Ján Eugen Kočiš

Slovak priest

Bishop Ján Eugen Kočiš (25 June 1926 – 4 December 2019) was a Slovak and Czech Greek Catholic hierarch. He was a Titular Bishop of Abrittum and an Auxiliary Bishop of the Ruthenian Catholic Apostolic Exarchate of Czech Republic from 24 April 2004 until 7 October 2006.[1] Kočiš was born in Pozdišovce, Czechoslovakia.

Kočiš died on 4 December 2019 in Prešov, Slovakia at the age of 93.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Biskup Ján Eugen Kočiš sa v sobotu dožíva životného jubilea: 90-tky". Official Website of The Eparchy of Bratislava (in Slovak). Retrieved 9 November 2017.
  2. "Zomrel gréckokatolícky emeritný biskup Ján Eugen Kočiš". presov.korzar.sme.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 4 December 2019.