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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How is one declared a saint?



1990 Prince Gallitzin Cross Award Recipients

Miss Florence Gaida 
Most Precious Blood-Emeigh

Dr. William Kirsch 
St. Thomas More-Roaring Spring

Msgr. Thomas E. Madden
Blessed Sacrament Cathedral-Altoona

Mr. Michael Michrina
St. Benedict-Carrolltown

Mrs. Grace Murphy
Holy Name-Ebensburg

Miss Nellie Sank 
Holy Family-Hooversville

Mr. William G. Southard 
SS. Peter & Paul-Philipsburg 

Rev. Benedict L. Wolf
St. Stephen-McConnellsburg

Mr. Ronald Geiser 
St. Benedict-Johnstown

Mr. Mark E. Lavallee 
Penn State Catholic Center

Mrs. Clara McMath 
St. Mary-Shade Gap

Dr. Russ Miller 
St. Augustine-St. Augustine

John & Lois Paul
St. Rochus-Johnstown

Sister Aubrey Schaffer, R.S.M. 
Mercy Center Convent-Dallas

Mr. George Wasko
St. John-Portage