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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2003 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Mrs. Margaret Biter      
Basilica of St. Michael, Loretto

Mrs. Jeanne L. Brault
Our Lady of Victory Parish, State College

Mrs. Emily Fenimore
Saint Stephen Parish, Johnstown

Mrs. Rose Marie Fochler
Saint Rose of Lima Parish, Altoona

Mr. Chester Kowalski
Holy Rosary Parish, Juniata, Altoona

Mr. Anthony Misciagna
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Altoona

Mr. Kenneth and Mrs. Linda Morchesky
Saint Benedict Parish, Carrolltown

George Boldizar
Saint Demetrius Parish, Gallitzin

Ms. Diane Fanale
Altoona Central Catholic School
Monsignor George B. Flinn, V.G.
Rector St. John Gualbert Cathedral, Johnstown

Mrs. Terri Kodgis
Saint Columba Parish, Johnstown

Sister Mary of Mount Carmel
Carmelite Monastery of St.Therese of Lisieux, Loretto

Sister Margie Monahan, CCW
Fulton County Mission, Saint Stephen Parish, McConnellsburg

Mr. Dino Tessari
Saint Benedict Parish, Johnstown

Mrs. Kathleen M. Weaver
Saint Peter Parish, Somerset

Sister Rose Marie Vogel, CSJ
Visitation, Johnstown