Peter Lorsung Monsignor 1907-1992


Attended St. John's Prep School, University, and Seminary. Ordained Priest June 5, 1933. He was assigned to St. Boniface at Melrose 1933-34, St. Patrick at Melrose 1934-37, St. Mary Cathedral at St. Cloud 1937, St. Patrick in Minden township 1937-38, Sacred Heart at Sauk Rapids 1938-46, and again at St. Mary Cathedral 1946-53. He was made a Monsignor in December 1953 and was the Vicar General of the Diocese of St Cloud during the episcopacy of Bishop Peter Bartholome from 1953-68. After that he was at St. Alexius at West Union and St. Bartholomew at Villard 1968-73, and St Joseph at Grey Eagle and St Bernard at Ward Springs 1973-86. He retired at Grey Eagle in 1986.


  • 08 Feb 1907 born , Millerville, Douglas County, Minnesota.
  • 11 Sep 1992 (age 85) died , St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota.


Grandfather Unknown

Grandmother Unknown

Grandfather Matthias Kotschevar -1886

 Grandmother Anna Maria Hockert 1860-1942


Father Anthony J. Lorsung 1877-1960

Mother Anna Maria Kotschevar 1884-1918

Siblings Matthias Lorsung 1908-1994, Marcella Lorsung 1911-1984, ____, Jerome Lorsung 1913-1998, Adelbert Lorsung 1916-1993, Peter Lorsung Monsignor 1907-1992,



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