Cause for the Canonization of 

Servant of God 

Demetrius Gallitzin

"Apostle of the Alleghenies"




Who was Demetrius Gallitzin?

Catholic Register - Biographical Sketch

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Prince Gallitzin Cross Awards


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1998 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Mr. Gary Beuke 
St. Clement, Johnstown

Ms. Virginia Eckenrode
St. Benedict, Carrolltown

Dr. Arthur Julian 
St. Patrick, Gallitzin

Sr. Mary de Paul Porta, R.S.M.
Bishop McCort High School, Johnstown

Mr. Walter Sapanski 
Lady of Victory, State College

Ms. Gertrude Shuma 
Christ the King, Barnesboro

Mrs. Dorothy Weaver 
St. John Gualbert, Johnstown

Mr. James E. Earnest
Lady of the Alleghenies, Lilly 

Mrs. Rita Hoover 
Basilica of St. Michael, Loretto

Mr. Paul McConnell 
Lady of Mt. Carmel, Altoona

Rev. Robert L. Ruston 
St. Agnes, Cassandra

Mr. Larry Servinsky 
St. John the Baptist, Portage

Ms. Delrose Shuss 
Queen of Peace, Patton

Mr. & Mrs. John Wolf 
St. Therese, Altoona