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Alexander Zaleski, American bishop.

Background

Zaleski, Alexander was born on June 24, 1906 in Laurel, New York, United States. Son of Anthony and Bertha (Janulewicz) A.

Education

Student Don Bosco Prep. Student St. Mary’s College, Orchard Lake, Mich.

Career

Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1931. Assistant pastor Ressurrection, St. Thomas the Apostle, Detroit, 1931-1932. Instructor St. Mary’s College, 1935-1937.

Vice chancellor Archdiocese of Detroit, 1937-1949. Pastor St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Pontiac, 1949-1956. Auxiliary bishop, Detroit, 1950-1964.

Vicar general, 1954-1964. Bishop, Lansing, Michigan, 1964-1975. Formerly pastor St. Alphonsus Parish, Dearborn, Michigan Chairman commission on doctrine National Council Catholic Bishops, 1966-1970.

Vice chairman of the board of trustees Catholic U. American, since 1968.

Connections

father:
Anthony A.

mother:
Bertha (Janulewicz) A.