Andrea Veggio is confirmed dead at the age of 96.
Andrea was best known as a Italian Roman Catholic prelate.
Andrea Veggio
Titular Bishop of Velia
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
SeeTitular See of Velia
In office1983 - 2001
PredecessorAntonio Mazza
SuccessorIncumbent
Orders
Ordination29 June 1947
Consecration8 Semptember 1983
by Giuseppe Amari
Personal details
Born(1923-08-28)28 August 1923
Manerba del Garda, Italy
DiedJune 6, 2020(2020-06-06) (aged 96)
Negrar, Italy
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Andrea Veggio (28 August 1923 – 6 June 2020) was an Italian Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. He was born in Manerba del Garda, Italy and was ordained a priest on 29 June 1947. He was appointed auxiliary bishop to the Diocese of Verona on 1 August 1983, as well as titular bishop of Velia, and ordained bishop on 8 September 1983. He retired from the diocese of Verona on 8 September 2001.
He died in the “Casa del Clero” of Negrar, Italy on 6 June 2020
See also
List of oldest Catholic bishops
Diocese of Verona
External links
Catholic-Hierarchy
Diocese of Verona (Italian)
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