The following prelates died in recent weeks:
- Archbishop Estanislao Alcaraz Figueroa, emeritus of Morelia, Mexico, on July 13, at the age of 87.
- Bishop Julio Amilcar Bethancourt Fioravanti of Santa Rosa de Lima, Guatemala, on July 5, at the age of 69.
- Bishop Edwin Bernard Broderick, emeritus of Albany, U.S.A., on July 2, at the age of 89.
- Bishop Jose Fernandes Veloso, emeritus of Petropolis, Brazil, on July 10, at the age of 90.
- Bishop Thomas Fernando, emeritus of Tiruchirapalli, India, on July 4, at the age of 93.
- Bishop Jesus Rocha of Oliveira, Brazil, on July 13, at the age of 66.
- Bishop Carlos Talavera Ramirez, emeritus of Coatzacoalcos, Mexico, on July 2, at the age of 82.
May they and all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.