CAPOVILLA, Loris Cardinal (1915-2016)
Italian cardinal. At the time of his death he was the oldest living Catholic bishop from Italy and the fourth oldest in the world. Capovilla served as personal secretary to Pope Saint John XXIII from 1958-63.
DS – Document Signed. Several words in his handwriting, signed and dated 2001 on the back cover of a brochure describing the steps to sainthood for Pope John XXIII. Accompanied by original mailing envelope in the handwriting of Capovilla.