfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Burial Southfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Plot Bishops Section
Memorial ID 5491833 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Cardinal. He was ordained into the priesthood on December 8, 1932. He was named Coadjutor Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on May 18, 1948, as Bishop of Pittsburgh on December 22, 1950. He then was appointed as Archbishop of Detroit, Michigan, serving from 1958 to 1980. On April 28, 1969 he was created Cardinal by Pope Paul VI.


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  • Created by: Kevin John Krzeszowski
  • Added: 29 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5491833
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cardinal John Francis Dearden (15 Oct 1907–1 Aug 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5491833, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Kevin John Krzeszowski (contributor 26599150) .