Death of Bishop Emeritus John D' Arcy

August 18, 1932 - February 3, 2013
Fort Wayne, Indiana | Age 80

Longtime Indiana bishop dies at age 80
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Bishop Emeritus John D'Arcy, who oversaw the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend for 24 years during a time of church closings, a national sex-abuse scandal and some run-ins with University of Notre Dame leaders, has died. He was 80 years old.

Diocese spokesman Sean McBride says D'Arcy died Sunday of cancer at his home in Fort Wayne. D'Arcy, who was treated for prostate cancer in 2011, announced last month he was battling a rare form of...

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