The remains of Cardinal Samuel Stritch, S.T.D., Archbishop of Chicago, who died in Rome on?
The remains of Cardinal Samuel Stritch, S.T.D., Archbishop of Chicago, who died in Rome on May 27th. aged, were taken to Ciampino Airport to be sent to the United States. The Cardinal is to be interned in his family's tomb at Chicago.
In Rome a A service was at the Church of St. Igazio and was attended by high officials of the Catholic Church, civic authorities, diplomats and relatives of the Cardinal.
At the airport several hundred people gathered to pay their last respects to Cardinal Stritch.
For details of the Cardinal's background and life please refer to the information sheet supplied under Production Number 6408.