Bishop Curlin laid to rest in Charlotte

Bishop William G. Curlin of the Diocese of Charlotte was 90 (Photo: Diocese of Charlotte)

JANUARY 3, 2018: William G. Curlin, Bishop of Charlotte from 1994 to 2002 and who passed away on December 23, 2017, was laid to rest on January 3, 2018. Over 600 people attended Bishop Curlin’s funeral Mass in Charlotte’s St. Gabriel Church presided over by Baltimore Archbishop William Lori. Curlin served 60 years with the Church, and died at the age of 90. He was buried at Belmont Abbey, just west of Charlotte.

For the Crux story on the bishop’s funeral, click here.

For the National Catholic Reporter story on his death, click here.