· Served as first president of the dicastery for health care workers ·
Cardinal Fiorenzo Angelini, President emeritus of the Pontifical Council
for Health Care Workers, died in Rome at
the age of 98. The only Roman cardinal, he was born on 1 August
The cardinal's funeral was celebrated on Monday, 24 November, at 3 pm in the Vatican Basilica by Cardinal Dean Angelo Sodano. At the end of the funeral, Pope Francis presided at the rite of ultima commendatio and of valedictio.
St. Peter’s Square
Oct. 23, 2019
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