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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2004 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Mrs. Marian E. Airhart  

Mrs. Antoinette (Toni) Beigle
Saint John, Bellefonte

Mrs. Eileen Dunn Bertanzetti
Immaculate Conception, Lock Haven

Mrs. Mary C. Harvey
Holy Name, Ebensburg

Sister Pauline Kawtoski, C.C.W.
Carmelite Community of the Word

John and Monica Kendera
Saint John Gualbert Cathedral, Johnstown

Mr. Adam S. Lee
Basilica of Saint Michael, Loretto

Sister Donna Marie Leiden, S.C.
Principal, Bishop McCort, Johnstown

Sister Mary Parks, C.S.J.
Diocesan Secretary for Communications

Mrs. Mary Lou Putek
Immaculate Conception, Lock Haven

Mr. James D. Quigley
Our Lady of Victory, State College

Guido and Deborah Santella
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Altoona

Reverend Frank A. Scornaienchi, T.O.R.
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Altoona

Mrs. Adele Shaughnessey
Saint Demetrius, Gallitzin