Death of Bishop Cirilo Flores

June 20, 1948 - September 6, 2014
San Diego, California | Age 66

San Diego bishop dies after battle with cancer
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The Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego has died.

The diocese says Bishop Cirilo Flores died Saturday in Mission Valley after a battle of cancer. He was 66.

U-T San Diego reports ( ) that Flores had been ailing since April 17, when he suffered a stroke. While under treatment, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Flores became the Diocese of San Diego's first...

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