19 October 2010

"McKees Rocks Priest Dies In Hospital"

The Daily Courier 7 April 1958 p.2
"Pittsburgh (UP) - The Rev. Carmine Cillo, 77, pastor of Mother of Sorrows Church in McKees Rocks for 43 years, died Friday in St. John's Hospital.

A native of Pietradefusi, Italy, he came to America in 1914. He was ordained in Benevento, Italy, in 1906.

He served as assistant pastor of St. Michael Church in Butler until August, 1915, when he became pastor of the McKees Rocks church.

Pontifical requiem high mass will be celebrated Tuesday.  Burial will be in the vault of the family chapel in Pietradefusi."


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