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Bishop Charles Grahmann, Sixth Bishop of Dallas

Bishop Charles Victor Grahmann
July 15, 1931 - August 14, 2018

(Dallas) The Most Reverend Charles V. Grahmann, 87, passed away late this afternoon, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in San Antonio during cardiac surgery.  He was the sixth bishop of the Diocese of Dallas serving from 1990 until May 1, 2007.

Bishop Grahmann was born in Hallettsville, Texas on July 15, 1931.  He was ordained to the priesthood on March 17, 1956 in San Antonio, Texas.  He was named an auxiliary bishop to the Archdiocese of San Antonio in 1981 and was named the first bishop of the Diocese of Victoria in 1982.  He became the Bishop of the Diocese of Dallas on July 14, 1990.

His funeral services are pending.  

 


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Bishop Charles Grahamann, Sixth Bishop of Dallas

Photos of Bishop Charles V. Grahmann courtesy of the Archdiocese of San Antonio

 

 

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